Oakland wants to give voters money to make campaign contributions

Oakland wants to give voters money to make campaign contributions

Oakland voters will be asked on the Nov. 8 ballot if they want the city to give each of them $100 in campaign vouchers that could be donated to the candidates of their choice.

The progr…

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Addressing ‘a never-ending flow of potholes that sort of keep reappearing’ on Oakland’s streets

Addressing ‘a never-ending flow of potholes that sort of keep reappearing’ on Oakland’s streets

Driving in Oakland can sometimes feel like a video game, swerving around potholes to avoid a flat tire or damage to the undercarriage of your car. Potholes have become one of the few apolitical is…

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‘They did what we expected them to do, though it was hurtful’: OUSD board rejects community attempt to save schools

‘They did what we expected them to do, though it was hurtful’: OUSD board rejects community attempt to save schools

After five months of heated meetings, tensions boiled over Wednesday as the Oakland Unified School board voted decisively against a resolution brought by the community to reverse the scheduled clo…

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