What's On Oakland's Ballot? - November 3, 2020

Check out what local measures are on the ballot as well as who is running for office for the November 3, 2020 General Election. *for information on OUSD Ballot Measures, please contact OUSD directly.

When to File Campaign Statements

The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) sets filing deadlines for each election. Visit the FPPC website to find out when your committee is required to file statements for your election.​

Where to File Campaign Statements

Elected officials, candidates and committees required to file campaign statements and reports mandated by the City of Oakland and California‘s Political Reform Act must do so with the Public Ethics Commission through the City of Oakland Electronic Filing System. Use the Filer Access Portal to create electronic campaign statements.

Whistleblower Ordinance

In September 2008, the Oakland City Council passed the Whistleblower Protection Ordinance to protect Oaklanders who come forward to report waste, abuse or fraud in Oakland.

Wildfire Event

Wildfires are a natural part of California’s landscape -- in the last few years, we've experienced the deadliest and most destructive wildfires in our history. Staying informed about wildfires in the region and in our immediate community is one of the best ways to keep yourself and your neighborhood safe.

Window Replacement

Building Permits are required for any window replacement in either a residential or commercial structure.

Work for Team Oakland

Youth Employment Partnership (YEP) each summer hires approximately eighty Team Member positions for youth ages 15-18, and approximately twelve Team Leader positions for young adults ages 19-24. Applications are being accepted now!

Written Examination

Learn about the two ways to complete the police officer written examination requirement.

Zero Waste Services Procurement History

The City of Oakland adopted a Zero Waste Strategic Plan in 2006. In 2011 the City began a process of Zero Waste System Design preparing for the expiration of Franchise service contracts in 2015. This page documents the steps the City took in that process from design through the issuance of new contracts. Material is shown in reverse chronological order.