A pet-friendly “Pet-a-Palooza” event this Saturday is promising “nonstop action for you and your dog,” with obstacle courses, doggy treats, a “splash” area, and a K-9 demonstration by the Citrus Heights Police Department…
A small crowd of community members and city leaders came together for a day of workshops, food, and tours at the newly enhanced Stock Ranch Nature Preserve — a 47-acre park, tucked away behind the Citrus Heights Wal-Mart and Costco.
“It’s a beautiful, pristine, natural preserve, right here in the middle of a city,” said Vice Mayor Sue Frost, who attended the event. “You wouldn’t even know it’s here.”
Citrus Heights will be showing off its newly enhanced Stock Ranch Nature Preserve on April 12, with tours, gardening workshops, entertainment, and food. A grant by the California Department of Parks and Recreation in 2011 gave the City an opportunity to create outdoor learning opportunities in the 47-acre preserve. Now[Read More…]