Production of Madness Unwatched LLC. While the University of California flagships are in Berkeley and Los Angeles, the creation of a Cal Poly Sacramento - particularly if the new campus combined with Cal State Sacramento and UC Davis in a partnership like that of the Claremont colleges in Southern California - would put Sacramento in the municipal big leagues. Officially, the address of the Golden 1 Center is 500 David J. Stern Walk..  Turner Construction, known in the Sacramento area for having built Terminal B at Sacramento International Airport and other projects, was the construction manager for the new arena. For assistance accessing our public files, please call 916-278-8900 or email us. , The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced Sacramento as a host city for the first and second rounds of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament on March 17 and 19, 2017. The Kings franchise has annual revenues of $100 million a year, according to Forbes, or about two-thirds the size of a typical Costco store. All 84 vote centers in the county are scheduled to open on October 31 and will remain so through November 3. Each of Cal Poly's campuses has an annual budget of more than $200 million. Sacramento Kings President Chris Granger joins us to chat about the Golden 1 Center and the Downtown Commons. So would a half-billion-dollar basketball arena. It’s one of 18 early-vote centers in Sacramento County that debuted on Saturday.  The City of Sacramento would have paid $255.5 million, the Kings would have contributed $73.25 million, and AEG was going to contribute $58.75 million. The Wi-Fi in the Golden 1 Center is expected to be '17,000 times faster' than home Internet. It sits partially on the site of the former Downtown Plaza shopping center. Sacramento Regional Transit (RT) has five light rail stations in the vicinity, with the closest at 8th & K (also known as St. Rose of Lima Park Station). AP Top 25: Ohio State, Wisconsin rise in latest poll, The best free-throw shooters in men's history, 14 observations from the Big Ten's return to football. That's a lot of Snapchatting and Instagramming. “In and out, really. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. , The Kings decided to name the street leading to the front door of the arena in honor of former NBA Commissioner David Stern, whose persistent, decades-long efforts helped keep the franchise in Sacramento. Sports Business Daily is reporting that Sacramento-based Golden 1 Credit Union will be the naming rights partner for the Sacrament Kings' new downtown arena. It sits partially on the site of the former Downtown Plaza shopping center. Yes, people have strong feelings about the Kings, and the town obviously needs something. Additionally, Golden 1 Center utilizes only FSC-certified wood, an international standard of quality and responsible forest management.  The arena earned LEED Platinum certification in late September 2016. But it's not an arena. It is estimated that 10–15% of visitors will walk, bike or take public transportation to Golden 1 Center events. not only get to savor some of the best food in the Sacramento area, Stadiums and arenas typically wind up transferring a lot of public money to already wealthy owners of sports teams without offering much in return economically.
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