Category: Alameda City Council

Election Recommendations: November 2016

2016 November Election Recommendations This year’s local election has a lot of clear, easy choices, and one really tough one (M1), plus a crazy amount of other initiatives and measures. Following are the quick recommendations, more below for those who want to…

The Proposals: Fernside Pocket Parks

Here’s the official lot lines for Fernside. This is the pocket park at Fairview (video). The yellow highlight is the existing property lines, everything highlighted is City of Alameda Property.  On this property, the homeowners on both sides have built a…

5 Answers to the Money Problem?

An interesting, if not groundbreaking or even necessarily directive, article on pensions. One supposition that jumped out at me: Actuaries, who set recommended levels of contributing to pensions, have been far too optimistic. They’ve made bad assumptions about how many people…