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San Carlos Mayor Dies of Heart Attack

May 11, 2011 | 1:21 pm

San Carlos Mayor Dies of Heart Attack

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From the AP: Residents of the Northern California city of San Carlos are mourning the sudden death of their 46-year-old mayor Omar Ahmad. The Palo Alto Daily News says Ahmad was elected to the San Carlos City Council in 2007 and became the country’s second Muslim mayor last year. The part-time mayor was picking up […]

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April 20, 2011 | 2:21 pm

Will San Carlos Privatize Its Fire Department?

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As part of an effort to close a $3.5 million budget gap, the city of San Carlos is considering several options in reorganizing its municipal fire services, including contracting out to a private company. For the past several years San Carlos has shared the costs of a joint department with neighboring Belmont. That relationship has […]

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