OCEA Media Brief
OCEA monitors local, state-wide and national news outlets to keep members up to date on the issues that impact working people. Media briefs are compiled and sent to members in a daily email blast. To receive OCEA media briefs, sign-up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 14, 2018
Today: North OC commits to 700 new homeless shelter beds; South County identifies zero; a public-private homeless solution in Texas might work for Costa Mesa and Newport-Mesa unveils new $304.6-million schools budget.
June 13, 2018
Today: OC supervisors move to take away independent oversight; OC cities propose homeless shelter sites but locations are being kept quiet, and O.C. supervisors oppose needle exchange plan.
June 12, 2018
Today: New plans for an OC veterans cemetery? Why has SoCal emergency room use risen with Obamacare, and new ‘fire hydrant’ for water-dropping helicopters may cut wildfire response time.
June 11, 2018
Today: Orange County primary turnout highest in 16 years; $5 million to Chapman U from billionaire Charles Koch sparks an uproar and Costa Mesa council adopts new transportation plan to promote walking and biking.
June 8, 2018
Today: Fullerton delays agreement with housing provider for homeless; O.C. Water District delays vote on Huntington Beach desalination project’s rate plan and Orange County tops list of state beaches with clean water.