Alameda adds last piece to revamped City Hall after naming new city attorney

Alameda City Council will formally approved its new city attorney on Mar. 19.

Alameda appears close to naming a new city manager

When keeping tabs on municipal hirings, such as naming a new city manager, there isn't much you can do other than read the tea leaves scattered within closed session agendas. Alameda, which has not had a permanent city manager since the tumultuous and costly parting of ways with former City Manager Jill Keimach last May, … Continue reading Alameda appears close to naming a new city manager

ALAMEDA: With new council on horizon, city manager application period is reopened

With a 40 percent turnover of the Alameda City Council following the November elections imminent, the city's ongoing search for a new city manager is being re-opened for new applicants. Alameda has been without a permanent city manager since last May after Jill Keimach and the city agreed to a $900,000 settlement agreement. Interim City … Continue reading ALAMEDA: With new council on horizon, city manager application period is reopened

Alameda city attorney is retiring

Alameda City Attorney Janet Kern says she is retiring, effective Dec. 1. Kern has served the last seven years as city attorney following stints in San Jose and Morgan Hill. "It’s been an honor to serve the residents of Alameda," she told the East Bay Citizen. "But, the time has come for me to pursue … Continue reading Alameda city attorney is retiring