The Alameda City Council will consider whether to implement a Guaranteed Basic Income (GBI) pilot program, designed to help Alameda’s most vulnerable residents who are disproportionately affected by a wide range of financial challenges.
More than 30 people died in an Oakland warehouse fire Friday, Dec. 3, including Alameda native and Alameda High School graduate, Johnny Igaz. Johnny was a DJ who used the name “Nackt.” He was at the warehouse playing his music in between sets of live music.
An Alameda resident was killed Sunday, March 6, following a crash in East Oakland while riding his motorcycle, according to Oakland police.
Raul Marquez, 41, was riding east on Bancroft Avenue when his bike struck the center divider, ejecting him, according to police.
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced recently that it will close the Posey Tube for maintenance and servicing from Alameda into Oakland on Thursdays through August of this year, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.