A public protest against a proposed 44 percent water rate hike is catching steam in East San Jose and getting the attention of a powerful state senator.
Photo by Juan EstradaSenator Jim Beall listens to community input.
“I’m going to listen,” Senator Jim Beall told a group of residents at a District 5 United [...]
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Employee reacts to testimony.
San Jose’s pension reform battle will move to the June 5 election ballot and possibly a courtroom after a divided City Council voted to let the public decide how escalating employee pension costs should be managed in the future to avoid severe service cuts to residents.