Alameda County’s budget deficit is two numbers and neither are particularly rosy

ALAMEDA COUNTYAlameda County's budget shortfall is either $68 million, a figure slightly lower than last year's $72 million deficit, or a significantly more worrisome $108 million, the county administration announced Wednesday.The latter funding gap is a result of Alameda County potentially absorbing $40 million to its next fiscal year budget in order to pay for … Continue reading Alameda County’s budget deficit is two numbers and neither are particularly rosy

Hayward struggles to find funding for proposed youth center

The current Eden Youth and Family Center islocated at Tennyson and Ruus Road in Hayward.County supe has $15m lined up; support from KaiserHAYWARD CITY COUNCIL | Hayward is looking to provide a replacement to the aging Eden Youth and Family Center building on the corner of Tennyson and Ruus Road, but it may not have … Continue reading Hayward struggles to find funding for proposed youth center

Despite positive indicators, Alameda County’s deficit is same as lastyear

CHART/Alameda CountyBUDGET | Alameda County’s budget funding gap for the 2015-16 fiscal year is $65 million. The shortfall was announced Wednesday in Oakland at a county budget work group meeting and is roughly the same as the $67.1 million deficit the county closed last year.The budget estimated released to department heads and community-based organizations, though, … Continue reading Despite positive indicators, Alameda County’s deficit is same as lastyear

ALAMEDA COUNTY SEES BUDGET FUNDING GAP FALL TO $80 MILLION

ALAMEDA COUNTY//BUDGET | The East Bay’s local economy is moving further from the worst of the Great Recession and closer to better times—except, only slightly. Last week, the Alameda County administrator’s office announced a $80.2 million funding gap that follows four years of overwhelming budget shortfalls highlighted by steep cuts to staff and crucial safety net … Continue reading ALAMEDA COUNTY SEES BUDGET FUNDING GAP FALL TO $80 MILLION