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Much-criticized mediation program wins council approval

In a 4-3 vote, the Mountain View City Council gave the final nod to an ordinance creating a mandatory-mediation program to...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by signed initiative petition, 1 hour ago | 36 comments | 1620 Views

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Presidential contest comes to Mountain View

In a prelude to the upcoming California primary, the state Democratic Party held its own mini-elections in Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 2, 2016
Last comment by republican not for 'rump, 6 hours ago | 7 comments | 1522 Views

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Strong fundraising boosts Marc Berman, Vicki Veenker in state Assembly race

Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman raised $104,481 in the latest reporting period for his bid to succeed Rich Gordon in the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2016
Last comment by There are your finalists, on May 2, 2016 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 900 Views

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Ala Carte & Art festival this weekend

Mountain View's Ala Carte & Art festival, the annual fair (celebrating its 20th year) featuring two days of live music, the...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by Are Renters Allowed?, on Apr 27, 2016 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 945 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Council decision on rent crisis 'cowardly' Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/04/22/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by K. Kulczyckyj, on Apr 26, 2016 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 307 Views

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Editorial: Council's failure in leadership results in voter initiative

In an editorial written late last month, the <I>Voice</I></B> asked what it would take for City Council members to acknowledge...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 23, 2016 at 5:03 am | 13 comments | 470 Views

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Clark seeks to be council's consensus-builder

Chris Clark, 32, is coming to the end of his first term on the City Council and has announced his bid for re-election, saying...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by looking for a better candidate, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 1452 Views

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Assembly candidates are as diverse as the cities in District 24

The eight candidates vying to replace Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento all believe they have the solutions to the problems...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 17, 2016 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1337 Views

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Letter to the editor

<B>Protect tenants from pre-emptive evictions Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/04/15/letter-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 16, 2016 at 9:44 pm | 5 comments | 304 Views

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City Council hits impasse in rental resolution

The Mountain View City Council's preferred plan to ameliorate the city's rental crisis was delivered a setback after failing...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Free Markets, on Apr 15, 2016 at 7:43 am | 3 comments | 198 Views

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Candidates vie for chance to represent District 24

The eight candidates for California Assembly District 24 come from different cities, professions and philosophical positions,...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by John, on Apr 13, 2016 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 2822 Views

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Rent control measure aims for November ballot

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Free Market, on Apr 12, 2016 at 8:03 am | 42 comments | 1929 Views

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VTA considers complete bus route overhaul

In an effort to increase bus ridership and prepare for an onslaught of commuters from new BART stations in Milpitas and San...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2016
Last comment by AC, on Apr 11, 2016 at 6:21 pm | 14 comments | 3251 Views

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Editorial: Squandered opportunity is the community's loss

What will it take for Mountain View's elected officials to fully acknowledge the severity of the crisis that's driving average-...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 10, 2016 at 10:03 pm | 7 comments | 537 Views

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City Council hits impasse in rental resolution

The Mountain View City Council's preferred plan to ameliorate the city's rental crisis was delivered a setback after failing...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 9, 2016 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 1298 Views

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Tonight: Second developer pitches San Antonio shopping center plans

Completion remains about a year away for Merlone Geier's ambitious transformation of a section of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by DavidR, on Apr 8, 2016 at 2:06 am | 24 comments | 2963 Views

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Ramirez enters race for City Council

In his quest to embrace local government, Ramirez is now stepping up to the main event. This week, he announced his candidacy...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 6, 2016 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 3305 Views

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Council seeks tighter campaign disclosure rules

Just months away from a November election, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday endorsed a package of stricter campaign...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Mar 28, 2016 at 12:28 pm | 6 comments | 410 Views

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City drops rent control from relief package

Mountain View's City Council has shot down a version of rent control. On Tuesday night, after hours of public testimony,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Mar 27, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 52 comments | 5071 Views

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Water District names interim CEO

An interim chief executive officer was named to the Santa Clara Valley Water District as it conducts a national search to...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 16, 2016 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1149 Views
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