Local rent control activists haven’t given up the fight. (File Photo)
According to a local landlord, the Alameda Renters Coalition’s next move is to use Councilmember Marilyn Ashcraft’s mayoral ambitions against her to pressure her into supporting more strict rent control measures.
Continue reading Landlord Says ARC’s Next Move Is To Coerce Councilmember
Community Learning Center 8th graders explore science at College of Alameda. (Courtesy photo)
In November, the College of Alameda hosted a day of science exploration for 8th graders from Alameda Community Learning Center, a local public charter school.
Continue reading College of Alameda Hosts Alameda Community Learning Center 8th Graders For Science Exploration
Alameda Municipal Power’s technical committee will review a recommendation for undergrounding districts. (Alameda Municipal Power office – File Photo)
Alameda Municipal Power’s district nomination board [ed. note – correction – the board is City of Alameda board, not an Alameda Municipal Power board] has filed its recommendation for seven areas in Alameda where overhead utility lines should be moved underground.
Continue reading Nomination Board Recommends Seven Areas For Utility Wire Undergrounding
Alameda’s main library is hosting a data visualization workshop (Action Alameda News)
The Alameda Free Library main branch will host a hands-on data visualization workshop next month.
Continue reading Main Library Hosting Data Visualization Workshop
Recent storms have caused raw sewage discharges into the estuary. (Google Street View)
December’s heavy rainstorms, while welcomed for filling reservoirs, have caused raw sewage discharges into the Oakland/Alameda estuary.
Continue reading Storms Cause Raw Sewage Discharge Into Estuary
East Bay water reservoirs are at 90 percent capacity. (Google Street View)
Fall storms have helped fill and maintain the East Bay Municipal Water District’s (EBMUD) local and Sierra Nevada water reservoirs.
Continue reading Rains Sustain Water Reservoir Levels
AC Transit Line 19 runs through Alameda along Buena Vista Avenue.
AC Transit has launched a new bus line, line 19, that runs through Alameda from Fruitvale to Old Oakland.
Continue reading AC Transit Launches Line 19 Through Alameda
Alameda Municipal Power is warning residents of the latest phone scam. (Alameda Municipal Power office – File Photo)
City officials are warning residents about the latest phone scam around Alameda Municipal Power (AMP).
Continue reading Alameda Municipal Power Warns Of Latest Phone Scam
Construction on the Jean Sweeney Open Space park has been delayed.
Start of construction on the Jean Sweeney Open Space park has been delayed.
Continue reading Jean Sweeney Park Construction Delayed
The City of Alameda has sandbags available. (City of Alameda)
The City of Alameda continues sandbag distribution through to the end of next week.
Continue reading Free Sandbags From City Of Alameda