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.
February 26, 2018
Today: County wraps up homeless evictions at Santa Ana riverbed; Judge dismisses federal drug case tied to O.C. jailhouse-snitch scandal and Orange County activists gather at Victoria Beach to protest off-shore drilling.
February 23, 2018
Today: Santa Ana appoints David Valentin as permanent police chief; Clearing of homeless encampments moves to Angel Stadium area as more people are relocated Thursday and how much space your rental dollar buys for apartments in Southern California.
February 22, 2018
Today: Judge scolds County’s top attorney over Sheriff’s role in riverbed evictions; Mission Viejo City Council rejects district elections; seeks alternatives and Officials break ground on 1.6 billion gallon recycled water reservoir in south Orange County.
February 21, 2018
Today: More than 100 homeless people relocated in one day from Santa Ana riverbed; Orange County toll roads see record-breaking numbers in 2017 and Irvine to build new, $25.9 million animal shelter.
February 20, 2018
Today: Judge lifts temporary restraining order; County to begin clearing riverbed homeless; activists threaten to sue Steel and Rackauckas if they don’t pay back county for “Community Coffee” mailer and Heroes Hall veterans museum marks first anniversary.