In the race for an open school board seat in District 4, newcomer Clarissa Doutherd and Oakland education veteran Gary Yee face off.
Kevin de León and members of Oakland’s Latino Task Force (LTF) held a campaign rally at Peralta Hacienda park in Fruitvale on September 22.
Ten communities from around the state are being selected for the deployment of air monitoring systems and community emissions reduction programs.
Since 2016, Oakland officials have been exploring the feasibility of creating a government-owned bank. But for the project to move forward, city council will have to take action.
Oakland City Council has just six weeks to act before a controversial rent control exemption goes back into effect after a temporary moratorium.