Archive for September 6th, 2012

InlandPolitics: Will Department of Labor come to Obama’s rescue?

Thursday, September 6, 2012 – 12:45 p.m.

Will the U.S. Department of Labor come to President Barack Obama’s aid Friday morning?

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InlandPolitics: Airport Authority appointments meaningless

Thursday, September 6, 2012 – 09:30 a.m.

The newly-formed and mostly purposeless Ontario International Airport Authority has two new members appointed by the Ontario City Council.

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Thursday, September 6, 2012 – 09:15 a.m.

It’s nice to see the San Bernardino City Council figuring things out.

Be it ever so slowly.

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Thursday, September 6, 2012 – 09:00 a.m.

Hats off to President Bill Clinton.

His rather long speech at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) on Wednesday night was more about himself and his accomplishments than the guy he was endorsing, President Barack Obama.

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Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/05/2012 11:35:54 AM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – Deep cuts to most city services were approved Wednesday in a compromise that delays proposed cuts to the Fire Department and makes other changes to the city manager’s budget plan that were developed over the course of three marathon City Council meetings.

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The Sun: San Bernardino train extension gathers momentum

Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/05/2012 04:18:13 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – Metrolink trains may rumble to a new station in the city’s downtown by mid-decade.

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Sandra Emerson and Neil Nisperos, Staff Writers
Posted: 09/05/2012 08:57:48 AM PDT

ONTARIO – Council members decided to spread their reach when filling the final two slots on the Ontario International Airport Authority.

Riverside Mayor Ronald O. Loveridge and Lucy Dunn, the president and CEO of the Orange County Business Council, were appointed Tuesday by the council to the recently formed five-person authority.

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The Sun: Deputies, DA investigators, approve concessions

Josh Dulaney, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/05/2012 04:07:29 PM PDT

One of the county’s largest public labor unionshas voted to approve a new contract that requires its members – sheriff’s deputies and district attorney’s investigators – to absorb a range of concessions, ending a year of exhaustive negotiations with the county.

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By Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Created: 09/06/2012 01:46:50 AM PDT

The Rancho Cucamonga City Council on Wednesday unanimously voted to adopt an amendment to the city’s current contract with the California Public Employees’ Retirement System to exclude any elected official elected after October 6, 2012, from membership with the pension system.

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DailyBulletin: Upland approves new city attorney contract

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 09/05/2012 08:39:53 AM PDT

UPLAND – The City Council has approved a three-year contract with Fullerton-based law firm Jones & Mayer for city attorney services.

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