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Posted on: August 8, 2016

Alternative Pension Reform Act ballot measure

During the August 9, 2016 meeting, the San José City Council will discuss and consider placing an Alternative Pension Reform Act ballot measure on the November 2016 ballot.

This ballot measure is a component of the comprehensive alternative pension reform settlement framework that was agreed upon last year by the city and all its labor unions.

The negotiated settlement will save San José taxpayers $3 billion over the next 30 years and bring an end to the dispute over pension reforms that has hampered the City’s ability to recruit and retain police officers and other city employeesRead on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Open Data San José (BETA)

The City's Open Data website is in the BETA phase, giving users access to a number of data sets that are now available online. Visit Open Data San José often as more features are added in the coming months.

These city data sets range from unemployment rates to average daily traffic.

The Open Data website is broken down into eight sections: Explore San José, Living in the City, Neighborhood Services, Getting Around, Public Safety, Make It Work/Utilities & Infrastructure, Permits and Development Services, and Transparency and Accountability. There are other sections available that are called Open Budget, Open GIS, and For DevelopersRead on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2016

Employee Compensation for 2015

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 from 2015, the latest year availab...Read on...

View 2015 Employee Salary Database.
Posted on: August 31, 2015

Apartment Rent Ordinance Update

On June 16, 2015, the San José City Council accepted staff 's report on potential modifications to the Rental Rights and Referrals Program and the Rental Dispute Mediation and Arbitration Ordinance and referred the item to the June 23, 2015 Ordinance Prio...Read on...

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