Residents Weigh In on Housing Needs for San Jose; More Meetings Planned

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San Jose residents have a chance to help shape future plans for housing — from sheltering the homeless to creating urban villages – at a series of meetings offered by the city’s housing and planning departments.

The city needs to address needs for the [...]

Residents Weigh In on Neighborhood Gang Violence at Series of Forums

New Town Hall meeting scheduled in Alviso on Wednesday, November 20 The projected on the screen at the Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force community meeting on October 28, 2013, told a story of significant progress in reducing gang-related crime in San Jose from 2012 to 2013.

Homicides had dropped from 14 to 8, or 42.9. [...]

Neighborhoods Commission Off To A New Start As Permanent Advisory Group

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A leaner and more focused San Jose Neighborhoods Commission met for the first time since the City Council made it a permanent advisory group, with a mission to plot the future election of new members and zero in on the “quality of life” issues members are intended [...]