Civil Grand Jury Urges Santa Cruz County Desalination Plant, Warns Of Environmental Disaster From DroughtA desalination plant for Santa Cruz County has been talked about and studied for years, and now, a civil grand jury said it is the only solution to averting an environmental disaster.
Oakland City Council Gets Scathing Review From Grand Jury ReportThe 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.
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."
Civil Grand Jury Blasts SF Muni 'Switchback' Passenger OffloadsA 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.
San Francisco’s Central Subway Once Popular, Now ControversialA 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.
Phil Matier: Finance Questions Surround Alameda County's Recycling ProgramGarbage bills have gone up in Alameda County, and there are questions about one of the area's recycling programs, Stop Waste.