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Posted on: March 26, 2014

Measure B: Library Parcel Tax Information

On March 4, 2014, the San José City Council unanimously approved placing Measure B on the June 3 ballot to continue existing, voter-approved funds for library programs and services.

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Posted on: March 11, 2014

Latest Employee Compensation Information

In line with our commitment to open and transparent government, the City of San José is providing the latest compensation information available for all employees on the City website. The salary and benefit information is... Read on...

View 2013 City Employee Compensation
Posted on: March 6, 2014

Water Conservation Tips

By conserving water or using it more wisely, you can help with the City's long-term strategy to manage our water resources and protect the environment.

Find water saving tips, rebates & other resources.
Posted on: February 27, 2014

San José under consideration for Google Fiber expansion

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, Google announced San José is among the 34 cities in nine metro areas that Google is considering for its fiber-optic network expansion. According to Google, Google Fiber provides "Internet... Read on...

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Posted on: February 19, 2014

Ending Homelessness

In coordination with other public and private agencies in Santa Clara County, the Housing Department's Homelessness Response Team addresses homelessness through a multi-faceted approach that includes: advocating for... Read on...

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Posted on: February 14, 2014

San José Minimum Wage

The San José Minimum Wage increased from $10.00 to $10.15 per hour on January 1, 2014.

The Minimum Wage Ordinance was passed by City of San José voters on November 6, 2012. It required employers to pay their employees... Read on...

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Posted on: September 24, 2013

FAQs for garbage and recycling billing changes

The City of San José is changing the garbage billing system to minimize expenses to ratepayers, control costs, and have a more efficient and easier-to-use bill payment process for customers. The City’s garbage and recycling... Read on...

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Posted on: July 29, 2013

Your Business Coaching Center

Your Business Coaching Center is a new online tool that will help guide your small business through the permitting process.

Your Business Coaching Center provides information on how to start or expand your small business... Read on...

Start today with Your Business Coaching Center.
Posted on: September 13, 2013

Follow @DPWBirdPM on Twitter for Bird Ave. project updates

Through Twitter, Public Works will provide project and traffic detour updates on the Bird Ave. Bird Ave. Sanitary and Storm Improvement Project. Stage 1 construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 16, 2013.... Read on...

Get project updates on Twitter.
Posted on: June 18, 2013

City Council unanimously authorizes lawsuit to allow A's to move to San José

San Jose, Calif. – The City of San Jose has filed legal action in federal court to eliminate the territorial restrictions that Major League Baseball has used to keep the A’s from moving to San Jose. The complaint was... Read on...

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Posted on: June 18, 2013

San José City Council approves final FY 2013-14 Budget

On June 11, the City Council approved Mayor Reed's June Budget Message, putting the final touches on a FY 2013-14 budget that avoids General Fund service cuts for the second straight year and invests the limited amount of... Read on...

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