Thursday, October 11, 2012 12:00 am
Just look for the big green “G” to find the Galt’s new overpass.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 12:00 am
The city of Galt will spend $260,000 through January to extend a three-year contract for landscape maintenance services. Prior to the vote, the annual compensation cap was $180,000.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 12:00 am
By the end of next year, the city of Galt could be wrapping up a major water meter retrofitting project, with customers paying for what they use.
Friday, August 3, 2012 12:00 am
San Joaquin County's longtime deputy public works director has taken a position in Galt.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 12:00 am
Property owners in two Morada neighborhoods got a reprieve from a possible tripling of their water rates on Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 12:00 am
A group of residents in northern Morada are concerned that their
water rates could triple if San Joaquin County has its way.
Some San Joaquin County street workers took the “direct” route when painting stripes over some weeds on the western Highway 99 frontage road between Armstrong and Eight Mile roads. “Clearly, this was not our best day, and steps are being taken internally to assure this type of workmanship is not repeated,” said Steve Winkler, deputy director of operations for the county’s Public Works Department. “I do not believe the noted work is representative of the quality our crew normally produces, and corrective work is planned to clean the edge of the roadway and re-stripe the edge line.”
Thursday, August 26, 2010 12:00 am
In 1997, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. installed nine new
street lamps to illuminate Lockeford's business district as part of
a project to move overhead power lines underground.
Friday, August 13, 2010 12:00 am
Ten candidates filed for three open positions on the Galt City
Council. Below are the names of the Galt residents who signed in
support of their candidacy. The names were transcribed from written
Friday, July 23, 2010 12:00 am
Rachel Simas has lived in Thornton for 30 years — despite the
foul-tasting water that can soil her clothes, gang activity and a
dearth of shopping opportunities.
Friday, July 16, 2010 12:10 am
Thornton residents complain that their water tastes bad and
causes brown stains to their clothes. And they plan to tell the San
Joaquin County Board of Supervisors all about it at an upcoming
Saturday, February 27, 2010 12:00 am
In 2009, San Joaquin County employed 483 people who made
$100,000 or more. That's up by 33 positions from the previous
Tuesday, March 3, 2009 10:00 pm
It isn't official yet, but it appears San Joaquin County will
face a 15-percent mandatory water reduction by summer.
Monday, January 26, 2009 10:00 pm
Property owners in Woodbridge and west Lodi will have to wait
until April to find out whether they will be required by the
federal government to purchase costly flood insurance.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008 10:00 pm
San Joaquin County can handle the past two years of
below-average rainfall, but if we have another dry winter, there
could be trouble, county officials told the Board of Supervisors on
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 10:00 pm
Most Woodbridge residents may not be required to purchase
flood-control insurance after all. But it's not a done deal.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 10:00 pm
After her only daughter was killed in a fiery alcohol-related
crash last year in Clements, Tamra Scott was left trying to figure
out how to grieve.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 10:00 pm
Residents of Bridgetowne, Towne Ranch and a portion of the Park
West neighborhood in northwest Lodi may be spared hundreds or
thousands of dollars in flood insurance payments.
Wednesday, April 2, 2008 10:00 pm
Making Highway 12 safer for drivers is the No. 1 priority for
Lodi and San Joaquin County officials when it comes to lobbying for
Thursday, February 28, 2008 10:00 pm
Property owners in northwest Lodi and much of Woodbridge may not
require expensive flood insurance after all.
Thursday, February 7, 2008 10:00 pm
Officials from the city of Lodi and San Joaquin County will talk
on a regular basis during the next year to see if federal
authorities can trim some of the area where property owners would
be required to purchase expensive flood-control insurance.
Wednesday, February 6, 2008 10:00 pm
Woodbridge and northwest Lodi residents faced with spending as
much as $1,400 annually for flood insurance are full of questions
about costs and why the area is suddenly considered a flood plain
Thursday, January 17, 2008 10:00 pm
Residents of what could become an expanded flood plain zone in
Woodbridge and northwest Lodi were angry at the idea of having to
pay as much as $1,400 per year for flood insurance.
Tuesday, April 11, 2006 10:00 pm
From Thornton to Clements, very little of the levee system along
the Mokelumne River is regulated by government authorities. In
fact, none of it is regulated east of Woodbridge Dam, say county
Monday, November 14, 2005 10:00 pm
Lodi Salvation Army women's shelter