At its Sept. 5 meeting, the Alameda City Council approved a lease agreement with Pyka Inc. for Building 39 located at 950 West Tower Ave. at Alameda Point. The ordinance passed with a 4-1 vote. Councilmember Trish Herrera Spencer represented the lone dissenting vote.
The City of Alameda’s guaranteed income pilot program (GBI), Rise Up Alameda, will begin accepting applications for eligible households at 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 8. Applications must be submitted by 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept.18, to be considered for the program.
The East Bay Municipal Utility Department (EBMUD) is still searching for what caused two water mains to break, which led to two sinkholes in Alameda last week; one on Lincoln Avenue and one on Otis Drive.
On Thursday, Aug. 3, the California First District Court of Appeal ruled in a unanimous opinion that Measure A — a parcel tax designed to help attract and retain high-quality Alameda Unified employees — is legal and valid.
A man was pronounced deceased after he suffered a cardiac arrest while being rescued from the San Francisco Bay near Harbor Bay on Sunday, Aug. 6. The deceased man was one of four men that were on a small vessel Sunday afternoon in the water near the Harbor Bay Ferry Terminal.
At its July 18 meeting, the Alameda City Council voted to approve the RESHAP and West Midway housing development projects.
Alameda police officers discovered the human remains of a deceased person along the shoreline near Bay Farm Island Bridge on Thursday, July 20.