We got the money! Last month I reported that Alameda applied for a $12.3 million Homekey grant from California’s Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). Good news: Our application was successful!
Spring is around the corner and it is finally looking like we are moving out of the pandemic, so I wanted to share some news. I have made the decision that I will not be pursuing reelection this year, which means that 2022 will be my last year on Alameda’s City Council.
It was a chilly 39 degrees outside when I left my house before 5 a.m. on Feb. 23. I was helping count the number of people living unsheltered in Alameda.
A triumphant Jan Sutter stands proudly before his beloved home, The Queen Anne’s Revenge, reflecting on the success of his ambitious plan to match reader donations benefiting The Alameda Sun. As a result, the paper will receive a total of $5,000.