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The Mercury News
Film spotlights Palo Alto's only mobile home park, Buena Vistaresidents' health and education, were part of a panel on Buena Vista and afford
Film spotlights Palo Alto's only mobile home park, Buena Vista
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
residents' health and education, were part of a panel on Buena Vista and affordable housing after the screening on Tuesday. Joe Simitian, county supervisor representing the fifth district, made closing remarks. A trailer of the film and details of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Poll: Santa Clara County voters favor taxing themselves to combat traffic woesbring relief to our traffic challenges." There has been only a smattering of o
Poll: Santa Clara County voters favor taxing themselves to combat traffic woes
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
bring relief to our traffic challenges." There has been only a smattering of opposition. Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian, of Palo Alto, wants to make sure BART doesn't eat up most of the funding after it received the bulk of it in... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
$100K Reward Reissued in Man's 1994 SlayingFlores, 26, was killed at point-blank range on the morning of March 24, 1994, S
$100K Reward Reissued in Man's 1994 Slaying
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
Flores, 26, was killed at point-blank range on the morning of March 24, 1994, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian said during a news conference this morning at Santa Clara police headquarters. Flores was shot while stepping... Read more
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The Mercury News
Matt Flores' killing: A 22-old Santa Clara mysterya renewed appeal for witnesses. So it was Monday morning, when District Attorne
Matt Flores' killing: A 22-old Santa Clara mystery
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
a renewed appeal for witnesses. So it was Monday morning, when District Attorney Jeff Rosen, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian and Santa Clara Police Chief Mike Sellers asked again for public help, invoking the carrot of a $100,000 reward... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Roundtable on Mountain View's metamorphosiscommunities have navigated high-level changes. The panel discussion will be mo
Roundtable on Mountain View's metamorphosis
Mountain View Voice / Posted 8 days ago
communities have navigated high-level changes. The panel discussion will be moderated by Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian. The Civility Roundtable, "The Changing Face of Mountain View: A City in Transition," is scheduled from... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Saratoga: Committee flies into action in effort to deal with airplane noisemembers Sam Farr and Jackie Speier were also involved in the formation of the c
Saratoga: Committee flies into action in effort to deal with airplane noise
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
members Sam Farr and Jackie Speier were also involved in the formation of the committee. Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian was named chair of the committee. "This is a real opportunity to make some progress," Simitian said in a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Jail guards replace president who wrote racist texts with Viet-American womansent it to the finance committee. The supervisors had appointed the advisory co
Jail guards replace president who wrote racist texts with Viet-American woman
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
sent it to the finance committee. The supervisors had appointed the advisory commission after Tyree's death. Supervisor Joe Simitian, who chairs the committee, spoke in favor of initially focusing on the top two priorities of the commission,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Troubled jails: Committee to keep reform effort aliveSAN JOSE -- Determined to keep alive the effort to reform Santa Clara County's
Troubled jails: Committee to keep reform effort alive
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Determined to keep alive the effort to reform Santa Clara County's jails, supervisors Joe Simitian and Cindy Chavez are expected to focus on two key recommendations of a citizens commission, starting today -- the call for an independent... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
County officials eye housing-tax measureis worth considering, given these numbers," Bernstein said. The board of super
County officials eye housing-tax measure
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
is worth considering, given these numbers," Bernstein said. The board of supervisors agreed in a 4-0 vote, with Supervisor Joe Simitian absent, to have county staff flesh out exactly what the general obligation bond would look like and how the... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
County officials eye housing tax measureis worth considering, given these numbers," Bernstein said. The board of super
County officials eye housing tax measure
Mountain View Voice / Posted 19 days ago
is worth considering, given these numbers," Bernstein said. The board of supervisors agreed in a 4-0 vote, with Supervisor Joe Simitian absent, to have county staff flesh out exactly what the general obligation bond would look like and how the... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Policing surveillance in Palo Altoabruptly canceled its plan to buy a Stingray after the manufacturer demanded a
Policing surveillance in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
abruptly canceled its plan to buy a Stingray after the manufacturer demanded a non-disclosure rule. Now, county Supervisor Joe Simitian is leading an effort to craft an overarching policy on surveillance technology that would require county... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto aims to straddle fine line between surveillance and privacycoming weeks, the Board of Supervisors will consider an ordinance regulating el
Palo Alto aims to straddle fine line between surveillance and privacy
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
coming weeks, the Board of Supervisors will consider an ordinance regulating electronic surveillance proposed by Supervisor Joe Simitian. Jerry Schwarz, a Palo Alto resident and chairman of the Mid-Peninsula chapter of the ACLU, said the civil... Read more
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The Mercury News
Celebrating the arts in Mountain Viewtireless advocacy. Mrs. Cleary said she had wanted to build a bridge between th
Celebrating the arts in Mountain View
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
tireless advocacy. Mrs. Cleary said she had wanted to build a bridge between the U.S. and Japanese cultures. State Sen. Joe Simitian then presided over the auction, which featured items as diverse as a Magical Tree House Dinner for four, a trip... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Fueling big hopes, South Bay launches alternative utilitygas emissions. Despite its potential, remarkably few people so far know about t
Fueling big hopes, South Bay launches alternative utility
Mountain View Voice / Posted 1 months ago
gas emissions. Despite its potential, remarkably few people so far know about the program -- Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian described it as "the best-kept secret in the county." "When this is available, it will be a wholly new choice,"... Read more

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