Newsom said California currently has a little over 4,200 ventilators, but more than a thousand of them don’t work.
Leigh Martinez reports from Oakland.
The Governor and the Mayor spoke to the media on Saturday, March 28, 2020. Bloom Energy is refurbishing ventilators for the State of California.
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo joined San Jose Chief of Police Eddie Garcia Friday morning to discuss the importance of residents staying home, and how residents can report businesses that are not in compliance with the order.
As many as 1,600 mobile home park residents are preparing to take action in the hope that they can stay in their homes.
San Jose's mayor says 114 local leaders have signed on for a plan to put PG&E under ratepayers' control.
In an attempt to make the city’s power grid more resilient from shutdowns, Liccardo proposed creating a city-run power utility that would construct multiple micro grid generating systems throughout San Jose. The city would eventually take control of PG&E transmission lines, possibly though eminent domain.
This comes on the heels of an unpopular planned shutoff by Pacific Gas and Electricity. Jesse Gary reports.
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo promised to hold a public hearing to address communication issues that led to over 350 people having to be rescued by firefighters from their flooded homes on Tuesday.
The City of San Jose is facing a class action lawsuit over how it handled protests outside a Donald Trump rally last month.