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Civil Grand Jury

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland City Council Gets Scathing Review From Grand Jury Report

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a scathing report on the Oakland City Council’s ability to police itself, calling for the council to strengthen and better fund its Public Ethics Commission.

06/25/2013

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Grand Jury Calls Oakland Teen Center Project ‘A Complete Fiasco’

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a report Monday criticizing the way city of Oakland officials oversaw the development of a teen center in East Oakland, calling the process “a complete fiasco.”

06/25/2013

A N Judah streetcar enters the San Francisco Muni Metro system at the Sunset Tunnel eastern portal next to Duboce Park. (Christopher Beland)

Civil Grand Jury Blasts SF Muni ‘Switchback’ Passenger Offloads

A San Francisco civil grand jury called for an end to the use of switchbacks by San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicles and buses in a report released Thursday.

08/09/2012

San Francisco Central Subway

San Francisco’s Central Subway Once Popular, Now Controversial

A crowd gathered Thursday at San Francisco’s City Hall where the Board of Supervisors held a committee meeting to review a critical Civil Grand Jury report that claims the 1.7-mile Central Subway has design flaws.

10/27/2011

Garbage Truck. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Finance Questions Surround Alameda County’s Recycling Program

Garbage bills have gone up in Alameda County, and there are questions about one of the area’s recycling programs, Stop Waste.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/11/2011