The Skinny: Oakland City Council Committee Preview, Apr. 8, 2014

Oakland City Council Committees Preview1 Frank Ogawa PlazaTuesday, Apr. 8, begins at 9:30 a.m.Hashtag: #oakmtg>>> COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTFox Theater restoration completed in 2009CRAZY LIKE A FOX THEATER The investors for Oakland’s Fox Theater want the city to reaffirm certain tax credits used for the massive restoration project will be afforded to them in the … Continue reading The Skinny: Oakland City Council Committee Preview, Apr. 8, 2014

The Skinny: Oakland City Council Preview, Feb. 18, 2014

Oakland City Council Preview1 Frank Ogawa PlazaTuesday, Feb. 18, 5:30 p.m.[FULL AGENDA HERE]Twitter hashtag: #oakmtg >>> REASON TO FILL OUT A SPEAKER’S CARDTHE DAC IS BACK City staff needed more time to determine whether Schneider Electric is eligible under Oakland's Nuclear Weapons Free Zone ordinance to build the second phase of the Domain Awareness Center (DAC). … Continue reading The Skinny: Oakland City Council Preview, Feb. 18, 2014

The Skinny: Oakland City Council Committee Preview, Feb. 11, 2014

Oakland City Council Committee Preview1 Frank Ogawa PlazaTuesday, Feb. 11, begins at 9:30 a.m.Hashtag: #oakmtg>>> PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE – 6 p.m.TIMELINE FOR TAX MEASURE Oakland's Measure Y, the parcel tax approved in 2004 to fund additional officers and other public safety programs, is up for renewal. The Public Safety Committee will recommend Tuesday a timeline … Continue reading The Skinny: Oakland City Council Committee Preview, Feb. 11, 2014

The Skinny: Oakland City Council Preview, Jan. 21, 2014

Oakland City Council Preview1 Frank Ogawa PlazaTuesday, Jan. 21, 5:30 p.m.[FULL AGENDA HERE]Twitter hashtag: #oakmtg >>> REASON TO FILL OUT A SPEAKER’S CARDPUBLIC SAFETY RADIO INTEROPERABILITY Last July, some council members asked for a side-by-side analysis of Oakland's current police and fire radio system versus the regional network favored by the rest of Alameda County … Continue reading The Skinny: Oakland City Council Preview, Jan. 21, 2014