All Things Considered 2008-03-24

Monday, March 24, 2008

    Part of Series

  • Business Journal: Fees Would Fund Natomas Levee Repairs
    Sacramento’s flood control agency is considering new development fees to help meet a $162 million shortfall for levee projects in Natomas. It means the price for commercial and residential projects may go up in the flood-prone region.
    Monday, March 24, 2008
  • Foreclosure Workshop Set For Oak Park
    Homeowners in Oak Park - one of the Sacramento neighborhoods hardest hit by sub-prime mortgage defaults - will get some help Monday night.
    Monday, March 24, 2008
  • Yolo County Seeks New Gang Injunction
    Yolo County prosecutors are once again trying to impose a gang injunction in West Sacramento. A hearing is set for Monday at the Yolo County Courthouse in Woodland.
    Monday, March 24, 2008
  • Landlords Face New Fees For Inspections
    Sacramento wants to get tough on landlords who don't take care of their properties. The city is expanding a rental housing inspection program.
    Monday, March 24, 2008
  • Federal Prosecutors Crack Down on Alleged Mortgage Fraud
    Nineteen people have been indicted in what federal investigators say is nationwide mortgage fraud. Victims—most in California—were told they would be saved from foreclosure. Instead most lost their homes.
    Monday, March 24, 2008
  • Airline Passengers' Bill Of Rights Takes Off
    After several incidents where people were stuck on grounded planes for hours, one lawmaker is working on a “bill of rights” for airline passengers in California. And the idea has passed its first test in the state legislature.
    Tuesday, March 25, 2008