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10/11/21- REMINDER! Important Reports Scheduled for 10/11 Finance and 10/12 Public Safety Committee!
9/28/21- For Immediate Release: Oakland Vice- Mayor Kaplan and Councilmember Gallo Submit Proposal to Proceed with Approval of AASEG Term Sheet to Acquire and Develop the Oakland Coliseum Complex
9/17/21- 9/21/21 Council Meeting: Advocating for Oakland Community Grants & Supporting the Right to Reproductive Freedom!
9/15/21- Sign My Petition Urging the Alameda County DA to Join San Francisco's Lawsuit Against “Ghost Gun” Manufacturers and Retailers!
9/13/21- No Further Delays on Launching MACRO -- Oakland’s Civilian Crisis Responders Program & Calling to Keep Planned Community Advisory Board
9/8/21- Vice Mayor Kaplan is Calling on Alameda District Attorney Nancy O’Malley to Join San Francisco’s Lawsuit Against Ghost Gun Manufacturers
8/31/21- Alameda Supervisor Haubert and I Announce Plans for City-County Collaboration on Safe Parking, Managed RV Sites
8/26/21- Plan to Save Head Start Child Care Centers
8/9/21- Taking Action to Reduce Emissions: Hydrogen Truck Grant and Senate Committee Hearing
8/9/21- Join me 8/17 for OAKLAND's COVID- 19 LGBTQ Roundtable
7/30/21- Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority Unanimously Approves Term Sheet for African- American Led Group to Bring WNBA Team to Oakland Inbox
7/26/21- Today's Council Meeting: Vote to Allocate $10 Million for Civilian Responders & Report on Negotiations for Arena Lease for an Oakland WNBA Team!
7/13/21- Thank you State Leaders For Including My Requested $10 Million to Fund MACRO!
7/12/21- Kaplan Calls for Expansion of Ferry Service to and from Oakland
7/1/21- My Request for City Auditor's Report Spotlights Failure of City Administration to Use $2 Million of Federal Funding to House Unsheltered
6/28/21- Kaplan Announces State Proposed Budget Includes $10 Million to Fund MACRO: Oakland’s Civilian Crisis Responders
6/23/21- Fact Checking Misinformation Regarding Cuts to Police Violent Crime Units
6/18/21- Today! AASEG Announces Press Conference and Juneteenth Celebration of Proposal to Bring WNBA Team to Oakland
6/17/21- Commemorative Street Renaming In Honor Of Dorothy King Introduced by Council member Carroll Fife, Budget Meeting Today and More
6/15/21- Civilian Oversight of Militarized Equipment and Important Wins from the June 15th City Council meeting!
6/14/21- Exciting News! African American Bay Area Business Group Announces Intent to Purchase Coliseum Complex and Bring WNBA to Oakland
6/9/21- Oakland Moves Closer to Civilian Oversight of Militarized Police Equipment
6/8/21- Press Conference: Vice-Mayor Rebecca Kaplan Joins Community Coalition in Urging Civilian Oversight of Militarized Police Equipment
6/4/21- Update on Exciting Wins & Important Updates for Public Safety!
5/25/21- Join the May 26, 2021, Council Budget Meeting & Sharing the Fruits of Our Previous Budget Wins!
5/17/21- Oakland City Council Leadership Writes to Major League Baseball; I Submitted A Scheduling Action for Term Sheet
5/12/21- I Am Taking Action to Ensure a Transparent Budget Process!