San Francisco has certified Tagalog as a third language that must be used in communicating essential city services, city officials announced Wednesday.
Friday the 13th was a business closure day in Oakland – agreed upon by city employees to help balance the city’s budget.
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.
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.