Oakland North Now 8.7.09

on August 7, 2009

north-oakland-now-icon6Did you miss out on the ribbon-cutting celebration at the Lake Merritt Boathouse? No worries. Our Oakland’s got you covered.

The council is “enjoying” recess but perhaps that might change soon.

OakBook asks if there should be term lmits for City Council. Vote!

Check out this YouTube video on a National Night Out Block Party.


  1. Gene on August 7, 2009 at 2:41 pm

    Thanks for the link, and the info that the council might call an emergency session. This parking thing clearly has a lot of people upset.

    • Steve Saldivar on August 7, 2009 at 4:52 pm

      Hi Gene.

      Things are getting scary in Oakland but you can def. expect coverage from us. The parking situation has A LOT of people up in arms!

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