Archive for April 4th, 2011

InlandPolitics: S.B. County managers to take cuts

Monday, April 4, 2011 – 05:40 a.m.

San Bernardino County’s salaried-exempt employees are about to be on the receiving end of imposed benefit cuts.

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Monday, April 4, 2011 – 05:25 a.m.

San Bernardino County government employees, already under pressure to give up major concessions, will be getting some more bad news very soon.

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Brandt

 

Monday, April 4, 2011 – 05:15 a.m.

Upland City Councilman Brendan Brandt is set to be appointed to the board of trustees for the San Bernardino County Employees Retirement Association (SBCERA).

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Penman

 

11:22 PM PDT on Sunday, April 3, 2011

By DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
The Press-Enterprise

San Bernardino City Attorney Jim Penman will have to effectively borrow money from his department’s next year budget to plug a $410,000 shortage this year.

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DailyBulletin: Cleaning up city politics

Upland council to look at plan for new ethics code
Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/03/2011 09:22:46 AM PDT

UPLAND – The FBI’s Upland-based investigation has led to the drafting of a stricter ethics code for city officials.

The five-member City Council Advisory Committee was tasked by the City Council to look into forming a strong code of ethics.

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DailyBulletin: ONT draws global interest

Proposals arrive on running airport
Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/03/2011 09:22:50 AM PDT

ONTARIO – So much for worries that no one would want to run L.A./Ontario International Airport.

A search for new management at the troubled airport attracted global interest.

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SacBee: Car perk will get scrutiny

By Jim Sanders
jsanders@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Apr. 4, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 1A

California is the only state that provides lawmakers with a car, gas and maintenance paid largely by taxpayers.

The perk has withstood the recessionary economy and several rounds of budget-cutting, including $11.2 billion in measures the Legislature approved and Gov. Jerry Brown signed in March.

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By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com The Sacramento Bee
Published: Monday, Apr. 4, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

When Gov. Jerry Brown proposed to abolish more than 400 local redevelopment agencies and redirect billions of dollars in property taxes, the state’s redevelopment industry shifted into political overdrive.

Redevelopment officials claimed that abolition would devastate efforts to improve local economies and cost hundreds of thousands of jobs.

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The PE: BANNING: School district faces growing deficit

11:19 PM PDT on Sunday, April 3, 2011

By ERIN WALDNER
The Press-Enterprise

Administrators at the Banning Unified School District are projecting a $5.1 million deficit in 2011-12 and say the gap between money coming and money going out could grow to $8.1 million in 2012-13.

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DailyBulletin: Donnelly sets rally for bill

Donnelly

 

Plan would bolster immigration laws
Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/03/2011 09:22:45 AM PDT

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly today will host a rally to gather support for his immigration-reform bill, which is similar to a law that garnered much attention last year in Arizona.

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