Watch KQED “This Week in Northern California” tonight when I and my colleague Josh Richman and KCBS reporter Barbara Taylor talk about redevelopment, redistricting and the woes of SF Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.
The show airs live at 7:30 p.m. on Channel 9 in most of Contra Costa County.
News Panel: The latest on the Citizens Redistricting Commission, Oakland layoffs, and Ross Mirkarimi
The California Supreme Court considers which Senate maps to use in the fight over the new lines drawn by the Citizens Redistricting Commission. The City of Oakland will send layoff notices to hundreds of city workers to make up for the loss of redevelopment funds. There are calls for the resignation of newly-sworn in San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, who may face domestic violence charges.
UPDATE @ 11:10 A.M. SATURDAY: And here we are…