Citrus Heights Sentinel Logo
Home » moratorium


Drive-thru, moratorium

Citrus Heights vice mayor proposes moratorium on new drive-thru’s

Citrus Heights Vice Mayor Tim Schaefer on Thursday sought the support of his fellow council members in considering a five-year moratorium on new drive-thru restaurants, saying the city has gone “a little over the top” on such businesses.

Citrus Heights extends ban on new massage permits thru 2015

City council members voted unanimously last week to pass an “urgency ordinance” that extends a 45-day temporary ban on new massage permits for another 10 months, citing continued concerns about prostitution in Citrus Heights massage parlors and a…

Neon sign, massage sauna 2005. Photo credit, Justin Cormack

Citrus Heights bans new massage permits; cites prostitution

Following undercover sting operations in the past month resulting in two arrests for prostitution, Citrus Heights council members unanimously passed an “urgency ordinance” last week declaring a 45-day moratorium on most new massage parlors, citing the need for…