172016Jun

Changing Merced through collaborative partnerships

Highlights Superintendent Gomes and other city leaders don’t like the change they’re seeing We’Ced and others are forced to be confrontational because we’re being ignored Merced on its way to a healthier, more functional democracy  BY CLAUDIA GONZALEZ  Steve Gomes is an educator. He’s also the Merced County Superintendent of Schools. One would think he…

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92015Feb

Proud to partner with UC Merced: Opinion

Re “UC praised for collaboration” (Page A2, Jan. 29): Merced has many challenges that threaten the overall health of our city, but partnerships can help solve these problems. Merced Building Healthy Communities, supported by The California Endowment, is proud to work with several local groups and organizations, such as UC Merced, to create a community…

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