Santa Clara County Supes Vote To Extend Eviction Moratorium, Impose Fines For Mask ViolationsAmid a ticking "eviction time bomb" in Santa Clara County, the county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved an extension on the eviction moratorium for both private and commercial tenants.
CA Considers Mandatory Employee Notification Of Exposure To COVID-19 Within 24 HoursCalifornia lawmakers are considering a bill that would require companies to notify people no later than 24 hours after they knew or should have known about an employee’s exposure to the virus. Violators could be charged with a crime and fined $10,000.
Bay Area Health Officials Call For Enforcement Of Face Covering DirectivesOne by one, Bay Area counties are starting to crack down on violators of the coronavirus health orders as people defy the law and cases of COVID-19 continue to climb.
New Law Requires Contra Costa County Residents To Mask Up Or Pay UpContra Costa County supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance, on Tuesday, that allows city and county officials to cite people who don’t wear masks, or don’t keep a distance of at least 6 feet. Group gatherings can also be cited.
Contra Costa Supervisors Approve Fines For COVID-19 Health Order ViolationsThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday used its emergency powers to pass a new ordinance that establishes fines for violations of COVID-19 public health orders including the wearing of face coverings.
Contra Costa Supervisors To Consider Fines For Face Covering ViolatorsThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is preparing to consider an ordinance that would establish fines for violating public health orders involving wearing face coverings, social distancing and gatherings.
Coronavirus Update: Tahoe Area Officials Warn Visitors To Stay Away Or Face $1,000-A-Day FineEl Dorado County officials have toughen local shelter-in-place laws to further discourage travelers wanting to escape their hometown lockdown orders with a trip to the Sierra.
Berkeley Cracks Down On Neighborhood Parking For Cal Bears Football GamesOfficials in Berkeley issued a warning for Cal football fans planning to drive to the game Friday night: a popular parking strategy is no longer such a great idea.
San Francisco Library Eliminates Overdue FinesOverdue fines are a thing of the past at the San Francisco Public Library.
Facebook Bracing For $3-5 Billion In Federal Trade Commission FinesFacebook is bracing for a massive fine from federal regulators after a year of data privacy scandals.
Chevron To Pay $225,500 Settlement For Air Quality Violations At Richmond RefineryThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced Tuesday that Chevron USA Inc. has agreed to pay $225,500 to settle violations of air quality regulations at its Richmond refinery.
PG&E To Pay $97.5 Million Penalty Over Deadly San Bruno BlastState utility regulators on Thursday fined Pacific Gas and Electric Co. $97.5 million over improper back-channel communications with their own agency following a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion.
PG&E's Unwitting Shareholders To Pay San Bruno Explosion FinesJustice may have been served, but who will pay the fines?
Fines Over Permits Piling Up For Academy Of Art In San FranciscoIf you live or work in San Francisco, it's hard to miss the Academy of Art.
No More Fines For East Bay Water Wasters As Drought EasesAn ordinance that imposes fines on suspected East Bay water wasters as a reaction to the state’s drought is being lifted, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District.