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.
September 21, 2017
Today: Town Hall Meeting on important retirement issues set for September 26, 2017; OC veteran’s cemetery in Irvine stuck? and Santa Ana wants county to shelter homeless on vacant Irvine land, considers suing.
September 20, 2017
Today: Voice of OC’s Santana says inaction on the homeless crisis can kill; Santa Ana creates homeless czar position as it works to combat growing issue and a majority of Orange, San Diego county voters support rent control, poll says.
September 19, 2017
Today: Sex and the supervisors; Costa Mesa council to review proposed firefighters contract that includes pay raises and UCI receives historic $200 million gift from Susan and Henry Samueli to create health college.
September 18, 2017
Today: A view from the riverbed homeless camp as Sheriff starts patrols; Costa Mesa council to consider suspending work on proposed bike trail into Talbert Regional Park and is Orange County’s booming job growth over? 9 things that hint yes.
September 15, 2017
Today: Mesa Water takes another step toward increasing rates up to 5% a year for 5 years; Orange County takes responsibility for dead body mix-up and DA prosecutor files federal lawsuit against County, DA.