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City of Alameda - Roofs on new buildings planned for Alameda Point will be able to handle solar panels. It remains unclear whether the panels will be installed.

Rooftop Solar Panels Uncertain at Point

May 14,2015

More than 24 new residential and commercial buildings are proposed for construction at the 68-acre Site A project at Alameda Point, which was approved unanimously by the Planning Board Monday. All the buildings will be solar ready.

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Council Votes to Extend Police, Fire Contracts

May 07,2015

Approval includes medical trust fund to pay for ballooning retiree costs

City Council members narrowly approved four-year contract extensions for police and firefighters on Wednesday that include a trust to help cover Alameda’s ballooning retiree medical bills.

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CORRECTED: Police Perform Local Prostitution Sting

May 07,2015

Correction:

Alameda Sun incorrectly reported that the Alameda Police Department arrested James Hearn (“Police Perform Local Prostitution Sting,” May 7). The arrestee was John Brian Hearn, who is in no way related to James Hearn. 

 

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Courtesy photo -- Mayor Trish Spencer speaks with a representative of the local Nepalese community on the City Hall steps.

Join Local Efforts to Help out Nepal

May 07,2015

On April 25 a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Barpak, Nepal, about 110 miles northwest of the country’s capital city, Kathmandu. The quake and subsequent aftershocks wiped out Barpa.

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