Milpitas Ordered to Pay Legal Fees in Public Records Suit

The First Amendment Coalition has been awarded $100,000 in attorneys’ fees in its successful public records lawsuit against Milpitas.

Milpitas Mayor Slammed for Tone-Deaf Comments, Awkward Hugs, Offbeat Rap Performance

Rich Tran came under fire this week after the city of Milpitas released a report detailing claims of inappropriate conduct by the young mayor.

Newly Released Records Detail Misconduct by Former Milpitas City Manager Tom Williams

The former manager billed taxpayers for his own legal fees and then tried to cover his tracks, according to a newly released report.

Judge Tentatively Orders Milpitas to Release Records About Former City Manager Tom Williams

The public’s right to know about a former Milpitas official’s alleged misconduct outweighs his right to privacy, according to a court ruling.

Milpitas Official Who Resigned Amid Controversy Lands Interim Job as Millbrae City Manager

Tom Williams, who resigned amid controversy as city manager of Milpitas, found a new job as chief administrator in his hometown of Millbrae.

Judge Weighs Public’s Right to Know vs. Ex-Milpitas Official’s Privacy in ‘Reverse CPRA’ Case

A Santa Clara County judge heard oral arguments from both sides on Monday and is expected to issue a ruling in the case within 90 days.

Former Milpitas City Manager Tom Williams Lands New Gig as Development Consultant

Tom Williams, Milpitas’ disgraced former city manager, has landed on his feet with a little help from his friends.

Milpitas Selects New Interim City Manager Who Was Fired From Previous Job in Arroyo Grande

Sources say Milpitas elected officials are close to selecting the next city manager from a field of 30 applicants.