Coronavirus Prompts California Cities To Project 2-Year Losses Of $6.7 BillionFrom the Bay Area to Southern California, the state's 482 cities say they will collectively lose $6.7 billion over the next two years because of the coronavirus pandemic.
California Cities Want Transparency Rules Waived In Coronavirus PandemicCiting the unprecedented challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic, city officials across California are asking Gov. Gavin Newsom to suspend or delay numerous state laws.
San Jose, Union City Sue State Over Redevelopment ChangesGroups representing California redevelopment agencies and cities are suing the state to halt a change that would eliminate the agencies and funnel an estimated $1.7 billion to local services.
Economy Forces Bay Area Cities To Cancel July 4th PyrotechnicsSeveral long-running Fourth of July fireworks shows in the Bay Area will not happen this year, and even cities that can still afford to host them can barely afford to keep their community traditions alive.