East Bay Express: No on Measure B


It would prevent Alameda officials from crafting a good deal at Alameda Point.

Alameda's Measure B may be the most ill-advised local ballot initiative in recent memory. Not only will it likely go down to defeat in the Tuesday, February 2, special election, but it may have poisoned the water for a promising redevelopment proposal at the former Alameda Naval Air Station. The troubling thing is that it didn't have to happen this way.