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Worker Center gets council nod

Original post made on May 14, 2009

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View to take up residence at 113 Escuela Ave.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 15, 2009, 12:00 AM

Comments (5)

Posted by Mr. No, a resident of Cuesta Park
on May 14, 2009 at 3:23 pm

Not in my neighborhood thank GOD. Just wait and see what unfolds. What a dirty rotten low down shame.


Posted by ME, a resident of Castro City
on May 14, 2009 at 8:36 pm

Im gonna email Glenn Beck and Sean Hannity a million so that they...(fill in the blank)


Posted by Mr. whocaresaboutthelaw, a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 17, 2009 at 12:22 am

I'm sure glad the city council sees fit to use taxpayers money to help people violate US immigration and employment laws. It gives me that warm fuzzy feeling you get when you throw up in your mouth and swallow it!


Posted by Mr U R MY VATO, a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 19, 2009 at 4:27 pm

IT MIGHT BE NICE TO HAVE MORE PEOPLE GAINFULLY EMPLOYED AS LONG AS THE EARNED MONEY ISN'T WASTED ON STUPID ELECTRONIC BEEPER CAR ALARMS. HOW MUCH STUPID NOISE DO WE NEED WHERE WE LIVE AND WORK AND SLEEP?


Posted by Alison, a resident of Cuesta Park
on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm

I have a question. What makes these people think that the only people who use a day worker center are all illegal? To me that is insulting. Perhaps if you did a job that needs to get a job on a daily basis you would understand how the center works. A work center like this gives the employers looking for day workers someplace to go other then getting stalked by the people outside of Lowe's and Home Depot. It gives those people now a place to go and get hired other then hoping outside of Lowe's or Home Depot as well. I have seen how it helped in Los Angeles a couple different Home Depots and should let it have the proper chance to do its community a service.


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