Good morning Sacramento. Right here’s what it’s essential to know for Monday July 31, 2017:
The Feather River Parkway will shut down Monday for emergency levee repairs.
Crews want to put 2.9 miles of seepage cutoff wall earlier than the subsequent runoff occasion to make sure the security of roughly seventy five,000 individuals dwelling in Yuba Metropolis and Sutter County, officers stated.
“So long as it signifies that our house is safer, then I am nice with it being closed,” stated Samantha Hanson, who was visiting Feather River Parkway.
The levee misery was induced from the excessive water ranges in February. Mike Luery has extra.
WATCH OUT FOR
++ The San Joaquin County Courthouse opens for enterprise Monday. The thirteen-story courthouse is the most important constructing in Stockton. It was purported to be completed on the finish of final yr, however confronted delays and a climbing price ticket.
++ The brand new UC Davis chancellor begins work Tuesday. Gary S. Might just lately served because the Dean of Georgia Tech’s School of Engineering. He replaces Linda Katehi, who resigned from her publish after an investigation discovered she violated a number of college polices. Katehi will develop into a school professor as UC Davis this Fall.
++ It is Nationwide Night time Out! Dozens of Northern California neighborhoods will host occasions for residents to construct relationships with regulation enforcement.
THE BIG STORIES
++ Cal Hearth firefighters are battling two large blazes in Tuolumne County. The Jacksonville hearth ignited Saturday selling evacuations. The Twist Hearth began Sunday close to the identical space and prompted extra evacuations. Get the newest on the fires right here.
++ Do you assume California faculties ought to begin after eight:30 a.m.? A invoice is cruising by means of the Legislature that may prohibit center faculties and excessive faculties from beginning sooner than eight:30 a.m. A remaining vote might be coming subsequent month. Right here is why the invoice is getting combined grades.
++ Sacramento is the most effective metropolis in Northern California for renters, in response to a brand new research. A report by WalletHub analyzed one hundred fifty cities throughout the nation to find out the perfect and worst cities for renters. Sacramento ranked 53rd on the record nationwide and was the primary Northern California metropolis to point out up on the record. See the place Stockton and Modesto ended up.
++ So lovely! Take a look at this superb subject of flowers off of Interstate eighty in Fairfield.
Monday is the beginning of a really heat week in Northern California. Temperatures are anticipated to remain at or round one hundred levels all week.