Tag Archives: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Sacramento River Levee Access Concerns

“The levee is not any homeowner’s backyard. When the State acquired easements many years ago to improve the levees, the homeowners’ predecessors surrendered their right to control what they do with the levees. From 10 feet off the landside levee

Building up against sacred land: Is ‘The Brazil Mound’ now threatened?

Editor’s note: To protect the property known as The Brazil Mound from visitors, the Pocket News is respecting the anonymity its exact location by the request of Sharon Waechter, author of “The Brazil Mound; Archaeology of a Prehistoric Village,” and

To the Editor

Friends of the Sacramento River Parkway is devoted to the completion of a multi-use trail on the levee through the Pocket and Little Pocket neighborhoods – a plan approved by the city council nearly forty years ago.