City Services

San Francisco City Hall

Tagalog Certified As Third Language To Be Used In SF City Services Communications

San Francisco has certified Tagalog as a third language that must be used in communicating essential city services, city officials announced Wednesday.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland Shuts City Offices, Services For The Day

Friday the 13th was a business closure day in Oakland – agreed upon by city employees to help balance the city’s budget.


San Jose City Hall

SJ Points To Facilities Openings As Turning Point Following Cuts

A number of new city facilities in San Jose have been shuttered, in some cases for years because of a lack of funds. But, it appears that list is about to get a little shorter.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Budget Cutbacks Force Holiday Closures For Bay Area City Services

An emerging trend in the Bay Area has residents hurrying to take care of business as city halls are shutting down or reducing hours the last week of December in order to save a few bucks.