San Jose Hopes Google Deal A Step Towards Fixing Job/Housing ImbalanceThe San Jose City Council's unanimous vote early Wednesday morning to approve a land deal with tech giant Google is a step toward solving the city's historic jobs/housing imbalance, but officials say many more such deals are needed.
Protesters Chant 'San Jose Is Not For Sale' Following Council Approval Of Google Land DealThe San Jose City Council approved a controversial sale of city-owned land to Google early Wednesday after hours of debate, boisterous opposition and the arrests of at least eight protesters.
Old SJ City Hall Annex Sparks Debate About City's Homeless CrisisHomeless advocates, including San Jose city councilman Johnny Khamis, accuse the city of not taking the homeless crisis seriously enough.
San Jose Mayor Cracks Down On Travel Policy After Japan TripMayor of San Jose Sam Liccardo has issued a memorandum about updating the City Council's travel policy for trips made to sister cities as a response to five city council members and multiple staff members traveling to Japan this week.
Google Tech Campus Gets Green Light From San Jose City CouncilSan Jose City Council agrees to enter into exclusive negotiations with Google for the sale of city property in the heart of the city.
San Jose 'Captain America' Councilman Takes Oath While Holding ShieldA San Jose city councilman turned a routine swearing-in ceremony into a memorable moment fit for the big screen.
San Jose To Weigh Controversial Solutions To Homeless ProblemThe San Jose City Council will tackle the South Bay city’s homeless problem Tuesday as officials discuss possible solutions being considered to get people off the streets.
Neighbors Worried About San Jose's Proposed Homeless FacilityA proposed homeless facility in San Jose worries neighboring residents.
Hundreds Expected To Address Rent Concerns At San Jose City Council MeetingHundreds of people plan to voice their concerns over high rent and needed protections against landlords in San Jose as the City Council is expected to vote Tuesday on adjustments to the city's apartment rent ordinance.
San Jose Declares Drought Emergency With Citywide Water ShortageCity leaders are now calling for residents to cut back on water use by 20 percent.
Famed Century 21 Domed Theater In San Jose Is Granted Historical StatusThe 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.
San Jose City Council To Be Overhauled In Tuesday's ElectionThe 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.
San Jose Begins The Process Of Shutting Down Medical Marijuana DispensariesThis comes after the San Jose City Council approved strict new regulations this week, limiting where dispensaries can operate.
San Jose City Council Considering Strict Cannabis Club Regulations 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 Councilman Wants Longer School Day For Kids San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo would like to extend the school day for kids to something more like an adult eight-hour workday.