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In 6 Charts, the Rising Costs of Obamacare Rates

In 6 Charts, the Rising Costs of Obamacare Rates

New data from the federal government show that monthly premiums for health insurance plans sold on the federal exchange, sale HealthCare.gov, stuff will increase by an average of 25 percent in 2017. The Department of Health and Human Services released a report Monday analyzing the state and federal health insurance exchanges ahead of the fourth […]

Oxnard Holds Utility Rates Workshops

Oxnard Holds Utility Rates Workshops

By Dan Pinedo In anticipation of utilities rates increases the city of Oxnard has created a Utilities Rates Advisory Panel, (URAP). The panel is made up of 8 members representing the community from three categories: Business/Industrial, Single Family Residential and Multi-Family Residential. There are 5 alternates. Under the direction of Interim Utilities Director Daniel Rydberg […]

$209,000 Add-on to Water Hikes in Ventura? For plants or patrols?

$209,000 Add-on to Water Hikes in Ventura? For plants or patrols?

By Camille Harris Should Ventura city staff be allowed to spend another $209,000 for additional water/code enforcement personnel and two new vehicles, when citizens already reduced their usage of water by 307,383,652 gallons this past year? The effort to save resources calls for everyone to unite as volunteers, not hire a few more public employees […]