Measure Z

‘Yes’ for Measure Z a ‘Yes’ for Families

Oct 29,2020

Is it too much for a father to want his grown kids to return to the fold, or at least the same town? Yes, yes it is. As a realist and appreciating the richness of living in new and diverse locales, I don’t expect, or even want, my kids to want to live in Alameda any time soon.

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Traffic, Traffic Everywhere and Not a Place to Park

Oct 15,2020

The word “infill” sounds innocuous. Find a hole or dig a hole and fill it in: infill. “Material that fills in something”: infill; the fixer-upper in your neighborhood that a developer buys, tears down, and builds three-to-six story, million-dollar, market-rate condos: infill.

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More Article 26, Measure Z Facts

Sep 10,2020

A letter “Article 26 facts please” appeared in the Alameda Sun’s Aug. 27 edition. It was a good letter, and I’d sleep a lot better if the facts in the letter were so.

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Concerns for Measure Z

Sep 10,2020

One of the most contentious debates for Alamedans in the November election is whether to repeal Article 26 of the Alameda City Charter.

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