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Monday, November 16, 2015

LISTEN! East Bay Citizen Show with guest Fremont Mayor Bill Harrison



EPISODE 13 | Yes, you can include Fremont in Silicon Valley and it's in Alameda County.

Fremont is the second largest city in Alameda County, so why does it get overlooked by Oakland-centric leaders? First-term Mayor Bill Harrison sits down to talk about his city and to tell us about its rise.

Fremont is more than tree-lined suburbs, good Indian food and Tesla. But it is also growing quickly and boasts one of the only minority-majorities in the country.

We also discuss Fremont's recent decision to deploy surveillance cameras at certain freeway exits and the lack of opposition it received from residents.

Also, is it Fremonters or Fremontians? We find out.

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