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

Councilmember Taylor Brings Experience Leading Disruptive Innovation To Oakland’s Public Safety Transformation

(NOTE:  There is still time to apply for a role on Oakland’s Reimagining Public Safety Taskforce.  Apply Now – Click Here)  Prior to serving as District 6 representative, Councilmember Loren … Read More

Alameda County To Sell It’s Half Of Oakland Coliseum To Oakland Athletics – Here’s Why

Alameda County To Sell It’s Half Of Oakland Coliseum To Oakland A’s – Here’s Why   ONN – Alameda County To Sell It’s Half Of Oakland Coliseum To Oakland A’s … Read More

OPOA’s Barry Donelan Letter To Oakland CM Rebecca Kaplan Blasts Cannabis Tax Breaks

Oakland – Barry Donelan, the President Of The Oakland Police Officers Association, blasted the call for cannabis tax breaks in a letter to Rebecca Kaplan, the President Of The Oakland … Read More

White BART Police Officer McCormick Detaines Black Steve Foster For Eating Sandwich

Oakland – “White BART Police Officer McCormick Detaines Black Steve Foster For Eating Sandwich”. That’s the correct story, and because, unlike the SF Bay Area Media, the headline includes the … Read More

David Silver Of The Oakland Promise Rakes In The Dough

Oakland – David Silver Of The Oakland Promise made $292,000 in total pay in 2016 according to records unearthed by Gene Hazzard and shared with Zennie62Media. That’s more than what … Read More

Mayor Of Oakland Opens 5th Community Cabin Site In West Oakland

City of Oakland and Mayor Of Oakland press release on “5th Community Cabin Site: West Oakland location is first double site; highlights the power of regional collaboration and partnership” sent … Read More

Renewable Energy Surpassed Coal In America, But Not Worldwide, Oakland

Type “coal” in Google, and the news on Google News overwhelmingly tells you that renewable energy sources surpassed coal in America, for the first time in history. (Although this space … Read More

Cory Booker Was Rude To This Black Male Vlogger And He Blasts Joe Biden?

Cory Booker Was Rude To This Black Male Vlogger And He Blasts Joe Biden? ONN – Senator Cory Booker Was Rude To This Black Male Vlogger And He Blasts Joe … Read More

City Of Oakland vs Oakland Raiders Lawsuit Motion To Dismiss Hearing Set For July 19th

City Of Oakland vs Oakland Raiders NFL Motion To Dismiss Hearing Continued To July 19th ONN – City Of Oakland vs Oakland Raiders NFL Lawsuit Motion To Dismiss Hearing Continued … Read More

Oakland Measure AA: Rebecca Kaplan’s Solution, Police Commission Protection

Oakland Measure AA and the Oakland Police Commission are the primary focus of Council President Kaplan’s actions this week. OAKLAND, CA – Tomorrow, Tuesday April 30th the Special Council Meeting … Read More

Oakland Measure AA Tax: Mayor Schaaf Adopts Trump Authoritarianism

Measure AA Tax: Oakland Mayor Schaaf Adopts Trump Authoritarianism ONN – Oakland Measure AA Tax: Mayor Schaaf Adopts Trump Authoritarianism After the Oakland City Council voted to adopt a motion … Read More

Ernest Russell “Rusty” Simms Of Oakland’s Skyline High, Cal, Condition Update

An update on Ernest Russell “Rusty” Simms, our friend from Oakland’s Skyline High School and Cal-Berkeley, who was hit by a car, or as it was described “was involved in … Read More

Insight Terminal Solutions Oakland Bulk And Oversized Terminal Replaced 44% Of Army Base Jobs

With 7,000 workers, The Oakland Army Base Annex was one of the largest employers in Oakland when it was closed by the Federal Government in 1993. The objective of the … Read More

Oakland To Get Expansion Indoor Football League Team, Roy Choi Owner

Oakland,CA – Oakland says move over National Football League, here comes the Indoor Football League. Oakland’s losing the Raiders to Las Vegas, but that doesn’t mean it’s not going to … Read More

Oakland City Council Gives $1.2 Million To OUSD, Rejects Measure AA Tax

Oakland, Ca – On Tuesday, April 16th the Oakland City Council took extraordinary action to save critical services that include, the restorative justice program, the foster youth case management program … Read More

Oakland Measure AA Tax: City Council Rejects City Attorney Motion

Oakland Measure AA Tax: City Council Rejects City Attorney Motion ONN – Oakland Measure AA Tax: City Council Rejects City Attorney Motion Score one for Oakland City Council President Rebecca … Read More

San Francisco And Oakland Back State Public Banking Legislation

Topic: Public Banks California. California movement against Wall Street control over public finance builds momentum as this press release sent to Zennie62Media reports. SAN FRANCISCO – Today city councils in … Read More

Hey Oakland: Climate Change Is Due To Human Population Growth

Under Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, The City of Oakland has embarked on a path where it declares climate change an emergency, and has petitioned, with San Francisco and other cities … Read More

Oakland Councilmembers Kaplan, Bas, Gallo, And Thao Funding OUSD Programs

Oakland City Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan (At-Large), Nikki Bas (District Two), Noll Gallo (District Five), And Sheng Thao (District Four) Funding Resolution For OUSD Programs to be introduced at Oakland City … Read More

Oakland Bulk And Oversized Terminal: Correcting The Oakland City Attorney

Regarding the Oakland Bulk and Oversized Terminal, Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker’s recent newsletter made several misleading claims and misstatements of facts including this: “In 2015, the City learned that … Read More

Oakland Police Commission Passes Search Protections For People On Probation or Parole

Oakland, CA. – Late last night, Oakland’s Police Commission unanimously passed a new policy which requires that police officers have an actual reason to search a person on probation or … Read More

Assembly Bill 724: Nation’s First State-Wide Rental Registry Passes California Committee

Sacramento, Calif. — As activists barnstorm California’s Capital this week, advocating for solutions to the state’s housing crisis, Assemblymember Buffy Wicks’ (D – Oakland) proposal collect statewide data on rental … Read More

Assembly Bill 724: Nation’s First State-Wide Rental Registry On Track To Pass California Committee

Sacramento, CA. — As activists barnstorm California’s Capital this week, advocating for solutions to the state’s housing crisis, Assemblymember Buffy Wicks’ (D – Oakland) proposal collect statewide data on rental … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan: New Housing Ordinance Passes Oakland City Council Committee

Oakland, CA – In the Oakland Community and Economic Development Committee on Tuesday, Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan’s ordinance amendment to lower ceiling height requirements to the State standard … Read More

Oakland’s Housing Resource Center Celebrates Five Year Anniversary

Oakland, CA — The Housing Resource Center (HRC), a Housing & Community Development Department program, recently celebrated 5 years of service. The occasion was marked with a party attended by … Read More

Asm. Buffy Wicks ‘Break The Cycle Of Violence Act’ Passes Major Hurdle In California Legislature

Sacramento, Ca — Gun violence wreaks havoc on families and communities, exacting terrible physical and emotional costs – but it also comes at a huge expense to California’s economy — … Read More

Warriors Last Regular Season Game In Oakland Captured On Instagram

The Golden State Warriors last regular season game in Oakland (because there will be more games at Oracle Arena as the NBA Playoffs approach), was captured on Instagram, as many … Read More

Coliseum Connections Residential Project Complete In East Oakland

Oakland, CA – Oakland elected officials lead by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf joined with developers and transit agency partners today to celebrate the completion of the innovative, $57 million, 110-unit … Read More

Oakland Artists News: City Arts Grant Applications Now Available

Oakland Artists News important to artists in Oaktown from the following City of Oakland release to Zennie62Media. Oakland City Arts Grant Applications Now Available Application Deadline for Arts-in-the-Schools, Organization Project, … Read More

Oakland’s BWOPA-PAC Endorses Kimberly Ellis For CA Democratic Party Chair

BWOPA-PAC Endorses Kimberly Ellis For CA Democratic Party Chair in a release send to Zennie62Media. Oakland, CA – Timed to mark the end of Women’s History Month, Black Women Organized … Read More

Councilmember Thao At Montclair’s Village Plaza Campaign Event, Sunday April 7th

Oakland, California – On Sunday April 7, from 4:30-7:30 p.m., the Montclair Village Association will host a public open air dinner along Antioch Court in support of Montclair’s Streetscape Beautification … Read More