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Alameda County's Measure A health spending questioned by oversight group

Less than two months before Alameda County voters decide whether to renew a half-cent sales tax bolstering the health care safety net, a new report questions how county supervisors are spending some of the money. 71 more words

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Park It: East Bay Earth Day activities

At Crab Cove Visitor Center in Alameda, supervising naturalist Sharol Nelson-Embry will celebrate actual Earth Day with a walk along the San Francisco Bay Trail from 7:30 to 9 a.m. 99 more words

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Alameda: Sidewalks to be cleaned on Park Street

Park Street is set to get some spring cleaning.

The city of Alameda plans to spend between $5,000 and $10,000 to deep-clean sidewalks and garbage cans on both sides of Park Street from Encinal Avenue to Lincoln Avenue beginning in May. 6 more words

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Alameda police notice spike in vehicle break-ins

Alameda police say they have noticed an increase in auto burglaries, especially in the Walgreens parking lot on Webster Street and in the parking lot of the Bridgeside Shopping Center on Blanding Avenue. 59 more words

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Alameda Point developers to be sought

City officials are going forward with plans to ask developers to offer their qualifications for building homes and businesses on 150 acres at the former Alameda Naval Air Station, projects that they say could generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars in tax revenue. 6 more words

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Alameda: Planning Board, Historical Advisory Board to meet at landmark warehouse

Members of the Planning Board and the Historical Advisory Board will tour the Del Monte building on Buena Vista Avenue on Monday, when they will also host a public workshop and learn more about plans to transform the city landmark. 27 more words

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Alameda: Concerns over sound wall, graffiti voiced at I-880 project hearing

Concerns about a sound wall to be built off Interstate 880 near Oakland and graffiti were raised during an informational meeting in Alameda on Tuesday night. 73 more words

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