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Council Committee Assignments and Schedule

View Committee member assignments, meeting schedules, and staff contacts.

Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: October 6th, 2022 @ 2:50 PM

The Oakland City Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays via Zoom. Please note: 5th Tuesdays are reserved for Special Council Meetings. City Council meetings begin at 1:30 pm unless otherwise noticed.

The City Council Committee meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays and Tuesdays via Zoom. Please note times are subject to change.

Current Committee Membership (membership subject to change)

Finance and Management Committee: Mondays preceding the 2nd and 4th Tuesday, at 10:30 AM

Chairperson: Rebecca Kaplan
Members: Nikki Fortunato Bas
Treva Reid
Sheng Thao

Public Works Committee: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 10:30 AM

Chairperson: Noel Gallo
Members: Dan Kalb
Loren Taylor
Sheng Thao

Community and Economic Development Committee: 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 2:00 PM

Chairperson: Dan Kalb
Members: Carroll Fife
Noel Gallo
Loren Taylor

Life Enrichment Committee: Monday preceding 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 4:30 PM

Chairperson: Loren Taylor
Members: Nikki Fortunato Bas
Carroll Fife
Rebecca Kaplan

Public Safety Committee: Mondays preceding 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 1:30 PM

Chairperson: Carroll Fife
Members: Noel Gallo
Rebecca Kaplan
Treva Reid

Rules and Legislation Committee: Every Thursday, 10:30 AM

Chairperson: Sheng Thao
Members: Nikki Fortunato Bas
Carroll Fife
Dan Kalb

Education Partnership Committee: Monday preceding 4th Tuesday, as needed at 1:30 PM**

Chairperson: Treva Reid
Members: Noel Gallo
Dan Kalb
Loren Taylor

**Education Partnership Committee does not have a regular meeting schedule, meetings are noticed compliant with the Brown Act and the Oakland Sunshine Ordinance. The committee typically meets during the same time slot as the Life Enrichment Committee meeting.