Tue January 31, 2012

On Today's Your Call: What’s next after redevelopment in California?

On the next Your Call, we’ll talk about the end of California’s redevelopment agencies.  Governor Brown’s decision to dissolve redevelopment to redirect funds to the state’s budget will go into effect February 1st.  What has redevelopment accomplished in California?  And what, if anything, will take its place? Join us at 10 or email  How has your local redevelopment agency changed your city?  It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.


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Tue January 24, 2012

Painful cuts ahead for City of Oakland

Under CC license from jbertland.

Imagine, for a minute, that you’re Governor Jerry Brown.

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Mon January 23, 2012
Morning News Roundup

Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Monday, January 23, 2012

Oakland officials calculate the cost on the city to manage the Occupy movement has been $3 million since it began in September. The city has spent an average of $50,000 per week on 100 police officers, mostly for the downtown demonstrations on Saturdays...

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Mon January 2, 2012

Connecting the dots: January 2, 2012

A new nature preserve and wildlife habitat is being created out of a decades-old dumping ground in Marin County. Aramburu Island, which was created in the 1950s from human debris, will be renamed the Richardson Bay Audubon Center and Sanctuary. The project is being bankrolled by a number of entities, including the California Regional Water Quality Control Board and the Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin...

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