San Jose City Council
A proposal by a San Jose city councilman to freeze firefighter hiring until the firefighter union accepts a reduced pension benefit has sent shock waves though the fire department and drawn the ire of its outgoing chief.
The increased tax rate is expected to generate about $1.5 million in additional revenue a year for the city.
The new ordinance makes it easier for vendors to sell fresh fruit and vegetables.
The San Jose City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to reject a proposed five percent pay raise for councilmembers.
A Silicon Valley firm is expanding into a 165,000 square-foot facility in an area with increasing job and housing growth.
A $10 million taxiway extension at Mineta San Jose International Airport is about to be cleared for takeoff if the San Jose City Council approves the improvements as expected.
San Jose City Council’s Salary Setting Commission votes Wednesday night to possibly grant Mayor Chuck Reed and the City Council itself pay raises.
San Jose plans to fight a judge’s ruling that could open the emails of thousands of government employees to the public.
The city council is exploring different avenues to come up with funding to fix some of the area’s worst roads.
Foam food containers are closer to becoming a thing of the past in San Jose after the city council voted Tuesday to pursue phasing out polystyrene foam use in the city’s restaurants.