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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Union City Boulevard Bike Lane Improvements

Union City Boulevard Bicycle Lane Improvements

In 2017, the City of Union City secured funding for the Union City Boulevard Bicycle Lane Improvements. These improvements will include construction of bicycle lanes on Union CityBoulevard from 600 feet south ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

EBCE to Officially Launch to Commercial Customers in Union City

Alameda County, CA - East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) will officially become the electricity provider for unincorporated Alameda County and eleven of its cities, including Union City in June. Businesses within EBCE’s service area will be automat...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Two Applicants Considered for a Commercial Cannabis Permit

Update to the City's Commercial Cannabis Program

On Tuesday, April 24, the City Council considered two applicants who are seeking to obtain a commercial cannabis business permit from the City. This application process is the result of a public policy discu...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

City Council to Make Key Funding Decisions on the Voter-Approved East-West Connector

City Council to Make Key Funding Decisions on the
Voter-Approved East-West Connector

City Council is making critical funding decisions on a key city roadway decades in the making. Twenty years ago, the East-West Connector was envisioned as a multi-lane ro...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

New Cannabis Laws as of January 1, 2018

cannabis farm with flowers

California voter-approved Proposition 64 and SB 94 has paved the way for new cannabis laws that took effect on January 1, 2018. Here is what you need to know about the law:

  • You can’t smoke or consume cannabis anywhere in public, including in parked vehicle...
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Posted on: November 15, 2017

City Council votes to Approve Local Commercial Cannabis Ordinance

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, City Council voted to approve a local ordinance establishing a regulatory framework for commercial cannabis businesses in Union City. In addition, the following was adopted:

  • A resolution allowing for up to three permits in ea...
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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Development Update

You may have walked or drove down Union City streets recently and noticed new buildings going up – want to know what’s happening? There are a number of development and project updates that may peak the interest of our residents, so her...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Road Enhancements Planned for May 2018

About the "Slurry Seal" Project

In order to extend the service life of your street, and improve the appearance and skid resistance, we have hired Graham Contractors to apply a “Slurry Seal” to various streets in your neighborh...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Each Earthquake is a Reminder: Make a Plan

The USGS shows that a 4.4 earthquake hit our region around 2:40 am on Thursday, January 4, 2018. Despite the epicenter being in Berkeley, the quick shaking and jolt from this earthquake woke up people in all parts of the Bay Area. Let this moment be a rem...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Veteran's Memorial Dedication

Veterans Day Ceremony: Alameda County Board of Supervisor Valle to Dedicate Veterans Memorial in Union City

 

The public is invited to attend a special event hosted by the Office of Alameda County Board of Supervisor Richard Valle (District 2) dedi...

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