Make Oakland Better Now! believes that the top priority for the new budget should be restoring, and growing, the Oakland Police Department in order to make Oaklanders safe. In this light, we are proud to present an educational forum on Sunday, April 28, 2013 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, with a panel of speakers featuring City Administrator Deanna Santana, Oakland Chief of Police Howard Jordan, and other key budget and police staff. Please plan to join us.
Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream The Berkeley Protests continue to roll through town, as as many as 2,000 people have participated in the mostly peaceful demonstrations that have been punctuated by moments of violent clashes with police and wanton destruction of property. I am personally disappointed with this approach, and because it does not […]
San Francisco Chronicle“I love that our city’s symbol is a living thing,” says Oakland’s mayor, Libby Schaaf, wearing cookie-size oak tree earrings that swing as she talks. “… There’s something about the oak tree that has made sense for our city, through all these different … …read more Source:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google […]
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Oakland To Lease Caltrans Land For Homeless Centers – CBS San Francisco
CBS San FranciscoOAKLAND (CBS SF) — Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf thanked Gov. Jerry Brown Friday for signing a bill that allows her city to lease public land for future homeless centers. Schaaf said Assembly Bill 3139, which she sponsored and was authored by … and more …read more Source:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google […]