Oakland Ordinance Aims To Increase Affordable Housing ConstructionA new ordinance going before the Oakland City Council aims to update the city’s building and zoning laws to allow for affordable housing options such as tiny homes and manufactured homes.
Oakland Leaders Make Push For Rep. Barbara Lee To Replace Kamala Harris In Senate - 'Courageous And Dedicated'Members of the Oakland City Council have signed onto a letter urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to appoint Rep. Barbara Lee to replace Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in the U.S. Senate.
Oakland Council Members Want Tear Gas Use Suspended At ProtestsA group of Oakland City Council members called for an indefinite suspension of the use of tear gas to control and disperse crowds during the ongoing protests and amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Oakland Mayor Schaaf Takes Oath Of Office For Second Term