I Street Bridge Lantern Festival
Find out how the recent Lantern Festival relates to the I St. Bridge deck conversion project
On March 23rd, 3,000 community members from both sides of the river attended the I Street Bridge Lantern Festival to celebrate the region's culture and learn about proposed changes to the span. Over 800 community members gave their input on the plans to transform the upper deck into a bicycle and pedestrian only route between West Sacramento and Sacramento.
Click here to learn more about the I Street Bridge Deck Conversion project.
Watch this recap video of the event to learn more!
About West Sacramento
Located at the urban core of the Capital region, West Sacramento is one of the region's principal employment centers and is a global food hub connecting the nation's most productive agricultural valleys to international manufacturing, production, sensing, research, innovation, and logistics. The city's population has doubled since its incorporation in 1987, and is currently home to 53,000 residents. The environment of the city is richly diverse, with historic neighborhoods of all income levels, urban development areas and opportunities for large and small infill projects, highly livable suburbs nestled between the urban core and the region's agricultural assets, miles of waterfront, and business and industrial parks, all supporting a powerful economic engine for prosperity.
|Geographic Size||22.85 square miles|
|Bachelor's Degree (Age 25+)||18.3%|
|Per Capita Income (2017)||$27,224|
|Water/Wastewater||City of West Sacramento|