Last year, I had up the list of Alamedans who died in Iraq. As we remember their sacrifice, and the sacrifice of many others, we can be find small comfort in the fact that the list did not grow over the last year.
In today’s Alameda Journal newsletter from “former councilmember” Barbara Thomas which is so rife with bad information that it hints at why she was so spectacularly voted out of office in her run for reelection in 1991. (she received barely 20% of the vote in 1991, just beating Don Roberts for fourth place).
More humor from Action Alameda, complain that redevelopment is going to raise our taxes, then propose raising taxes!
Peter Calthorpe on Sustainability at Alameda Point.
The election is over…well not over, there are still ballots being counted, and Measure P is too close to call and all, but the city council race is done. And what are the lessons to be learned?
AC Transit has a parcel Tax on the Ballot. Vote yes, it needs your support.
With the national election seeming to be over as far as California’s concerned (does anyone think Obama or Stark aren’t going to be elected from California?) Let’s not foget that there are a number of state and local races that are incredibly important
With all the talk about “fairness” around Measure H. It might be worth taking a step back and looking at what else in town is “unfair.”
The Alameda Point Vision will be discussed and next steps for encouraging it’s implementation will be laid out on October 23rd. It’s an easy way to get involved without taking too much time out of your schedule.
The new school year begins and Crossing Guards are not where they used to be.