Chicago City Council Approves Lucas Museum ProposalChicago aldermen voted to allow the "Star Wars' filmmaker to build his $400 million museum along the shores of Lake Michigan...
$1.3 Million Set Aside For Temporary Sunnyvale Winter Homeless ShelterThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved funding on Tuesday for a temporary winter shelter and has their eyes set on a site in Sunnyvale, where the City Council has yet to make a decision on moving forward with the plan.
San Jose City Council OK's Crime Fighting Drone For City's Police DepartmentThe San Jose city council has given the police department the go-ahead to use a new drone for crime fighting.
SJPD's New Drone Program Hovers Closer To Reality As Vote LoomsThe San Jose City Council is expected to give the Police Department's proposed one-year drone pilot program the green light...
Redwood City Suspends Opening Prayers At Council Meetings After Pastor’s Controversial WordsThe city council in Redwood City has put opening prayers on hold after a local pastor stunned the council with some strong opening words at this week’s meeting.
Oakland City Council Opening Extra Seating For Meetings On Judge's OrdersThe Oakland City Council must open upstairs gallery seating for the Tuesday’s meeting after an Alameda County judge issued a temporary restraining order against the city today, a city employee union organizer said.
Oakland City Council To Vote On Lake Merritt High-Rise ApprovalThe Oakland City Council will try again Tuesday to approve the sale of a city-owned parcel of land near Lake Merritt for a new high-rise apartment complex.
Santa Clara City Council Rejects 49ers $3 Million Donation To Help Youth SportsThis comes after the 49ers withdrew their offer to pay $15 million for soccer fields near Levi's Stadium, that the team had planned to use for VIP parking.
PG&E To Repair San Carlos Pipeline Seen As Explosion RiskPG&E has turned off a transmission line that runs under San Carlos to make repairs to a section with unexplained dents in it. One city leader questions whether or not it's safe to turn the line back on.
Emeryville Approves Highest Minimum Wage In The Country At Nearly $16 An HourThe ordinance goes into effect July 1st and by 2019, the city’s minimum wage will go up to nearly $16 an hour.
San Jose Installs Metal Fence To Deter Runners, Partiers On Popular StaircaseThe city of San Jose has created a bottleneck by installing a chain link fence on a staircase popular for exercise in an effort to cut down on foot traffic and noise.
Oakland City Councilman Threatens To Quit Over City's Violence After Latest HomicideA city councilman is threatening to quit over violence in his city after a 21-year-old father was killed as he left for work from his Oakland hills home Tuesday morning. Oakland City Councilman Larry Reid said he feels like a failure after making a promise nearly two decades ago to his constituents that he would make Oakland a place where they could raise a family.