A notorious “snake scam” has slithered its way into San Mateo and Burlingame, prompting police there to join the hunt.
Burglars are gaining access to residents’ homes by claiming to be animal control officers looking for poisonous snakes, Fremont police said Monday.
San Jose plans to fight a judge’s ruling that could open the emails of thousands of government employees to the public.
A San Francisco Supervisor is trying to eliminate what he called a discriminatory tax burden for same-sex spouses and domestic partners of city workers.
The new overtime audit issued by San Francisco’s controller’s office shows city employees received $23.4 million more on OT than last year.
The City of Oakland, of course, doesn’t have much money to spare for these costs – which weren’t a part of the budget.
You could call it an early Christmas present for San Jose, in the form of a budget deficit reduction from $80 million to about $25 million.
The city of San Jose is getting closer to declaring a fiscal emergency due to rising pension costs. This has the city preparing to put a pension reform measure on next year’s ballot.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said city workers will be the hardest hit if his pension reform plan is approved.
Formal negotiations begin Thursday between San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and public employee unions to resolve the city’s growing pension and health benefits problem.