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Fremont’s excessive housing affect charges striking ‘highlight’ at the town

Fremont’s excessive housing affect charges striking ‘highlight’ at the town

Politics
FREMONT — As consideration has grown round how a lot towns price builders in affect charges that lend a hand pay for parks, hearth coverage products and services and roads, Fremont leaders are weighing bumping lots of the town’s charges, which might be already a number of the perfect in California. The vast majority of the Fremont Town Council indicated all the way through a gathering Tuesday they're in desire of accelerating affect charges on each housing and business builders by way of kind of 4.5 %, to stay tempo with inflation, however famous they’d additionally toughen reducing builders of inexpensive properties a destroy on charges. The council additionally signaled it will toughen levying a considerable commission building up — just about 90 % — on warehouse tendencies. “We’re ju...
Foothills “Park” may pass as council considers new title, $6 access charges and annual passes

Foothills “Park” may pass as council considers new title, $6 access charges and annual passes

Politics
PALO ALTO — After only a few months of being open to everybody outdoor Palo Alto’s borders in addition to inside of, Foothills Park quickly would possibly get a reputation trade and spot new charges and restrictions imposed to care for a surge of holiday makers. At a gathering later this month, the Palo Alto Town Council is to imagine renaming the 1,400-acre park Foothills Nature Maintain, as unanimously advisable by way of town’s Parks and Sport Fee on Jan. 26. And as the park has grow to be so common — about 4,000 guests went there between Christmas and New 12 months’s Eve — the council may identify a $6 automobile access price and cap the selection of other folks allowed at one time to 400, to not exceed 500 other folks an afternoon. Council contributors already authorized each steps...
Pacific Grove caps meals shipping charges, Monterey considers restrict

Pacific Grove caps meals shipping charges, Monterey considers restrict

Politics
MONTEREY — At the identical night time that Monterey hosted a discussion board on capping meals shipping prices charged to eating places, Pacific Grove went forward and handed a short lived ordinance making it unlawful to price a cafe greater than 15% of the price of the dish. DoorDash has stated it's antagonistic to the motion Pacific Grove has taken and that Monterey is thinking about. The controversy is essential as a result of for eating places, any little drop in prices may imply the variation between staying open or final. An untold choice of eateries alongside the Monterey Peninsula using many provider staff have closed — some completely. “After just about 11 months of financial affects from the COVID-19 pandemic … eating places at the moment are subjected to much more restrictiv...