Latest Rancho Cordova, California Stories

2014-06-25 12:21:54

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Scott Seymour, Chief Executive Officer of GenCorp, will provide an update about the work being done at the Aerojet Rocketdyne facility in Rancho Cordova, California, to support NASA's vision for the future during a media availability at 11 a.m. PDT Monday, June 30. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Media interested in attending the media briefing should RSVP by 8 a.m....

2010-04-26 07:00:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Auto-Lab Franchise Management Corporation, DBA Auto-Lab Complete Car Care Centers, announced the opening of a new store located at 10655 Coloma Rd, Rancho Cordova, CA. The store is owned and operated by TFL, Inc, and is the first Auto-Lab Complete Car Care Center location operating in California. Auto-Lab is on pace for its goal of 50 locations nationwide by the end of 2010, with Rancho Cordova being the third opening of a new Auto-Lab...

2010-01-15 19:06:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) announced the formation of Easton Development Company, LLC ("EDC") to continue the execution of the planning, entitlement, development and value creation activities regarding the excess real estate owned by GenCorp and Aerojet in Sacramento, California. For the past six years, the Company has been working to create the Easton master plan. Spanning approximately 6,000 acres, Easton is comprised of a series of...

2008-12-30 16:43:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) issued the following statement: As the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) continues the investigation into the explosion that occurred in a Rancho Cordova neighborhood on Christmas Eve, PG&E is committed to providing investigators with all information that will assist them in determining the cause of the accident. "The community deserves answers," said Jack Keenan, PG&E...

2008-12-25 20:31:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today released the following statement regarding the event that occurred Wednesday, December 24 in Rancho Cordova, a suburb of Sacramento, Calif.: "PG&E is greatly saddened by the tragic loss of life and injuries caused by yesterday's explosion," said Jack Keenan, PG&E Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. "We extend our deepest sympathies to the people impacted by this terrible...

2008-12-22 07:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) announced today that the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved the Final Environmental Impact Report and amendments to Sacramento County's General Plan for the Glenborough at Easton and Easton Place project. The actions occurred at the Board of Supervisors' December 10 and December 17, 2008 meetings. Located on approximately 1,400 acres in eastern Sacramento County, the project is...

2008-08-07 06:00:22

By Cathy Locke, The Sacramento Bee, Calif. Aug. 7--El Dorado County became the first jurisdiction to endorse a regional fee program to help fund transportation projects in the Highway 50 corridor. Members of the Board of Supervisors said last week that their support was contingent on the backing of other participants in the Highway 50 Corridor Mobility Partnership and creation of a governing body to oversee the program. The partnership was formed about three years ago to develop a...

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