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Some High Street residents are calling on tech companies that run buses through Alameda to address the traffic and parking problems they said the buses can create. A city official says they became aware of the concerns in June and are working to address them.

Every day, a large, white bus stops in front of Donald Hull’s High Street home.

Google-owned Makani Power will be expanding its presence at Alameda Point.

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Alameda Unified's suspension and expulsion rates declined last year, newly released state data show, though rates for African American and Latino students remained disproportionately high. District leaders attributed the drop to more supportive disciplinary interventions.

Google may be expanding its private transit service for employees from the streets of San Francisco to the waters of San Francisco Bay.

Makani Power’s Wing 7 in flight. Video from Makani power’s website.

Alameda Point wind power firm Makani Power has been acquired by Google, the company has announced. The acquisition was announced on May 23.