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California Companies Recognized for Outstanding Achievements in Product Stewardship

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 05:37

Four companies with ties to California will be honored by the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) for their innovative environmental efforts during the organization’s 8th Annual Arrow Awards ceremony.

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California City News Turns 10!

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 05:48

Ten Years!


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Here’s How Loyalton Retirees Are Doing After Seeing Their Pensions Slashed

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 04:48

It’s time to check in with the retirees of Loyalton, California which recently became the first to see their pensions slashed by CalPERS because of the city’s inability to pay.

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The Best and Worst Cities for Retirement

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 04:38
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Berkeley Passes Urgency Ordinance Ahead of Protests

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 04:26

The Berkeley City Council passed an urgency ordinance Friday altering the way in which city officials deal with unauthorized demonstrations.

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After Laguna Beach Rally, a Sigh of Relief

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 04:22

Way to go, Laguna Beach.

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This group has gotten numerous California cities to abandon at-large voting. Now they’re going after Donald Trump.

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 04:09
“The work involving changing cities and school districts and special districts, as well as community college districts, from at large systems to district systems … will continue,” Saenz insists. However, with Donald Trump in office, MALDEF says it also plans to place more emphasis on the actions of the federal government.Tags: FeaturedRedlandsLa MiradaPlacentiaBellflower
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The Most Livable Cities in 2017

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 05:03

Live it up, baby!

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Folsom Hires New Community Development Director

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:59

Folsom has hired a new Community Development Director. Pam Johns, Associate Vice President of global planning engineering firm Michael Baker International, will take over September 6.

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Auburn Names City Manager

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:54

The City of Auburn removed Jim Buston's "interim" title Tuesday and made him the permanent top administrator for the city.

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L.A. Hires Director for New Cannabis Regulation Dept.

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:49

Mayor Eric Garcetti has appointed Cat Packer to head the new Department of Cannabis Regulation for the City of Los Angeles.

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White Nationalist Rallies Planned in Cities Across California

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:45

State and local authorities in California are determined to prevent the kind of violence and chaos seen in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend amid

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Beaumont Councilman Pleads Not Guilty to Corruption Charges

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:51

Beaumont can't catch a break.

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California Sues Trump Administration Over Sanctuary Cities

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:42

California became the first state in the nation to sue the Trump Administration over his its sanctuary city policies on Monday. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed the suit in U.S.

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Ex-Stockton Mayor Will Avoid Jail Time in Youth Camp Case

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:36

Former Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva reached a plea deal with prosecutors Friday.

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Facing Possible Removal, Laguna Niguel Mayor Resigns

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:30

Jerry Slusiewicz has given up his mayoral title, but will stay on as a council member.

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These Cash-Strapped Cities Are Eyeing Marijuana, But Not Everyone is On Board

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:26

With less than five months to go before the legalization of commercial pot sales, some struggling cities are seeing dollar signs.

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Déjà vu: Port Hueneme Council Member Stripped of Duties for a Second Time

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 04:15

Port Hueneme Mayor Pro Tem Jim Hensley is in trouble again.

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San Luis Obispo City Manager Takes Job in Santa Monica

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 04:11

After seven and a half years at the helm, San Luis Obispo City Manager Katie Lichtig is leaving.

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When it Comes to Lobbying, Local Governments Are King

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 04:05

Forget corporations and labor unions. Most lobbying efforts are being paid for by taxpayers like you.

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