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City Pensions – a Cost of Doing Business

January 8, 2020

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The State of Petaluma’s Roads

Posted on January 7, 2020

If you had to guess Petaluma’s pavement score on a scale of 1-100, what number would you choose? Hint:  Sadly, Petaluma’s roads are the worst in the Bay Area. On January 6, 2020, Senior Traffic Engineer Jeff Stutsman presented the City’s Pavement Management Plan.  The Plan explains that Petaluma’s current road conditions score a 45 out...
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Petaluma Minimum Wage Rules Start January 1

Posted on December 23, 2019

Starting January 1, 2020, the minimum wage within the Petaluma City limits is $14 per hour for employers with 25 or fewer employees and $15 per hour for employers with 26 or more employees. This local minimum wage—which is higher than the State minimum wage—takes effect as part of a minimum wage ordinance passed by...
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Fiscal & Organizational Sustainability Study Moves Forward

Posted on December 10, 2019

The City unrolled a process to balance city funds with city services at a City Council Workshop held on December 9, 2019.  The first part of the workshop focused on a review of city departments, what services each department provides, and how they are staffed.  The second part of the workshop reviewed the various revenues...
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