Mayor’s Message on Thefts and Public Safety

Feb 03,2022

Lately I’ve heard from many residents who are concerned with increased traffic violence and crime in Alameda. The City Council shares these concerns. Here’s what’s happening and how the city is responding.

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New Election Results Show Gaps Widening

Nov 09,2018

The Alameda Country Registrar of Voters released its latest vote count at 5 p.m. Nov. 12. There were still an estimated 8,000 ballots remaining to be counted as of Tuesday, Nov. 13. The registrar’s office appears to be counting about 1,000 ballots per day.

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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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Mayor Discusses Housing Concerns

Jul 27,2023

Dignity Village update
I’m often asked how Alameda is addressing homelessness in our city, so here’s an update on our newest resource, and a summary of recent research that finds that other cities should be following Alameda’s lead.

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Mayor Shares Thoughts on New Beginnings, Happy Returns

Nov 30,2022

Thank you, Alameda for re-electing me to be your mayor another four years. It has been my honor and privilege to serve this special community these past four years, working with City Council and city staff to support our residents and businesses, including during the height of the pandemic.

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