[an error occurred while processing this directive]

USA City Information | Find What You Need in Three Clicks or Less

 

Homepage          

 

USA City Information

TOP NEWS  |  WORLD  |  MONEY  |  POLITICS  |  ENTERTAINMENT  |  HEALTH  |  TECHNOLOGY  |  LIFESTYLE  |  SPORTS  |  FUNNY  |  EDUCATION  |  HOME NEWS

State Of California Home Page


California’s Unemployment Rate Decreases to 10.9%
California’s unemployment rate decreased to 10.9 percent in January, and nonfarm payroll jobs decreased by 5,200 during the month, for a total gain of 322,400 nonfarm jobs since the recovery began in September 2009, according to data released today by the California Employment Development Department (EDD) from two separate surveys...

Technology Agency Launches New Mobile Template
Technology Agency Secretary Carlos Ramos announced the launch of a new California State Mobile Web Template, Version 3.0 at the Government Mobility Forum. The newly redesigned template allows developers to create mobile applications that can access state resources from any smartphone device...

Federal Unemployment Insurance Extensions
Federal Unemployment Insurance Extensions Congress and President Obama have reauthorized the federal extensions of Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits for two months, sparing an estimated 1.1 million unemployed Californians from losing extension benefits after the New Year. The stop-gap measure takes UI claimants through the holidays and into the New Year with no interruptions of extended benefits...

CA.gov Receives Sunny Award for Transparency
For the second consecutive year, California has been honored with a Sunny Award by the Sunshine Review for having one of the most effective government websites in the nation for promoting government transparency. The non-profit citizen advocacy group gave California an A grade for the CA.gov state portal which has easy-to-navigate information on the state budget, financial audit reports, state contracts, state official contact information, state taxes, state ethics commission information, public records requests, and registered lobbyists listings and reports... http://techblog.ca.gov/?p=1474

Time-Saving Tools to Improve Your DMV Experience!
The DMV recognizes that your time is valuable, and is therefore committed to making your experience with us better than ever. In recent months, the department has launched several new services designed to make your visit with the DMV more seamless than ever... http://www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/newsrel/newsrel11/timesavingtools.htm

Government Mobility 2012
FEBRUARY 8, 2012, Sacramento Convention Center Empowering Government Organizations to Understand and Leverage Emerging Communication Technologies • Meet constituent expectations for improved service delivery models. • Make public agency information accessible for tech savvy Californians. • Answer questions and solve problems at the push of a button. Government Mobility Forum Prepares Government Technologists to Meet Demands for Delivery of Mobile Services • Prepare to meet demand by focusing on how new technologies will impact government and delivery of services. • Proven solutions showcased in Solutions Center. • Offers reference points for California Government personnel for follow up and guidance. Targeted Education Sessions Chaired by Subject Matter Experts • Learn how to tailor new technologies for smart phones and tablets. • Keynote speaker and general audience presentations discuss the promise and challenge of new mobile based platforms. • Speakers and instructors from major innovators in the mobile technology market.

Changes to DMV Registration Renewals
For vehicle registration renewal fees due July 1, 2011 and later: State law requires DMV to implement changes in the billing and renewal process for registration fees due on or after July 1, 2011. Registration renewal notices will be mailed out close to or on the expiration date. (Previously notices were mailed 60-days ahead of the expiration date). NOTE: Fees are still due for registration notices due prior to July 1, 2011. No money will be collected until renewal notices are issued. (Previously renewal fees could be collected up to 75 days ahead of the expiration date and were required to be collected within 30 days of expiration when part of another transaction such as a transfer of vehicle ownership) All customers will be given a 30-day grace period after they receive their registration notice. Penalties for delinquent payment will not be imposed until 30 days after the registration expiration date. (Previously penalties were due the day after the registration expiration date) Law enforcement is aware and will not cite vehicles until the first day of the second month after the vehicle registration expires. For example: A vehicle with a registration expiration date of July 10th would not be cited for delinquent registration prior to September 1, 2011.

Shots for School (7th-12th Graders)
This site provides news and information for schools, parents, and healthcare providers about school immunization requirements in California. 7th through 12th graders need a whooping cough (pertussis) shot before starting the school year. http://www.shotsforschool.org/

Job Fairs and Events
Check out EDD's Job Fairs and Events page for seminars and workshops throughout California. http://www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training/Job_Fairs_and_Events.htm

SNO-PARK locations, passes, and fees
Seasonal SNO-PARK permits are available for purchase online. This online service allows visitors an easy and convenient way to purchase SNO-PARK permits. Permits may be purchased by Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or e-check. Daily permits may be purchased for $5.00; seasonal permits $25.00. An online service fee of $1.95 will be added to the price of each permit...



Laguna Art Museum's 'California Printmakers' showcases inventive process
One image feels like confrontation: In Dirk Hagner's woodcut on washi paper, the Austrian painter Egon Schiele appears in stark form — the point of the eyes, the fault lines in the face, the hands entrenched in pockets and a deep shadow running toward ...

California couple dies hand-in-hand after 67-year-long storybook romance
A California couple’s enduring 67-year-long romance came to a peaceful end earlier this month as they took their last breaths together while holding each other’s hand. If Floyd Hartwig, 90 and his 89-year-old wife Violet couldn’t die arm-in-arm after ...

California Cartridge-Microstamp Law Upheld in Gun Group Loss
(Bloomberg) -- California’s ban on new semiautomatic handguns that don’t stamp identifying information on the cartridge was upheld by a U.S. judge in a major loss for gun-rights groups. The law barring sales of handguns without the microstamping ...

Christie to headline California GOP convention lunch
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in California, making his pitch to donors as he considers a run for president in 2016. Christie will headline the California Republican Party's spring 2015 convention luncheon in Sacramento on ...

Venmo Was Ordered in July by California Regulators to Address Security Issues
Venmo, the popular mobile payments app, is one of eBay’s secret weapons. The app, which allows users to quickly send cash directly to friends’ bank accounts, is popular with young audiences, a demographic eBay desperately wishes to court. But critics ...

National monument supporters in California get antsy
FILE - In this May 17, 2010 file photo, the peloton rides on a mountain road during the second stage of the Tour of California cycling race near Berryessa Pines, Calif. California lawmakers and an array of interest groups are ramping up effort to designate ...

California Unions' Double Standard on Flex Time
At issue are California's rigid overtime rules, which require companies to pay hourly employees time-and-one-half not only for time worked in excess of 40 hours a week — but for time worked beyond eight hours each day. As the state's Division of Labor ...

15 Tons of Marijuana Seized in Record-Breaking Bust at California Border Crossing: Border Patrol
A near-record load of marijuana — more than 15 tons — was seized this week at the Otay Mesa border crossing from a truck carrying a shipment of mattresses and cushions, according to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Agents found 1,296 packages of ...

California Facing Difficulty With Gas and Water
California is facing difficulty with gas prices and water supply. Prices for gasoline are rising higher for Californians due to a recent and severe accident at an Exxon Mobil refinery located in Torrance. In fact, prices could have risen by as much as ...

Will California Face Crop Shortages Without Federal Water?
Winter Storm Warning issued February 27 at 4:57AM MST expiring March 2 at 5:00PM MST in effect for: Chaffee, Lake Winter Weather Advisory issued February 26 at 3:22PM MST expiring March 2 at 5:00PM MST in effect for: Rio Grande, Saguache Winter Weather ...






Copyright © 1994 all rights reserved.
USAcityinformation.com is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. Not responsible for the content of other sites to which this site links.
All Information is provided as is. Not responsible for errors or omissions.