Part of the greater Sacramento metropolitan area, Citrus Heights is a family-friendly city featuring a shopping mall, various recreation activities and California distinguished schools. With easy access to many amenities and relatively affordable housing market, more than 80,000 residents of Sacramento County call Citrus Heights home.
Starting in 2020, the City Heights City Council switched to district elections. Its members meet at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Meetings are open to the public.
Prompted by school shootings across the U.S., the city is studying the feasibility of putting a police officer on every public school campus in the city.(Nov. 26, 2022) → Read the full Citrus Heights Sentinel report
The latest vote count totals released Nov. 22 show Mayor Porsche Middleton has regained a slight lead of 29 votes in the race for Citrus Heights City Council District 5.(Nov. 26, 2022) → Read the full Citrus Heights Sentinel report