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Shoreline Cycle Track

Now that the Shoreline Drive cycle track is mostly complete, we'd like to hear, both the good and the bad, from residents. Contact us: newstips@action-alameda-news.com

Water, Sewer Rates to Rise Again; Drought Surcharges to Apply

EBMUD water and sewer rates are expected to rise again.

Just two years after a large rate increase, the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is expected to raise water and sewer rates again, and the new plan will include drought surcharges.

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Charter School Students Win, Place and Show at County Science Fair

ACLC learners await judging results at the 2015 Alameda County Science Fair. (Patricia Williamson)

Students from the Nea and Alameda Community Learning centers (ACLC), public charter schools in Alameda, entered a range of projects in the Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair held March 20-22, at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA.

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CLCS Democratic Committee Now Recruiting

Dear Editor,

I am writing to inform your readers of a new choice available to them to assist with implementing education improvements. The CLCS Democratic Committee is now recruiting. One local chapter of the democratic committee was essential in designating improvement areas, resulting in increased awareness by parents, students, and school board members. If you […]

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Fire Department Press Release Latest Misuse of Nixle Emergency Alert System

An Alameda Fire Department press release appears to be the latest misuse of the city’s emergency alert system. (Alameda Fire Department)

An Alameda Fire Department press release, touting a new Community Paramedic Program, appears to be the latest misuse of a City of Alameda emergency alert system.

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From the Frying Pan to the Fire With Second-hand Smoke

Action Alameda News received a copy of this letter addressed to Councilmembers Tony Daysog, Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft, and Jim Oddie and to the author’s landlord.

My partner and I are new residents to Alameda, from Oakland. We had been thinking about moving for quite a while, but the reason that really got us motivated was […]

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Community Rallies to Keep Youth Treatment Center Open

Supporters of an adolescent drug and alcohol abuse treatment center at risk of closure are getting behind a petition addressed to Governor Jerry Brown, Attorney General Kamala Harris and Alameda County officials, asking for help to keep it open.

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Study Dismissing Shore Line Drive Bikeway Option not in City of Alameda nor Park’s District Possession

The Shoreline Drive cycle track officially opened earlier this month. (Action Alameda News)

Neither the City of Alameda nor the East Bay Regional Parks District (EBRPD) has been able to produce a 1989 study that Alameda planners said discounted an alternative to removing overnight parking spaces and traffic lanes on Shore Line Drive to build […]

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Spring Egg Scramble Coming Up

The City’s annual egg scramble is Saturday, March 28th. (File Photo. City of Alameda)

The annual city-sponsored egg scramble is coming up, Saturday, March 28th.

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Transportation Commission to Review Harbor Bay Ferry Parking Recommendations

The Transportation Commission will consider Harbor Bay Ferry parking changes next week. (File photo)

Next Wednesday, the City of Alameda Transportation Commission will hear recommendations from the Public Works Department to address parking issues around the Harbor Bay Ferry terminal.

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Nea Charter Adds Career Training to High School Curriculum

ACLC and Nea’s location at 1900 Third Street. (File Photo. Collage by Robert Cassard)

Nea Community Learning Center (Nea) plans to expand its high school curriculum to include career and technical education (CTE), creating what it says is the first and only modern CTE program among Alameda high schools, the public charter school has announced.

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