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State complicates city's budget woes

As the City Council struggled to resolve a $6 million general fund deficit Tuesday night, more bad budget news broke in the...

Original post made on May. 7, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on May 7, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 4103 Views

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Big cuts considered for city services

After months of discussions with department heads, city manager Kevin Duggan has proposed budget cuts to fill a $6.1 million...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on May 7, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 5203 Views

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A look at the ballot measures in the May 19 special election

Following is an overview of the six measures on the ballot in the May 19 special election. Information is provided by the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by James, on Apr 25, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 2 comments | 4181 Views

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A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 5649 Views

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Plan for sustainable city whittled to 19 goals

After a year of work by dozens of local environmentalists, City Council members have narrowed down a long list of goals to...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by jps, on Apr 2, 2009 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 4939 Views

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Eshoo explains vote for bailout bill

Calling it "as tough a vote I have ever taken in Congress," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, said she voted for the financial...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by b, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:35 pm | 15 comments | 6723 Views

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City manager says budget is on the line

In a presentation Tuesday, Kevin Duggan said the city faces a nearly $6 million general fund deficit next year. He is working...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by marie, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 21 comments | 11402 Views

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No on Proposition 8 rally attracts crowd

Several hundred opponents of Proposition 8 rallied outside Mountain View City Hall Saturday, many dressed up as brides and...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 8, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 12 comments | 5694 Views

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Lieber event at City Hall raises eyebrows

City policies forbid city buildings from being used to make money, but some are arguing that at a recent event held at City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 9, 2009 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 5904 Views

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Election results show city leans left

Mountain View showed its political stripes in the November election, voting to the left of the county and much of the state...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by smart growther, on Dec 20, 2008 at 3:42 pm | 2 comments | 5335 Views

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Worker Center submits plans for new building

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by EFMohammedMartinez, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm | 10 comments | 5816 Views

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Surprise turnaround for BART measure

BART proponents and opponents have been on the edge of their seats over the last few weeks, watching to see whether Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Bart Only-Taker, on Nov 21, 2008 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 5189 Views

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Locally, voters go with status quo

While local residents joined the millions of voters last week who resoundingly said "yes" to Barack Obama's message of change,...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by county board watcher, on Nov 21, 2008 at 10:39 am | 2 comments | 4951 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Prop. 8 fosters good environment for children Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4590...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Maggie, on Nov 15, 2008 at 6:37 pm | 2 comments | 4982 Views

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By a clear margin: Macias, Means, Kasperzak and Inks

City staff will take orders from some familiar faces in January after the four open seats in the City Council race were taken...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by James P., on Nov 10, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 6210 Views

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Our position on Props. 5 to 8

Last week the <I>Voice</I></B> offered recommendations on the first four propositions on the Nov. 4 ballot. This week we...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Rita, on Nov 10, 2008 at 8:19 am | 90 comments | 8575 Views

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Local dad loses name dispute with Boy Scouts

A Mountain View father lost a bid in federal court in San Francisco on Tuesday to use the name "Youthscouts" for a youth...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2008
Last comment by JF, on Nov 3, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 6663 Views

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We need a rally!!

We must act and show support for proposition 8! someone organize a rally!!! We must not let a bunch of morons guide or beliefs....

Original post made by Yes on 8 on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Frances, on Nov 3, 2008 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 4643 Views

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FPPC BART Complaint

Isn't the Measure B complaint the same problem with CalTrain's advocacy for High Speed Rail's Proposition 1A?...

Original post made by M. Fruth on Oct. 26, 2008
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Why our county hospital is worth saving

I'm very concerned about the future of our outstanding county hospital, Valley Medical Center. If you have good health insurance,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by we could all be there sometime, on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:50 pm | 2 comments | 4921 Views
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