Management Services Director Mike Chambless at a Hollister City Council meeting. File photo.

Government / Politics

Hollister City Council approves partial sludge removal

Councilmembers hope it gives city about three years to come up with short, median and long-term plans.

San Juan Bautista City Council. From Left to Right: Councilman Chris Martorana, Councilman Dan De Vries, Mayor Jim West, Councilman Tony Boch and Vice Mayor John Freeman. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

San Juan Bautista City Council approves sludge removal contract

Because of cost, the city might have to settle for removing less than planned.

Public image shows aeration at Domestic Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Government / Politics

Hollister approves plan to reduce sludge

City officials will pay $2.1 million to reduce buildup of sludge