Ben Bartlett Says Let’s Talk Reopening Berkeley Schools: Town Hall Thursday, 2/18/21

On Thursday, February 18th, 2021, 7:00 PM PST, the office of Berkeley City Councilman Ben Bartlett will be holding a ZOOM Virtual Town Hall with School Board Director Laura Babitt … Read More

COVID-19 Response, pt. 1: Berkeley Ready

COVID-19 Response, pt. 1: Berkeley Ready From YouTube Channel: November 6, 2020 at 01:17AM ONN – Presentation summarizing how emergency response activities are planned for and structured in the City … Read More

A Modern Party Store Pippa & Co. Located On 2935 College Avenue In Berkeley California

A Modern Party Store Pippa & Co. Located In Elmwood Near Berkeley California 🎈🍥 From YouTube Channel: December 24, 2020 at 11:02AM ONN – A Modern Party Store Pippa & … Read More

COVID-19 Response, pt. 3: Berkeley at Work

COVID-19 Response, pt. 3: Berkeley at Work From YouTube Channel: November 6, 2020 at 12:46AM ONN – Presentation outlining the work each City of Berkeley department has done to adapt … Read More

Loren Taylor Oakland Councilmember: Stay At Home Order Effective December 7th Update

Dear Oaklander, Given the record-breaking surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, Alameda County has joined other Bay Area health departments and the City of Berkeley in implementing the State’s Regional … Read More

Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett Sworn In – Reimagining Public Safety

Berkeley News from The Office of Councilmember Ben Bartlett The City of Berkeley is updating our COVID-19 Health Order to align with the State of California’s regional stay home order, … Read More

Ben Bartlett, Berkeley Councilmember, Talks Berkeley City Auditor Audit On Streets

In The Berkeley Post, Councilmember Bartlett calls for an omnibus funding package to repair streets. Here’s the rest of the story: “Without significant additional funding, Berkeley streets will continue to … Read More

Ben Bartlett, Berkeley City Councilman, On Issuing a Muni Bond On The Blockchain

Issuing a Muni Bond on the Blockchain From YouTube Channel: May 31, 2018 at 02:12PM ONN – Ben Bartlett, Berkeley City Councilman, On Issuing a Muni Bond On The Blockchain … Read More

Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan Calls For New Solutions To Speeding Problem

Rebecca Kaplan Calls for New Solutions to Oakland’s Speeding Problems & Requests Support From the State Legislature at the October 6, 2020 Oakland City Council Meeting Oakland, CA —It seems … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan Wants New Solutions To Oakland’s Speeding Problems, Wants State Legislature Support

Oakland — It seems that every day there is a report of a fatal hit and run or reckless speeding that has resulted in serious injury on Oakland’s streets. It … Read More

Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett On Safety for All: George Floyd Community Safety Act

This Ben Bartlett post called “Safety for All: George Floyd Community Safety Act” by Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett appears on Medium. Here’s an excerpt: In all 50 states and more … Read More

Berkeley City Council Proposing Fines For Not Wearings Masks Of Up To $500

On the September 15 Berkeley City Council agenda, comes what’s sure to be an eye-opening proposal to issue citations for anyone who refuses to comply with the city’s face-covering requirements … Read More

Oakland City Council Delays “UberLyft” Rideshare Tax Vote To Look At Berkeley’s – Here It Is

The Oakland City Council was all set to pass legislation that would have placed a special tax on what it calls “Transportation Network Companies” or rideshare firms like Uber and … Read More

The Details Of Defunding The Police In Oakland: The Kaplan / Bas Budget Memo Of July 21, 2020

The Oakland City Council is discussing Agenda Item 16: “Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Budget Amendments”, which includes the “Defunding The Police” report filed by Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan and … Read More

Margy Wilkinson City Of Berkeley Planning Commission Mtg 2019 : Adeline Corridor, Ashby BART

Margy Wilkinson City of Berkeley Plang Com Mtg 2019 re Adeline Corridor, Ashby Bart & Flea Market ONN – Margy Wilkinson City Of Berkeley Planning Commission Mtg 2019 : Adeline … Read More

Councilmember Ben Bartlett, Coalition App For City Of Berkeley Virtual Town Hall April 22nd, 2020

City of Berkeley Virtual Town Hall April 22nd, 2020 w/ Coalition App and Councilmember Ben Bartlett ONN – Councilmember Ben Bartlett, Coalition App For City Of Berkeley Virtual Town Hall … Read More

Ben Bartlett Berkeley Councilmember Introduces “Safety For All: George Floyd Community Safety Act”

Ben Bartlett Berkeley Councilmember Introduces “Safety For All: George Floyd Community Safety Act” ONN – Ben Bartlett Berkeley Councilmember Introduces “Safety For All: George Floyd Community Safety Act” “Safety for … Read More

Ben Bartlett And Berkeley Bans Tear Gas When Oakland Won’t: The ‘Era Of Militarism Is Over’

Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett turned a phrase that is spreading around the Internet when he said the “era of militarism is over”, after his City of Berkeley, Berkeley City Council … Read More

Oakland City Council Closer To Allowing 16 and 17 Year-Olds To Vote in School Board Elections

IT PASSED! Oakland President Rebecca Kaplan Proposed Ballot Measure to Allow 16 and 17 Year-Olds To Vote in School Board Elections Passes Unanimously. Oakland, Ca – Oakland City Council President, … Read More

Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett’s And Patrick Kennedy’s Micro Housing Idea Now Reality

In early 2017, Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett (among others) sounded the call for what are called “micro-homes”. The plan, the brainchild of San Francisco Developer Patrick Kennedy, of Panoramic Interests, … Read More

COVID-19 Pandemic Update From Oakland D3 Councilmember Lynette Gibson McElhaney

Update on COVID-19 Guidelines, Recommendations and Support During COVID-19 Pandemic Friends, Below are important updates on local government’s efforts to stem the impact of the COVID19 pandemic and to keep … Read More

Marc Benioff Money Gets Peter Radu, Mayor Schaaf’s New Oakland Homeless Policy Director

Marc Benioff, the Salesforce CEO who zennie62media CEO Zennie Abraham says owes Oakland a basketball team after he helped move the Warriors to San Francisco, is paying for the City … Read More

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