Issue: March 28, 2013

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The feature: Robert Gammon and Nick Miller take a look at what's

holding back smart growth in Sacramento. Could it be the California

Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)?

Elsewhere in the issue: Dave Kempa hits the field with the Sacramento

Lady Salamanders, a soccer team geared towards homeless women in the

area; Nick Miller takes a look at Sacramento and Seattle's respective

finance plans for the claiming the Kings; Aaron Carnes profiles

veteran local music promoter Jerry Perry and his venture into

public-access television; Rachel Leibrock bids adieu to The Hangar, a

famed music studio; Best of the Burbs nominees are announced; and more.