Weekly Newsletter • May 13, 2022

Hi <<First Name>>,

Welcome to this week’s issue of the Alameda Post newsletter!

This week’s articles include Alameda’s new Interim City Manager, Dirk Brazil, Dennis Evanosky’s Voter’s Guide for the June Primary, Karin K. Jensen reports on revenue measures considered for November’s ballot, Dennis tells us about the South Pacific Coast Railroad that ran down Encinal Avenue, and more! Also featured is the latest installment of retired firefighter Dave LeMoine’s memories of growing up in Alameda and becoming an Alameda firefighter.

Don’t forget to listen to episode three of the Alameda PostCast, available in all podcast players or by asking your smart speaker to “Play the Alameda Postcast podcast.”

Memories of Bay Farm Island and the AFD

Retired Alameda firefighter Dave LeMoine grew up on Bay Farm Island in the 40’s and 50’s, before he joined the Alameda Fire Department in the 60’s. He has shared his memories with the Post to serialize. New installments are posted every Friday.

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Adam Gillitt
Publisher, Alameda Post