Ignacio De La Fuente

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan delivers the State of the City address at City Hall on February 8, 2012. (CBS)

Oakland Begins Process Of Issuing Municipal ID, Debit Cards

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan on Friday hailed her city’s first step in issuing municipal identification cards as an important step in “fighting for more equity and justice in our country and having a more perfect union.”

02/01/2013

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is interviewed in the KCBS studio (CBS)

Quan: Oakland In Strongest Financial Position In A Decade

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Monday that a new report indicates that her city’s fiscal position is the strongest it’s been in a decade.

10/29/2012

A general view of the O.co Coliseum during the national anthem with a fly-over before the Opening Day game between the Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on April 6, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

AEG Entertainment To Run Oakland Coliseum And Oracle Arena

Day to day operations of the Oakland Coliseum were turned over Monday to the Los Angeles based AEG entertainment company.

06/18/2012

(Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Conflict Of Interest Over Oakland Coliseum Contract?

Some questions are being raised about a potential conflict-of-interest in the awarding of a multi-million dollar contract to run the Oakland Coliseum involving City Councilman Ignacio De La Fuente, and former State Senator Don Perata.

03/28/2012

taco truck shooting

Oakland Taco Truck Vendors To Hire Private Security Guards

Armed security guards will soon be hired to protect taco truck vendors and push cart operators in East Oakland, a group representing the merchants announced Monday.

03/05/2012

Occupy Oakland Protesters march in front of a line of police at a Port of Oakland entrance on December 12, 2011. (Kimberly White/Getty Images)

Oakland City Council Avoids Vote On Port Closure In Raucous Meeting

A divided Oakland City council failed to take action on a resolution against future Occupy protests at the city’s port. The proposal would have supported police using any legal means to keep the port open during demonstrations.

12/21/2011

Protestors set up a tent at a new Occupy Oakland encampment in front of Oakland City Hall.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

City Council Members: Remove Occupy Oakland Encampment

About 30 shouting Occupy Oakland protesters disrupted a news conference in which four City Council members and business leaders called for the immediate removal of the encampment in Frank Ogawa Plaza.

11/09/2011

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland Council Member Calls Parcel Tax Measure ‘Too Vague’

Voting begins Monday in a special election-by-mail to decide if Oakland homeowners should pay an extra $80 a year for a parcel tax one City Councilmember is vehemently against.

10/15/2011

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Budget Cuts Mean Oakland Police Recovering Fewer Guns Off The Streets

Layoffs and budget cuts have hurt the department in their efforts to get the deadly weapons off the streets and out of the hand of criminals.

09/03/2011

Oakland shooting victim Carlos Fernandez Nava (Nava Family)

Push For Oakland Curfew, More Gang Injunctions After 3-Year-Old’s Shooting Death

Oakland’s City Council president is among two councilmen calling for a curfew for teenagers and an expansion of the city’s gang injunction efforts in the wake of the shooting death of a 3-year-old boy.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011

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