Good morning, it's Tuesday, Oct. 26
Alameda County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on redistricting the county's supervisor districts. The public meeting starts at 6 p.m. and any resident can follow the directions here to participate. Additional redistricting questions can be answered here.
Love doesn't cost a thing and neither does COVID testing in Berkeley!
The city of Berkeley is hosting a free vaccination clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 3282 Adeline St. from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. First, second and booster shots are available at the clinic. Walk-in appointments are welcome and if residents want to schedule an appointment, they must do so through the Carbon Health dashboard. To sign up for an account with Carbon Health, click here.
Amazon isn't the only one flying drones!
The Alameda County Sherriff's Department issued a statement on Monday, notifying the public that the department's UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) team was among the most heralded in the country for its recent work on the Dixie Fire. It's deployment above fire crews working the Dixie Fire helped to map the most critically hit areas in the state.
Man sentenced to nine years for Concord attempted murder
The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office announced a man was sentenced to nine years in state prison for the attempted murder of an elderly victim in Concord. According to the press release, the man, Noah Harris used a box cutter to slice the throat of an elderly person. A witness to the attack reported that Harris repeatedly threatened and spit on the victim. For more information on the case itself, click here.