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San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Union Leaders Prepared To Oppose San Jose Mayor’s Pension Reform Measure

Mayor Chuck Reed, along with four other mayors from around the state, have submitted the ballot initiative to the state Attorney General.

10/16/2013

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

San Jose Police Officers Reject City’s Contract Offer, 3 Percent Raise

In a near unanimous decision, San Jose police officers have rejected the city’s latest one-year contract offer, which included a three-percent raise.

10/09/2013

San Jose ballpark

San Jose Lawsuit Against MLB Could See Delays With Government Shutdown

The shutdown of the federal government could slow San Jose’s ongoing efforts to bring the Oakland A’s downtown. The city’s lawsuit against Major League Baseball may be delayed due to court closures.

10/01/2013

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SJ Mayor Seeks To Amend State Constitution To Attain Pension Reform

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, who drew national attention as a result of his successful pension reform campaign is in the spotlight again. This time his proposal is to amend the California constitution to further those goals with a ballot measure in the November election.

09/25/2013

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

San Jose Approves Money To Add Police Officers, Restore Services

The San Jose City Council Tuesday approved a funding strategy that backers claim would add 141 new police officer positions and restore other city services but would require tens of millions in revenue the city does not yet have.

09/04/2013

San Jose Police shot and killed a pit bull during an investigation. (CBS)

SJPD Union Official Blasts Contract Offer, Says ‘Department Is Dying’

San Jose’s police union is shooting down the latest contract offer from the city, presented Thursday.

08/19/2013

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

San Jose City Leaders React To Promising Student’s Violent Death

San Jose city leaders are reacting to the death of Kimberly Chico, a promising nursing student, who was hit by a stray bullet over the weekend.

08/08/2013

A rendering of the 1 South Market Street development. (CBS)

New Residential High-Rise Project Reflects Changing Demand In South Bay

The improving economy in Silicon Valley is creating a demand for more housing in downtown San Jose.

06/25/2013

A rendering of what a downtown San Jose ballpark would look like. (SJ Redevelopment Agency)

San Jose Mayor Reed At ‘Utter Limit’ Of Patience With MLB On A’s Move

San Jose’s mayor says the city decided to file suit against Major League Baseball to clear the field once and for all over a territorial rights issue. However, a court case isn’t likely to be decided for years.

06/19/2013

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

SJ Approves Pay Raises For Police; Councilman Says It’s Not Enough

The San Jose City Council approved budget on Tuesday aimed at rebuilding services with a focus on public safety—a big concern in the city where the crime rate is rising and the police staff is declining.

06/12/2013

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