Pandemic

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Sidewalk Dining Should It Remain?

During the pandemic many cities allowed restaurants to add tables on the sidewalks and even parking spaces or parking lots to help the businesses mostly restaurants maintain social distancing. By allowing these businesses to do that it helped them stay open and employ staff which with no eating allowed inside for a long time or […]

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Santa Ana Vaccination Site To Close June 6th

The Orange County Health Care Agency has announced that the vaccination site at Santa Ana College will close June 6th along with the other Orange County mega vaccine sites; The sites in Costa Mesa at the OC Fair and Event Center, Soka University and the Anaheim Convention Center are also closing June 6th as the […]

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Santa Ana Approves $4 An Hour For Grocery Workers

The Santa Ana City Council has approved a ordinance requiring $4 per hour raise hazard pay for grocery workers. The council voted 5-2 in favor of the ordinance which will last 120 days and, largely be for the large national grocery chains. City Manager Lori Ann Farrell Harrison said the ordinance would apply to about […]

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Vaccine Site To Open At Santa Ana College

A third super vaccine site is going to open at Santa Ana College the new site is in addition to the two sites now open at Disneyland and, Soka University in Aliso Viejo. Santa Ana has been hit especially hard by the COVID-19 pandemic so a nearby vaccine site for those eligible is good news. […]

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Santa Ana Council Split On Grocery Workers Hazard Pay

The Santa Ana City Council is divided on if to require $4 per hour hazard pay for Santa Ana grocery workers. If enacted the law would require grocery stores to pay their employees an extra $4 per hour for four months. The council will decide by March if they want to enact this law with […]

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Grocery Workers $4 An Hour Boost In Pay?

The City Of Santa Ana has directed its staff to investigate a proposed city ordinance that would pay essential grocery and pharmacy workers an additional $4 an hour in Santa Ana.

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Santa Ana Approves Mask Requirement

The Santa Ana City Council has approved a mask mandate after the Mayor and Mayor Elect got unanimous support for such a mandate. The cities population has been especially vulnerable during the current pandemic because of its high density housing. The goal of the new mandate is to get everyone to wear masks and, only […]

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