San Jose City Council
The 50-year-old iconic domed theater has long been in the crosshairs of developers, as the site is seen as valuable land for both business and residential developments.
The composition of the San Jose’s City Council is in for a major change in Tuesday’s election with candidates vying for seats in five council districts, at least three of which will be represented by fresh faces.
This comes after the San Jose City Council approved strict new regulations this week, limiting where dispensaries can operate.
The San Jose City Council will once again take up the thorny issue of regulating medical marijuana dispensaries on Tuesday evening, including an ordinance that could severely limit where the cannabis clubs can operate.
San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo would like to extend the school day for kids to something more like an adult eight-hour workday.
The animals have been causing thousands of dollars of damage over the last few weeks in Almaden Valley.
This comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.
In an effort to avoid another housing bubble, the City of San Jose will begin to create a plan on Tuesday that will set aside more land for employment rather than housing.
The San Jose City Council voted on Tuesday to set an even higher bar for its vending machines by requiring them to be stocked with healthier snacks.
“It’s very exciting to see an Indian American win Miss America because it is such a long standing institution in American culture,” said Ash Karla, the first Indian-American elected to the San Jose City Council.