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Affordable Housing & Infrastructure Bond Public Oversight Committee (I-BOND)

The Affordable Housing & Infrastructure Bond Public Oversight Committee will review relevant financial and operational reports related to the expenditure of Affordable Housing & Infrastructure (I-BOND) proceeds and provide reports to the City Council when necessary and evaluate the impacts and outcomes of bond expenditures on the bond measure’s stated goals, including social equity, anti-displacement and affordable housing.


Alameda County-Oakland Community Action Partnership Board

The Alameda County-Oakland Community Action Partnership Administrating Board aims to improve our community by creating pathways that lead to economic empowerment and prosperity.


Bicyclist and Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC)

Oakland's Bicyclist & Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC) was established on February 4, 2014 to advise the City Council on programs and projects related to walking and bicycling.


Budget Advisory Commission

The BAC advises the City Council on expenditures, revenues, and financial policies. The BAC’s advice generally takes the form of informational reports submitted to the Finance & Management Committee of the City Council.


Cannabis Regulatory Commission

We meet the first Thursday of the month.


Civil Service Board

The responsibilities of the Civil Service Board include enforcement of the Civil Service Rules; approval of the exemption of positions from the competitive service; approval of classification specifications and performing appellate duties


Community Policing Advisory Board (CPAB)

The board serves as advisors to the Chief of Police and police command staff on community policing matters, maintain communication between the Police Department and the neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and Neighborhood Watch groups and Merchants Watch groups, assist in educating and informing the public about community policing, it current progress and its direction, and authorize Neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and mediate disputes


Housing, Residential Rent and Relocation Board

The Housing Residential Rent and Relocation Board assumes all the duties and functions heretofore exercised by the Housing Advisory and Appeals Board, Relocation Appeals Board, and the Housing Advisory and Appeal


Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board

The Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board identifies historic landmarks in Oakland, conducts design review hearings on historic properties, and advises the City Planning Commission and City Council on preservation.


Library Advisory Commission

The Library Advisory Commission reports and makes recommendations to the Oakland City Council on Oakland Public Library policies; provides citizen oversight of Measure Q tax funds; and advocates on behalf of OPL programs and services.