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The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation on Thursday approved the environmental report for a multimillion-dollar proposal to allow the transfer and sale of Merced County groundwater to buyers in Stanislaus County.
The November general election is less than 100 days away and Merced County voters will be faced with a variety of choices in both county and city races.
A group of attorneys from the Merced County Public Defender’s Office huddled around a computer screen Tuesday morning to watch the confirmation of their new boss at a Board of Supervisors meeting.
The Merced County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will consider the appointment of a new public defender and establishing an incentive program for businesses to make capital improvements.
Two of the five Merced County supervisors have declined a 1.4 percent raise that took effect July 1, boosting supervisor salaries from $96,904 to $98,261 a year.
Two Livingston employee union groups rejected a concession agreement this week that included a 7 percent pay cut, an extra $100 contribution toward medical insurance and other concessions.
Residents living in the Mello-Roos district will make their last tax payment in April of next year, according to a community meeting last week.
Construction crews are continuing to make progress on the $336 million Atwater-Merced Expressway project, with most of the first phase scheduled for completion by this fall.
Livingston Mayor Pro Tem Gurpal Samra will seek re-election in November, the longtime politician confirmed to the Sun-Star on Wednesday.
Gov. Jerry Brown’s top employment development official made an appearance at the AT&T call center Tuesday to address the looming layoffs of more than 400 workers.