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Thursday, August 18, 2022

City News

Downtown Davis hosts 2nd Friday ArtAbout Tours 

The open-to-all walking art tours make a reappearance after a hiatus due to the pandemic   By RIDDHI PURANIK — city@theaggie.org   Davis Downtown Business Association, hosts monthly...

City of Davis announces return of public piano program

“In the Key of Davis” public pianos reappear in Davis after a long hiatus   By RIDDHI PURANIK — city@theaggie.org   The city of Davis relaunched its public...

City of Davis celebrates the 4th of July 

The city of Davis hosted a free celebration honoring Independence Day on the 4th of July at Community Park.    By RIDDHI PURANIK — city@theaggie.org   The city...

South Fork Preserve Open Space opened on May 21 with public accessibility improvements 

New walking paths, signage and seating areas aim to make the preserve more inclusive to people with physical disabilities   By RIDDHI PURANIK — city@theaggie.org   This spring,...

Yolo County Office of Education accepts James B. McClatchy Foundation Grant

The $100,000 grant will go toward civic engagement in Yolo County schools   By SOFIA BIREN — city@theaggie.org   On April 28, Yolo County announced that its Office...

May designated as Mental Health Awareness Month in Yolo County

The community encourages talking about mental health to raise awareness and increase access to resources   By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   In a press release published...

CivicSpark AmeriCorps application open for the 2022-2023 school year 

Sacramento County is offering greenhouse inventory and building electrification in support of the fellowship position    By SOFIA BIREN — city@theaggie.org   The AmeriCorps CivicSpark program, is a...

Woodland opens COVID-19 test-to-treat site

The new site will provide prescriptions for antiviral medication if necessary   By RACHEL SHEY — city@theaggie.org   Yolo County recently opened its first “test-to-treat site” in Woodland,...

Sacramento, Yolo County aim to make voting accessible to all who are eligible 

With the California primary election coming up on June 7, The Aggie explores accessible voting options for voters with disabilities and discusses how county...

Yolo County hosted ‘Rethink Your Drink Day’ on May 11

Program encourages people to replace sugary drinks with water   By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   In a press release published on April 27, Yolo County announced that...

Yolo County launches textile recycling program 

Yolo County Central Landfill now accepting fabrics for resale and reprocessing   By LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org   The Yolo County Central Landfill (YCCL) opened a textile recycling...

Election for Yolo County’s next sheriff coming up

Deputy Tommy Hayes challenges current sheriff Tom Lopez By RACHEL SHEY — city@theaggie.org Voters in the June 7 primary election in Yolo County will be able...

UC Davis students rally for abortion rights in response to Supreme Court draft opinion

The voices of the protesters at UC Davis’ “Rally for Roe” march  By CHRIS PONCE — city@theaggie.org  On Monday, May 2, a leaked Supreme Court draft...

County supervisors decide to purchase St. John’s Retirement Village

Due to the pandemic, St. John’s announces closure and Yolo County purchases the facility in Woodland for $2.9 million   By: RIDDHI PURANIK — city@theaggie.org         St....

Request for Qualifications for public art project at N Street Park open until June 3

Artwork will help to promote engagement with the arts in Davis   By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   In a news release, the city of Davis announced that...