Each year, the city asks Alameda residents who are older or have disabilities if its transportation programs are meeting people’s needs.
Negotiators for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) and the Alameda Education Association (AEA) reached a tentative agreement on Oct. 6 in their contract negotiations for the 2022-23 through 2024-2025 school years.
On Oct. 4, Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) earned a credit rating upgrade from Fitch Ratings based on the utility’s strong financial performance.
Due to long-term construction, AC Transit Line 19 will be detoured to operate on Lincoln Avenue instead of Buena Vista Avenue between Sherman and Grand Streets. The detours will take place until Dec. 4.
Winter chill: As mild as winters can be alongside the bay — perfect for subtropicals that grow so successfully here, e.g., Feijoas, Persimmons, Figs and Citrus — locals still love to grow trees, shrubs, and bulbs that need winter chill in order to perform.