Interviews for Redistricting Commission Begin on June 23

Date Posted: June 21st, 2020 @ 1:00 PM
Last Updated: June 21st, 2020 @ 1:06 PM

The Screening Panel for the Redistricting Commission will begin interviewing applicants eligible to serve on the City’s Redistricting Commission on Tuesday June 23, 2020. The Panel invited 40 applicants to the interview stage of their nomination process. The Screening Panel is tasked with recommending 30 Oakland residents to serve on the City’s Redistricting Commission. Interviews will end on Thursday July 14, 2020, and the Panel anticipates making their nominations by Friday July 31, 2020.

Information on the Screening Panel’s nomination process and application materials for all applicants, is available in this report. The full interview schedule, along with viewing and commenting instructions is accessible here.

Additional information on the City’s Redistricting Commission is available at www.oaklandca.gov/redistricting.

Media Contact

Richard J. Luna, Assistant to the City Administrator

(510) 238-4756

rluna@oaklandca.gov