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The trigger for an economic boom: Lower power via SSJID

A plentiful and stable water supply was responsible for a real and sustained economic boom 100 years ago in Manteca, Ripon and Escalon.

March 23, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


More jobs means more traffic

The rush hour impacts on traffic from the Yosemite Square Park project is expected to be significant enough to justify having developers make modifications to an intersection a mile away.

March 23, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Is owning your own home worth it? Sit down and try to figure it out

Is owning a home really worth it?

March 23, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


When will council decide it is worth saving Mantecans $480,000 a year?

City of Manteca staff needs to listen to Councilman Vince Hernandez when it comes to alternative energy.

March 22, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Hernandez wants to cut $1.2M PG&E bill by going green at treatment plant

Councilman Vince Hernandez wants to do everything possible to keep Manteca sewer rates from increasing.

March 22, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


It’s time for state university leaders to take Reality 101

Want to get all warm and fuzzy about the prospect of voting for a half cent sales tax to support California education?

March 21, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Three-peat for pipe work closing road for long time?

The current "shut down" on Woodward Avenue work is eerily familiar to Manteca Mayor Willie Weatherford and Councilman Vince Hernandez.

March 21, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


High speed ACE train may create jobs in Manteca

The late Bob Cabral's vision may one day come true for Manteca.

March 21, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


So just where is the ‘sacrifice’ at the state level?

Gov. Jerry Brown needs all the luck he can get.

March 21, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


More office space, less homes

The Highway 99/120 Bypass interchange was once avoided like the plague by developers due to the smell of the Moffat Feed Lot and sugar pulp from the defunct Spreckels Sugar plant.

March 20, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


UP TO 13,600 JOBS

Manteca learned a valuable lesson in the 1990s.

March 20, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Remember that we all had mothers

It is not alright to refer to a woman using a sexual vulgarity.

March 20, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


True downtown farmers market?

The farmers market could return to Library Park this summer as a "true" downtown Manteca event.

March 19, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


RETAINING BUSINESS

The new Highway 99 interchange at Lathrop Road was anything but good news for 17 small businesses in Manteca.

March 19, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Pension cost rise means city raises unlikely in 2013-14

An increase in city contributions to employee retirement costs that will start in 2013 could end up with minimal net impact on Manteca's municipal budget.

March 19, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Park projects don’t have to take 99 years

Manteca's new dog park and adjoining sidewalk along Eucalyptus Street might have been built for at least 20 percent less than the $235,000 ...

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca ignored its flood policies

Had Manteca followed its own general plan adopted in 2003, all of the homes built south of the 120 Bypass straddling Airport Way would have ...

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City drops consultant hired by Elena Reyes

A cornerstone of City Manager Elena Reyes' first - and only - significant initiative has been quietly dropped.

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why are things the way they are in Manteca?

"People get the neighborhood they want."

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Workshop Thursday on future of Manteca

Manteca will be closing in on - if not exceeding - 120,000 residents when the year 2040 rolls around.

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES

Good news and bad news is coming this way.

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


AFFORDABLE HOUSING? IN MANTECA?

Vista Verde Apartments is a well-kept, low-key complex on Eastwood Avenue in north Manteca.

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


They may call 2017 pickups primitive 52 years from now

Remember the good old days when pickup trucks were cheaper than cars and defined the terms "basic" and "Spartan"?

March 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Water battle is now going underground

There are over 500 wells pumping water from the same source - the Eastern San Joaquin Groundwater Sub-Basin.

March 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


HELP FOR unCERTain TIMES

Your neighbor might one day save your life.

March 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA’S GREEN INITIATIVE

Manteca - under a Climate Action Plan adopted in 2013 - must reduce its per capita greenhouse gases by 21.7 percent by the time 2020 roll ...

March 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SHOW US THE MONEY

The complaints and concerns were numerous.

March 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Tara Park: Could it be next school to be built?

New elementary students east of Interstate 5 in Lathrop could be bussed to a new school in southwest Manteca as the first impacts of a ...

March 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


PINNACLES NATIONAL PARK

PINNACLES NATIONAL PARK - A puzzle to California's vast and awe-inspiring geology smorgasbord is just a few hours away.

March 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


ALL ABOARD!

OAKDALE -The appeal of riding the Sierra Railroad hits you as you scan the wide open countryside absent of telephone poles and any signs of ...

March 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


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