Oakland City Administrator Suddenly Resigns, Replacement NamedOakland’s assistant city administrator has been named to replace City Administrator Deanna Santana effective noon on Tuesday in a sudden announcement by Mayor Jean Quan Tuesday afternoon.
Oakland Considering Limiting Access To City Council MeetingsCity council members have been routinely shouted down at some recent gatherings, and now Oakland City Administrator Deanna Santana and other officials are calling for a new balance between an open government and an efficient one.
Jury Rules Against Former Oakland Administrator In Termination Lawsuit An Alameda County jury took only 40 minutes Monday to reject a lawsuit filed by former Oakland City Administrator Deborah Edgerly claiming that former Mayor Ron Dellums fired her because she was a woman.
New Oakland City Administrator Has Her Work Cut Out For HerThere won’t be a honeymoon period for Oakland's new city administrator, who faces a $58 million deficit that is expected to grow next year.
Oakland Mayor Quan To Name City Administrator Next WeekOakland Mayor Jean Quan says she has a preferred candidate to take the important city administrator’s post and plans to make an announcement next week.
Lee Agrees To Serve As Interim San Francisco MayorSan Francisco City Administrator Ed Lee released a statement Thursday saying he will agree to serve as interim mayor if he is selected by the Board of Supervisors.