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Santa Maria Sun
'What's your emergency?': Santa Barbara County looks at changing the way its dispatch center operates to improve quality of service and inter-agency collaborationyour emergency?': Santa Barbara County looks at changing the way its dispatch c
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
your emergency?': Santa Barbara County looks at changing the way its dispatch center operates to improve quality of service and inter-agency collaborationBy CAMILLIA LANHAM If you called 911 from an unincorporated spot in Santa Barbara... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Supervisors OK effort to clean up American River Parkway’s homeless campsSacramento County supervisors on Wednesday approved a $5 million plan to beef u
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
Sacramento County supervisors on Wednesday approved a $5 million plan to beef up patrols along the American River Parkway and clean up its homeless encampments. The 3-2 vote came after dozens of residents packed the supervisors’ chambers to support... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Board of Supervisors Approves Funds for American River Parkway CleanupUPDATE: The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve the bud
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 hours ago
UPDATE: The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve the budget allocations to clean up the American River Parkway, and pay for extra park rangers, maintenance workers and animal control employees. SACRAMENTO COUNTY -- The... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Possible target practice near Jones Co. elementary school prompts increased securitysaid. "Parents in the car line could hear it and so could the principal." Park
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 hours ago
said. "Parents in the car line could hear it and so could the principal." Parker said the principal notified the district office immediately and locked down the school. "The Jones County Sheriff and their deputies arrived on scene minutes later... Read more
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Times News
Tax relief discussedAn Earned Income Tax credit is being considered for active firefighters in West
Times News / Posted 15 hours ago
An Earned Income Tax credit is being considered for active firefighters in West Penn Township. The township supervisors on Monday said they are considering providing the credits under Pennsylvania Act 172 Firefighters Ordinance. There is a time... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Sonoma County supervisors name Rob Giordano new sheriff THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | August 23, 2017, 8:49AM There is a new sheriff in Sonom
Petluma360.com / Posted 18 hours ago
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | August 23, 2017, 8:49AM There is a new sheriff in Sonoma County after a unanimous vote Tuesday afternoon by the Board of Supervisors appointing Rob Giordano as the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Tax hike to fund Burns Bottom developmentAuthority. Two additional tax hikes for the bond are expected over the next two
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
Authority. Two additional tax hikes for the bond are expected over the next two years. Columbus Redevelopment Authority board president John Acker, who went before councilmen during Monday's budget hearing, said the authority is looking to... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Adams County road budget to increaseNATCHEZ — The Adams County administrator projected Monday supervisors would spe
The Natchez Democrat / Posted yesterday
NATCHEZ — The Adams County administrator projected Monday supervisors would spend approximately $38,000 more for its road and bridge budgets in the upcoming year. Approximately $25,000 of the increase is for debt incurred in purchasing four dump... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Pension mess unresolved as SRHS presents budget to Jackson Co. leadersDisappointed is how Singing River Health System retirees say they feel leaving
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Disappointed is how Singing River Health System retirees say they feel leaving Monday's Jackson County Board of Supervisors meeting. For nearly two hours, SRHS CEO Kevin Holland and Interim Chief Financial Officer Sandy Albrecht presented the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pension mess unresolved as SRHS presents budget to Jackson Co. leadersDisappointed is how Singing River Health System retirees say they feel leaving
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
Disappointed is how Singing River Health System retirees say they feel leaving Monday's Jackson County Board of Supervisors meeting. For nearly two hours, SRHS CEO Kevin Holland and Interim Chief Financial Officer Sandy Albrecht presented the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
County Supervisor Proposes American River Parkway Clean Up to Crackdown on HomelessnessSACRAMENTO -- A massive clean up could be on the way along the American River P
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- A massive clean up could be on the way along the American River Parkway. The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors is voting this week on whether to fund a crackdown on the homeless living next to the river. However, some are... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A choice for Sacramento: Save the parkway or let it become a sewer for goodride down the American River began near Howe Avenue and seemed idyllic for long
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
ride down the American River began near Howe Avenue and seemed idyllic for long stretches until we got closer to the city of Sacramento. Then it seemed like we had entered a third-world favela right in the capital of California. We saw makeshift... Read more
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NBC News
Workers on government construction jobs 'powerless' to stop wage theftThis story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonpr
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C. Like many buildings of its vintage, the century-old headquarters of the United States General... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Proposed clinics transfer has to be good for patientsThe expansion of Marin Community Clinics has been impressive, not only a reflec
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The expansion of Marin Community Clinics has been impressive, not only a reflection of the need for affordable medical care, but the community’s support for meeting that need. In recent years, the clinics has taken over more of the public health... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Judges seek pay increases for court reportersa pay increase for their court reporters. Last week, Judges Lee Howard and Jim
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
a pay increase for their court reporters. Last week, Judges Lee Howard and Jim Kitchens went before the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors to petition support for the raises, which would increase court reporters' annual pay from $52,900 to as... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Sheriff: New deputy hires will expand shift coverageThe Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors' tentative Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors' tentative Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget will allow Sheriff Steve Gladney more manpower to cover the county's 459 square miles. The budget, which goes into effect Oct. 1, includes a $167,093.48 request from the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Recall petition for Fraser mayor rejected; clerk advises: 'Don't give up'Macomb County Clerk/Register of Deeds Karen Spranger has been on both sides of
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Macomb County Clerk/Register of Deeds Karen Spranger has been on both sides of dealing with proposed language on recall petitions. As a citizen, she unsuccessfully tried to get recall language approved for Warren Mayor Jim Fouts. As a public... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County can’t arrest its way out of homelessnessThe 2017 Homeless Count for Sacramento County documented a dramatic increase in
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
The 2017 Homeless Count for Sacramento County documented a dramatic increase in the number of homeless people, rising from 2,822 in 2015 to 3,665 in 2017, of which 56 percent are unsheltered. That’s 2,000 neighbors in Sacramento County, through no... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Why the heck does the size of L.A. County’s Board of Supervisors matter so much to these state guys?Imagine if we asked the voters of Alaska to approve changes to California’s sta
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Imagine if we asked the voters of Alaska to approve changes to California’s state constitution. Chances are Californians would rise up and say, “Butt out, Alaska!” Incredibly Sen. Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) is proposing to use the same concept to make... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Oneida board votes to integrate ADRC, Department on AgingIf ultimately approved by the state, the application would merge the Oneida Cou
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
If ultimately approved by the state, the application would merge the Oneida County unit of the ADRC of the Northwoods and the county's Department on Aging into one county agency, and the county would withdraw as a partner in ADRC of the... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
No free rides: Detainees released late at night from Santa Barbara County Jail don't get a ride home anymore, including those from North Countymiles from home, and all he had was his wheelchair. He didn’t have a phone, mon
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 7 days ago
miles from home, and all he had was his wheelchair. He didn’t have a phone, money, or a coat. He had just spent almost all of Aug. 9 in Santa Barbara County Jail sobering up, after being caught, yet again, drinking a beer on West Carrillo Street in... Read more
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Petluma360.com
County hits new $85 billion record for overall property values THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | August 16, 2017, 8:47AM The value of Sonoma County’s ta
Petluma360.com / Posted 7 days ago
THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | August 16, 2017, 8:47AM The value of Sonoma County’s taxable property has risen to an all-time high of $85.5 billion as the local real estate market continues to... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
$22.5 Million Approved for Placer County BuildingsMinimum of $4.5 million per year for five years being allocated AUBURN, Calif.
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 7 days ago
Minimum of $4.5 million per year for five years being allocated AUBURN, Calif. -- After significant cost analysis and evaluation of existing Placer County facilities, the Placer County Board of Supervisors approved an investment plan that will... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
County approves communiversity agreementLowndes County supervisors unanimously approved an amended interlocal agreement
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Lowndes County supervisors unanimously approved an amended interlocal agreement that will allow the county to pay off its debt for the Communiversity in 10 years. Golden Triangle Development LINK Chief Operating Officer Joey Deason presented the new... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Rafters, not taxpayers need to foot the billBy Larry Weitzman El Dorado County has a competent deputy chief administrative
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 8 days ago
By Larry Weitzman El Dorado County has a competent deputy chief administrative officer and former chief budget officer working in our administration, Laura Schwartz. She understands cash flow, spending and overall, she is pretty smart. I understand... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County foster care agency must close illegal shelter, state saysMore than a year after telling Sacramento County Child Protective Services to s
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
More than a year after telling Sacramento County Child Protective Services to stop using a clerical office as a makeshift youth shelter, state officials have ordered the agency to end the illegal practice by a September deadline. The California... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
LA County Supervisors’ Blue Ribbon Commission to Review Early Release Statutes and CrimePosted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 – 3:52 PM (CNS) – The Los Angeles County Boar
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 – 3:52 PM (CNS) – The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to establish a “blue ribbon” commission on public safety to review how the county implements state laws that allow early parole, reduce... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jail fees spark discussion among county supervisorsThe rising cost of running a jail sparked some lively discussion at Monday’s Ha
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
The rising cost of running a jail sparked some lively discussion at Monday’s Harrison County Board of Supervisors meeting. At issue is what the county charges the cities to house inmates at the county jail. The daily cost of housing and feeding an... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Jail fees spark discussion among county supervisorsThe rising cost of running a jail sparked some lively discussion at Monday’s Ha
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
The rising cost of running a jail sparked some lively discussion at Monday’s Harrison County Board of Supervisors meeting. At issue is what the county charges the cities to house inmates at the county jail. The daily cost of housing and feeding an... Read more
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Daily Press
Isle of Wight county, Smithfield complete agreement on sports complexAfter months of discussion, Isle of Wight County and the town of Smithfield hav
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
After months of discussion, Isle of Wight County and the town of Smithfield have ironed out a memorandum of understanding for usage of Smithfield's Joseph Luter Jr. Sports Complex, and the supervisors are set to approve the agreement this week. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hempfield, Murrysville have opposite views on paying for police protectionpolice protection A state trooper responds to an accident in Hempfield in Janu
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
police protection A state trooper responds to an accident in Hempfield in January. A Tribune-Review analysis shows that, of about 9,600 calls state police responded to in Hempfield in 2015, more than 6,900 probably would have been handled by... Read more
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The Mercury News
Contra Costa DA hopefuls tout their criminal justice reform credentials in public forumCONCORD — The public got its first good look at four of the five finalists to b
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
CONCORD — The public got its first good look at four of the five finalists to be the next Contra Costa District Attorney, in a Saturday forum that focused mostly on criminal justice reform and reducing incarceration. Participating were Santa Clara... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Southeastern announces raise for faculty, staffstaff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university Presid
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
staff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university President John L. Crain said Friday. In a state-of-the-university address at its annual faculty-staff convocation, Crain said approximately $3 million in the current budget... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Southeastern announces raise for faculty, staffstaff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university Presid
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
staff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university President John L. Crain said Friday. In a state-of-the-university address at its annual faculty-staff convocation, Crain said approximately $3 million in the current budget... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Southeastern announces raise for faculty, staffstaff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university Presid
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
staff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university President John L. Crain said Friday. In a state-of-the-university address at its annual faculty-staff convocation, Crain said approximately $3 million in the current budget... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Southeastern announces raise for faculty, staffstaff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university Presid
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
staff for the first time since the 2009-10 state fiscal year, university President John L. Crain said Friday. In a state-of-the-university address at its annual faculty-staff convocation, Crain said approximately $3 million in the current budget... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Macomb County clerk wants change of venue in lawsuit against countyMacomb County's clerk/register of deeds Karen Spranger has had a controversial
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Macomb County's clerk/register of deeds Karen Spranger has had a controversial start. Tanya Wildt/Detroit Free Press Macomb County Clerk/Register of Deeds Karen Spranger is seeking a change of venue in her lawsuit against the county and is asking... Read more
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New Haven Independent
$9.5M Challenge: How To Spot Rogue Copsand arrested a man outside his home on trumped-up charges on another. He shoved
New Haven Independent / Posted 12 days ago
and arrested a man outside his home on trumped-up charges on another. He shoved and threatened to tow the “fucking car” of a “motherfucker” fisherman who’d parked on a bridge. Will his future actions spark the next police misconduct case to... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Ex-CAO keeps haunting EDCBy Larry Weitzman Everyone knows that El Dorado County is short of money for r
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 14 days ago
By Larry Weitzman Everyone knows that El Dorado County is short of money for road maintenance, funding employee pensions and dozens of other items that need attention. In fact, the county is so short of money there was an attempt to eliminate senior... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hazleton mayor seeks 'distressed' status for cityHazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat has asked the Pennsylvania Department of Community an
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat has asked the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development for assistance in developing a financial recovery plan under a state program for distressed communities. Cusat said late Tuesday afternoon that he... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mayor seeks Act 47 status for cityArticle Tools Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat has asked the state Department of Comm
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat has asked the state Department of Community and Economic Development for assistance in developing a financial recovery plan under a state program for distressed communities. Cusat said late Tuesday afternoon... Read more
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eWeek
Fired Google Engineer Clearly Knows Little About Women in Technologythat he has no idea who she was, but considering his short tenure in the techno
eWeek / Posted 15 days ago
that he has no idea who she was, but considering his short tenure in the technology business, that’s not surprising. Too often people make assumptions based on what they think they know rather than what is real. For those with short memories,... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Pool OK’d, but who will run it?NATCHEZ — Despite warnings that the YMCA could leave Natchez by November, the A
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
NATCHEZ — Despite warnings that the YMCA could leave Natchez by November, the Adams County Board of Supervisors on Monday authorized the approximately $1.4 million in contracts for the pool complex. Rotelo Consultants of Slidell, La., bid on the... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Tension halts supervisors on school board actionNATCHEZ — Adams County supervisors discussed, but took no action Monday to ask
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
NATCHEZ — Adams County supervisors discussed, but took no action Monday to ask appointed members of the Natchez-Adams School Board to reorganize into an elected entity. Discussion occurred after resident Kevin Wilson announced he had filed a bill of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hancock County Library System could soon see changesThe future of the Hancock County Library system is in the process of being deci
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 days ago
The future of the Hancock County Library system is in the process of being decided. The county's board of supervisors have been discussing the structure of the system for some time now. Running a library efficiently can be tricky, but the director... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hancock County Library System could soon see changesThe future of the Hancock County Library system is in the process of being deci
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
The future of the Hancock County Library system is in the process of being decided. The county's board of supervisors have been discussing the structure of the system for some time now. Running a library efficiently can be tricky, but the director... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 8In support of county’s fossil fuels lawsuit I’d like to say a few words in sup
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
In support of county’s fossil fuels lawsuit I’d like to say a few words in support of the lawsuit by Marin County against the 37 fossil fuel companies. I think the suit brings to a head something that has been a long time coming. It’s so right on... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LSU president announces employee pay raiseLSU will offer pay raises averaging 3 percent to each department, LSU President
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
LSU will offer pay raises averaging 3 percent to each department, LSU President F. King Alexander announced in a broadcast email to university faculty and staff Monday. “Though this does not adequately reflect my and the Board of Supervisors’... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Jailing Immigrants Means Money And Jobs For Poor Areas. Is This Deal Humane?agreed not to use Rafael’s real name, to protect his medical privacy. More than
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
agreed not to use Rafael’s real name, to protect his medical privacy. More than once, Rafael said, he has been the target of violence as a result of the stigma of his illness. By March, Rafael had been held in the jail for half a year, waiting to... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Low-paid East Bay Paratransit drivers, who transport the disabled, flock to Facebookas shuttle drivers carting around techies for Facebook, Google and Apple. “I m
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 16 days ago
as shuttle drivers carting around techies for Facebook, Google and Apple. “I make double plus, now,” said Ray Nunnery, 57, of Oakland, who recently quit working for East Bay Transit to pick up professionals at Twitter and LinkedIn. “I get all the... Read more
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