Water Rates Why does Sacramento's water
company want to raise many of its customers rates by more than a
third over three years? California American Water will be hosting
two community meeting today and tomorrow to inform customers of its
current request for a rate adjustment from the California Public
Utilities Commission. We'll talk about it with Evan Jacobs,
external affairs manager for California American Water in Northern
Arena Task Force Decision The four plans for
a new arena go before the Sacramento City Council tomorrow.
Sacramento First Task Force, a citizen's committee that considered
and ranked the proposals, made their decision on Friday. We'll talk
with comittee member Chris Lehane about why they favor David
Taylor's plan over the others.
Capitol Museum Curator State Capitol Building
Manager and Historian Vito Sgromo tells us some of the stories
behind all of those official portraits of governors at the State
Capitol and what the process will be for adding a painting of
former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Yiyun Li Author and UC Davis Professor Yiyun
Li was recently named to the shortlist for the prestigious Story
Prize, which will be awarded in March. Her latest collection of
short stories, "Gold Boy, Emerald Girl," was released last year.
This interview originally aired in September 2010.