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, please register for an account.
September 13, 2018
Today: Next stop for Beach Boulevard improvements: Anaheim; first games to be played at new Great Park baseball stadium and, #Met too legislation leads the way with help from unions.
September 12, 2018
Today: Gov. Brown signs bill creating OC homeless housing agency; jail phone privacy violations prompt OC to consider new vendor and OC supervisor criticizes sheriff’s department for recent blunders.
September 11, 2018
Today: 9/11 victims, emergency responders honored in Orange County Fire Authority ceremony; Fullerton Police tackling two staff controversies and, townhomes project moves forward in Costa Mesa.
September 10, 2018
Today: Annual Health Fair is on Sept. 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; campaign to support Anaheim's 'living wage' measure kicks off, and homeless shelters to open in Santa Ana and Anaheim.
September 7, 2018
Today: Why a strong and vibrant labor movement is important; an activist creates a new animal shelter - with a pen and, temperatures climbing into triple digits in many Southern California areas.
September 6, 2018
Today: OC leaders face scrutiny after federal court ruling on homelessness; Costa Mesa extends needle-exchange moratorium for 10 months and, $78 million sewer replacement gets underway near Angel Stadium.
September 5, 2018
Today: Could OC lack of progress on homelessness soon be illegal?; Orange County sheriff’s dog attacked county employee in his office and, L.A. County supervisors impose temporary rent control for some mobile homes.
September 4, 2018
Today: Improper jail phone recordings put OC Sheriff under scrutiny; principal author of Anaheim’s living wage law says Disney’s not exempt and, there is a proposal for larger homeless shelter in Santa Ana.
August 31, 2018
Today: Orange County’s toughest jobs and the people who do them; here is what you need to know about the Orange International Street Fair and, slower rate hikes boost toll road usage to record high.
August 30, 2018
Today: Lake Forest 2017 recall campaign under investigation; Disneyland will sell alcohol for the first time and, North OC center processes thousands of pounds of recycling a day, but it isn’t enough.