Imperial Valley News
Imperial, California - Members of the Imperial County Building and Construction Trades will assemble to continue work on a public restroom project in Brawley, CA. Work on the project on Meserve Park began the first week of March and has been steadily progressing. Multiple trades have participated so far including; IBEW 569 (electricians), Iron Workers Local 229, Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 200, Bricklayers Allied Crafts Local 4.
Cathedral City, California - Tomorrow, Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia will be honoring El Gallito Restaurant in the city of Cathedral City for 39 years of business. Tomorrow is the final day El Gallito restaurant will be open.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will participate in Sacramento area events on Monday as part of the 2016 California Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony and to kick off Wildfire Awareness Week with state fire and emergency officials.
Washington, DC - The United States is deeply concerned by the Government of Ethiopia’s recent decision to file terrorism charges against Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) First Vice-Chairman Bekele Gerba and others in the Oromia region who were arrested in late 2015.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the Polish people as you celebrate the 225th anniversary of Europe’s oldest written constitution on May 3.
DOE and the Department of Transportation Announce Collaboration to Support Smart Transportation Systems and Alternative Fuel Technologies
Berkeley, California - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced a collaboration to accelerate research, development, demonstration, and deployment of innovative smart transportation systems and alternative fuel technologies. The agencies formalized this collaborative relationship through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that was unveiled yesterday at a symposium called Achieving Zero-Emission Mobility: The Role of Innovative Electric Vehicle Companies, hosted by the University of California Center on Economic Competitiveness in Transportation in Berkeley.