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APPROVED

APPROVED

Redevelopment of Alameda Marina Moves Forward with Unanimous Approval of Council Early this morning, in a 5-0 vote, the Alameda City Council unanimously approved the EIR and Master Plan for Alameda Marina, with a few late modifications to the Plan to ensure dedicated space for future maritime

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Record Crowd at 2018 Island Jam

Record Crowd at 2018 Island Jam

Thanks to all of the Sponsors and Volunteers who helped to make the 2018 Island Jam a sensational success. By all accounts, this year’s Jam set a record for attendance going all the way back to 2002 when the first Peanut Butter and Jam took place on

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New Alameda Point Entry During Construction

New Alameda Point Entry During Construction

New Alameda Point Entry During Construction New access point at Trident Avenue opens as Atlantic Avenue access point closes Construction has begun on the first phase of the $1 billion mixed-use, transit-oriented waterfront development at the gateway to Alameda Point, called Site A. Site A is located

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$1 Billion Waterfront Development on Former Naval Air Station

$1 Billion Waterfront Development on Former Naval Air Station

Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Start of Construction on $1 Billion Alameda Mixed-Use Waterfront Development on Former Naval Air Station ALAMEDA, Calif. – The City of Alamedaand its private partner, Alameda Point Partners, LLC, today celebrated the groundbreaking of the first phase of the $1 billion mixed-use, transit-oriented waterfront development at the

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City Manager Remains on Administrative Leave

City Manager Remains on Administrative Leave

(This message regarding the disposition of Alameda City Manager, Jill Keimach, was delivered to the Alameda City Council at its special meeting on April 16, 2018 by Alameda Chamber President, Michael McDonough. After hearing over 30 speakers, the majority of which were in favor reinstating Jill, the

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Historic Vote for Ground Breaking At The Point

Historic Vote for Ground Breaking At The Point

(This message regarding Alameda Point Partners request to amend their Development Agreement with the City of Alameda to develop Site A at the former Naval Base at Alameda Point was delivered to the Alameda City Council at its regular meeting on June 6, 2018 by Alameda Chamber

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Alameda Shuttle

Alameda Shuttle

As Alameda residents, voters and as Alameda Chamber of Commerce Members, we are looking forward to working with the Greater Alameda Business Association, you and City Staff on transportation solutions that meet the needs of ALL Alamedans. As you make your decision on the upcoming Draft Transportation

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This Is Not a Cannabis Issue

This Is Not a Cannabis Issue

As the premier business advocacy organization for the Alameda Business Community, the Alameda Chamber of Commerce is duty bound to keep abreast of actions proposed by the City of Alameda that effect the local business environment. In this regard, we have recently been mindful of the City

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Put a Ribbon On It

Put a Ribbon On It! By Mark Sorensen We’ve all seen pictures of smiling faces standing before a ribbon cutting with a giant pair of scissors as they get ready to snip a business into its official grand opening. But what does this mean? And why do

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Rob Bonta to Deliver Cannabis Related Keynote Address at Business Expo

Rob Bonta to Deliver Cannabis Related Keynote Address at Business Expo

The Cannabis Effect on Jobs and the California Economy Alameda, CA – September 2, 2017 – The Alameda Chamber of Commerce is taking the lead in educating East Bay communities on the economic impact of the Cannabis Industry on the local economy. Stemming from the actions of

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