On Sunday, Jan. 22 at the women’s rally in front of Alameda’s City Hall, more than 50 supporters met with a unified rallying cry: It’s Bigger than Roe. The rally took place on the 50th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that decriminalized abortion nationwide.
The Alameda Chair of the National Women’s March will hold a march to Alameda City Hall on Sunday, Jan. 22. The Bigger than Roe march will commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the historic Roe v. Wade decision.
The Alameda City Council approved an agreement to appoint Dirk Brazil as the city’s Interim City Manager at its May 17 meeting. Brazil will oversee city operations while the City Council searches for a new permanent City Manager.
Rev. Betty Williams organized the 43rd annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day inside Alameda City Hall on Jan. 20. With around 75 people in attendance including Vice Mayor John Knox White, the celebration included dance and song, remarks and tributes.