In a twist, Alameda places its city manager on administrative leave

Alameda City ManagerJill KeimachALAMEDA CITY COUNCIL As the public awaited the potential release of an independent investigation into claims of political interference made by its City Manager Jill Keimach, the Alameda City Council, instead, came out of a nearly five-hour special closed session meeting Friday evening to announce she was being placed on paid administrative leave.Read … Continue reading In a twist, Alameda places its city manager on administrative leave

Hayward school board president tells obtrusive city council to ‘stay in your lane’

Hayward school board President Lisa Brunnerscolded the City Council Tuesday night.HAYWARD | Relations between the Hayward City Council and its school board has been sour for years, but recent contentiousness between the two government bodies spilled out in public view Tuesday night.Hayward school board President Lisa Brunner ripped some Hayward City Council members for publicly … Continue reading Hayward school board president tells obtrusive city council to ‘stay in your lane’

Report: Hayward’s police chief placed on administrative leave

HAYWARD | Hayward Police Chief Diane Stuart was placed on administrative leave, according to a report Monday.No further information is available pending a personnel investigation, said City Manager Kelly McAdoo, according to KRON. Stuart was named Hayward's top cop in 2011.Hayward Capt. Mark Knoller was named acting police chief, according to McAdoo.While the circumstances surrounding … Continue reading Report: Hayward’s police chief placed on administrative leave

HUSD assistant superintendent follows boss in filing claim against school board

HAYWARD | The Hayward superintendent accused of attacking two school board members in closed session and who allowed an alleged rapist speak to underperforming high school students filed a claim last month against the school district for violating his privacy. Now, the East Bay Citizen has learned another school district administrator has filed a claim … Continue reading HUSD assistant superintendent follows boss in filing claim against school board

Text from Hayward supe contradicts claim school district initiated buyout talks

Hayward Superintendent Stan "Data" Dobbs ison paid administrative leave while the schoolboard investigates his past action.HAYWARD SCHOOL BOARD |Despite several public denials, a text from embattled Hayward Superintendent Stan “Data” Dobbs to the school board’s counsel shows he initiated discussions over his potential departure, not board officials.The text from Dobbs, dated Mar. 24, references his … Continue reading Text from Hayward supe contradicts claim school district initiated buyout talks

Why the Hayward school board placed Dobbs on paid administrative leave

HAYWARD | Last May, when a group of Tennyson High School parents urged Hayward Superintendent Stan “Data” Dobbs to get to the bottom of why former 49ers defensive end and alleged rapist Ray McDonald was allowed to address at-risk students at the school about self-control, the superintendent said blame rested with the school’s principal and … Continue reading Why the Hayward school board placed Dobbs on paid administrative leave

Hayward superintendent placed on paid leave over handling of Ray McDonald visit

Stan "Data" Dobbs was place on paid administrativeleave Wednesday evening.HAYWARD | Embattled Hayward Superintendent Stan "Data" Dobbs was placed on paid administrative leave effective immediately, said school board president Lisa Brunner.In a statement at the start of Wednesday's board meeting, Brunner said the school district is investigating Dobbs' knowledge and handling of former San Francisco 49ers … Continue reading Hayward superintendent placed on paid leave over handling of Ray McDonald visit