PublicCEO Report features CA Mayors Coalition

The PublicCEO Report is a video and podcast series hosted by PublicCEO owner and Tripepi Smith President Ryder Todd Smith. In each Report, Ryder sits down with a thought leader to talk policy, current events, personal experiences and challenges facing local government. PublicCEO's hope is that these unedited, unscripted conversations [...]

December 15th, 2021|

Mayor Warren joins President Biden at the signing of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Mayor Warren joins President Biden at the signing of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act By City of Fontana (Media Contact: Monique Carter)  FONTANA, CA (November 2021) – Mayor Acquanetta Warren attended today's signing of the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, lauding Congress and President Biden for working together to put [...]

November 16th, 2021|

OC cities to divvy up $715M

OC cities to divvy up $715M By Alicia Robinson, Erika I. Ritchie, Roxana Kopetman and Ian Wheeler -  Each of Orange County’s 34 cities will receive a share of about $715 million from the American Rescue Plan Act. For some, the two-year aid bill corrects their exclusion from earlier rounds of [...]

April 15th, 2021|

Feds Retroactively Adjusts FEMA’s Cost Share to 100 Percent

Feds Retroactively Adjusts FEMA's Cost Share to 100 Percent - COVID-19 Vaccine UPDATE After months of urging Congress and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to fully reimburse eligible COVID-19 services, the Biden Administration announced last week that the cost share would indeed be adjusted to 100 percent. It was not [...]

February 3rd, 2021|

The Desert Sun: Audit: More money should have gone to small counties

By Adam Beam (The Associated Press) The following article appeared in the Desert Sun on January 19, 2021. California should have spent more money helping its smaller counties battle the coronavirus, state Auditor Elaine Howle said Tuesday, criticizing Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration for favoring places with big populations despite [...]

January 20th, 2021|

American Rescue Act of 2021 Support Letter

Co-Chairs Kors and Haney sent a letter to the House Speaker’s Office regarding our support for COVID relief package currently in the House of Representatives.  A copy of the letter was sent to the CA Congressional Delegation.

Here is copy of the letter:

Support Letter