Embattled Alameda City Manager Jill Keimach walked away from the job Tuesday under a lucrative agreement with the city.
Under the general supervision of the County Counsel,
this position provides a variety of professional legal
services to the County. It is one of three such
positions in the County Counsel’s office. This position
serves at the will and pleasure of the County Counsel.
Typical tasks for all four classes include but are not
• Conferring with, representing, and advising
County officials, boards, commissions,
departments, and districts on legal matters
• Reviewing and drafting contracts, notices,
ordinances, resolutions, and other legal
• Prosecuting and defending litigation and
other proceedings by and against the County
and certain public officials and agencies
• Legal research and writing
• Assisting with real property transactions
Last Friday, Governor Brown announced that the California state budget has a surplus of nearly $9 billion.
Oakland city leaders relied on junk analyses about public health and safety when they approved an ordinance banning coal shipments at a new cargo terminal in 2016. That’s according to U.S.
We’ve lost count of the number of government officials were left red-faced (or worse) as a result of what they thought was just an innocent tweet.