Capital of the Free State, such as it is. Megacorps own the politicos, but what else is really new? It's really only notable for the endless games of back-stabbing going on between the local corps, the govt, and foreign megas. Every side changes allies and enemies on a near weekly basis to prevent their double dealings secret. The word of the day in the central valley is money.
The word is also “Humanis”. Central Valley is not a friendly place for the Awakened, be they magic or meta. During the aftermath of the Treaty of Denver, many survivalist and Aryan-Nation types from Montana and Idaho were relocated to California and settled in the Central Valley. Metas are seen as below garbage – “driving while Ork” can be a crime and a death sentence, particularly in Sacramento and the Chico-Oroville metroplex. COGMA - Where the locals see themselves as the Last Vanguard of True Humanity against the “metahuman hordes” that live in the north of the state between the Valley and Tir.