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Federal Appeals Case Impacts Illegal Camping Ordinance

​A federal court decision has ruled that illegal camping ordinances are unconstitutional and that local governments cannot cite or arrest anyone sleeping on public property. On Sept. 4, 2018, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on the case Robert Martin v. City of Boise, stating that enforcing anti-camping ordinances when adequate shelter beds are unavailable is [...]

By |2018-09-18T18:34:14+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: Government|0 Comments

An Obvious Solution to a Complex Problem

By Sacramento County Supervisor Sue Frost Sue Frost Every year, our Sacramento County Sheriff's are receiving more and more dispatch calls for people experiencing a mental health crisis.  Unfortunately, far too many of these people don't get the help they need and wind up downtown in the Sacramento County Main Jail for a few days because [...]

By |2018-08-24T14:02:42+00:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: Sue Frost|Comments Off on An Obvious Solution to a Complex Problem

Fair Ruling on Fair Share

Supervisor Sue Frost By Sacramento County Supervisor Sue Frost In June, the United States Supreme Court issued a decision in the case of Janus v. AFSCME, ruling that the First Amendment protects public employees from being required to pay money to a union without their consent.  As this was a high profile case that [...]

By |2018-08-01T00:13:49+00:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Sue Frost|Comments Off on Fair Ruling on Fair Share

Join Supervisor Frost’s Online Town Hall Meeting Monday July 23

Supervisor Sue Frost Join Sacramento County District 4 Supervisor Sue Frost for her online town hall meeting using Facebook Live. Sacramento County citizens will be able to watch live, ask questions, and participate in the town hall meeting using their computer or mobile device. Supervisor Frost has been active online as well as offline, [...]

By |2018-07-19T10:16:27+00:00July 19th, 2018|Categories: Happenings, Sue Frost|Comments Off on Join Supervisor Frost’s Online Town Hall Meeting Monday July 23

City of Sacramento Wants to Annex the Panhandle; Why this is Important to Rio Linda

On Monday, Rio Linda Elverta Recreation and Parks District administrator Mike Heller spoke at the Rio Linda Visions meeting about the proposed "Panhandle" annexation by the City of Sacramento. You can listen to the presentation below. City of Sacramento image The Panhandle is about 1,400 acres in Sacramento County. This is composed [...]

By |2018-07-13T14:33:59+00:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: Government|Comments Off on City of Sacramento Wants to Annex the Panhandle; Why this is Important to Rio Linda

Sue Frost: Evaluating Sacramento County’s New Voting System

In the most recent June 5th election, most of the Sacramento County voters were shocked or confused and some were angry. They were unaware that one year prior, the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors had fundamentally changed the way we vote. In this election, all voters were mailed absentee ballots, and our 500+ traditional polling locations [...]

By |2018-06-28T10:17:46+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Government, Sue Frost|Comments Off on Sue Frost: Evaluating Sacramento County’s New Voting System