The City Council is expected to discuss behind closed doors Tuesday how it will find Modesto's next city manager. The council has not had a permanent city manager for almost six months, with Deputy City Manager Joe Lopez serving as interim city manager since then.
Four men were surrounded by police and ordered from a vehicle at gunpoint in front of the Crossroads Shopping Center in Riverbank on Saturday morning following a series of incidents that began with brandishing firearms at people on the street and escalated into armed robberies.
Oakdale leaders prefer a path for the North County Corridor helping businesses south of town while sparing more homes to the east. Modesto, Riverbank and Stanislaus County leaders are expected to go along.