February 6, 2019
The County isn’t releasing the unofficial shelter headcount numbers from the federally mandated biennial Point in Time count because workers are combing through data to make sure counts aren’t duplicated.
City planners, coastal engineers and residents who live by the coast are carefully watching the beaches in South Orange County — especially at Dana Point and San Clemente — trying to safeguard stretches of sand from disappearing for good.
OC Register: Santa Ana councilman will step down to settle suit over whether he lives in district he representsThe council could appoint someone to the seat once Reyna quits, or hold a special election. In the agreement, Reyna pledged not to seek appointment or run in a special election for the seat.
OC Register: Santa Ana officials agree to sign $25 million police contract, but funding remains uncertain
Some council members pointed to existing vacancies and said the raises are needed to attract new hires and keep current officers from leaving for better pay. But other officials and residents argued the city can’t afford to spend so much.
Instacart made a change in November to its compensation system, in which the company sometimes reduces its contribution to a worker’s pay if the person receives a certain amount in tips.
The move is a major win for the payday lending industry, which argued the government’s regulations could kill off a large chunk of its business. It’s also a big loss for consumer groups, who say payday lenders exploit the poor and disadvantaged.
Publication Date: February 6, 2019