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North Oakland Now: Tuesday, February 24

on February 24, 2009

oaknorthtree4Rise and shine, North Oakland!  Here are your headlines for the day:  Oakland City Council is mulling new ballot measures for a potential June 2 special election.  The proposals offer clues as to how the Council plans to tackle the (at least) $50 million budget gap for the 09-10 fiscal year.  And the Chronicle reminds us that all this rain is doing little to increase California water levels.  Apparently, a couple of weeks of rain are no match for a three-year drought.

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