It will be extremely difficult to reach 1,200 hotel beds.-Willie Hopkins, Alameda County General Services Agency director, last Tuesday, telling the Board of Supervisors that the goal of housing the unsheltered in hotels during the pandemic is uncertain because some hotel owners believe the shelter in place will be lifted quicker than expected.
Alameda County’s baseline budget shortfall of $72 million is likely somewhere closer to $140 million, and possibly larger, […]
A surge in new covid-19 cases in Alameda County could peak sometime in August, while models suggest relaxing […]
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors approved a $106 million request by the sheriffs department to fund the […]
Alameda County officials are in the early stages of proposing a ballot measure for November to increase its […]
The forecast for Alameda County’s short-term fiscal health will come into focus this week and it could be […]
UPDATE: Ahern’s proposal is again postponed, but for a different reason.
A countywide moratorium on covid-19 evictions approved by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors last month now covers […]
Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan said sports fans in the county and Bay Area should not expect to […]
UPDATE from Tuesday’s Alameda County Board of Supervisors meeting.
Alameda County supervisors approved on Tuesday a moratorium on evictions due to the coronavirus pandemic. The moratorium gives […]
-Coronavirus news briefs from Alameda County: >>Influx of patients has not yet materialized. >>ALCO Sheriff’s deputies not issuing […]
The first death in Alameda County due to the coronavirus occurred over the weekend, the county’s public health […]
With staggering numbers of homeless individuals in Oakland and across Alameda County, and a shelter in place order […]
Fremont Councilmember Vinnie Bacon’s lead atop an uncommonly close Alameda County District 1 Board of Supervisors race was […]
The longest-tenured members of the Alameda County Board of Supervisors both won re-election after posting dominating victories Tuesday […]
Meet the Candidates Bob Wieckowski represents the 10th State Senate District, which includes Fremont, but not the Tri-Valley […]
An unknown number of voters received a letter recently that strongly discourages them from voting for Alameda County […]
Alameda County Board of Supervisors District 1 candidate David Haubert wrote to a prospective voter last month, that […]
Clarence Ford was incarcerated in a juvenile detention center as a youth in 2006. It didn’t change his […]
The number of Indian-American voters in Alameda County’s Board of Supervisors District 1 seat is significant. But none […]
Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty stood at the back of the hall at a senior center in Pleasanton […]
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