In the midst of one of the worst droughts in memory, key details about Proposition 1 — the California Water Bond — still remain unclear as Election Day nears.
Nearly a year after the state dissolved redevelopment agencies, Santa Clara leaders have warned residents that the city could lose more than $300 million as a result.
As doomsday approaches for a number of California’s State Parks slated for closure, the tight-knit community is fundraising events this weekend to save the Los Gatos climbing destination.
With the end of redevelopment agencies, schools expected to see more money come their way. But cities must first bay of redevelopment debts, which, in San Jose could take more than 20 years.
For decades, the Williamson Act kept taxes low for property owners who protected open land from development. Now, as state faces budget crunch, some landowners must farm or see tax rates nearly double.