Oakland 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.
Jean Quan said she was looking to improve what’s been a tense relationship between elected officials and law enforcement over the last year.
he newly sworn-in Jean Quan wants to enlist a mentor for each of the 2,000 children she described as most at-risk in Oakland.
The embattled mayor of Oakland sat down for a rare interview with a television journalist Monday, alleging that the media didn’t understand him. He added that his real accomplishments in office were hidden from public view.
It looks like the current mayor of Oakland may want to leave his job before his term ends. KCBS and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said that Ron Dellums’ wife has been talking with city officials about the possibility that her husband depart before January third.
Oakland’s mayor-elect laid out an ambitious plan for her approach to the job, promising she would launch a new era at City Hall.
Oakland voters have chosen a new mayor, but the results may not be known for at least a couple of days.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums has announced that he will not seek a second term in office.