Schaaf appoints new city administrator

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is appointing Ed Reiskin to be the city's next city administrator. Reiskin is a current assistant city administrator who previously led the San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency. Much of Reiskin's resume is centered in San Francisco government. Prior to his roughly nine years at the held of SFMTA, Reiskin served as … Continue reading Schaaf appoints new city administrator

COVID-19: Bas proposes eviction moratorium; Oakland council cancels all meetings until April 7

With concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, the Oakland City Council began taking steps toward protecting tenants possibly impacted by the pandemic, in addition, to urging the Alameda County Superior Court to place a pause on eviction and defaults. City officials also formally ratified, during a special meeting on Thursday morning, a local health … Continue reading COVID-19: Bas proposes eviction moratorium; Oakland council cancels all meetings until April 7

Oakland City Council confirms interim city administrator

Former Lafayette city manager Steven Falk was tabbed by the Oakland City Council Tuesday night as its interim city administrator. Falk ,who also served last year as interim city manager in Richmond, will guide the city while Mayor Libby Schaaf finds a permanent replacement for outgoing City Administrator Sabrina Landreth. Falk will earn compensation of … Continue reading Oakland City Council confirms interim city administrator

Schaaf recommends former Lafayette city manager as interim city administrator

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, in a letter to the City Council last Thursday, offered the appointment of former Lafayette city manager Steven Falk as interim city administrator. Last December, Oakland City Administrator Sabrina Landreth announced her resignation from the post, effective Mar. 11. Oakland councilmembers will discuss Falk's possible employment at its Feb. 18 meeting. … Continue reading Schaaf recommends former Lafayette city manager as interim city administrator