April 20, 2017 meeting notes

4/20/17 7 Board Members, 35 neighbors @ 6pm, at least 45-50 by end of meeting. General Announcements: 100×100 project – call WOEIP (510) 257-5640- if you want to participate, or email 100×100.woeip@gmail.com, $50/month stipend for allowing placement in easy access place on your property. Largest air pollution study of its kind. Street trees planting by…

Apr 20, 2017 meeting agenda

WON Agenda April 20, 2017 Willie Keyes Recreation Center 3131 Union St., 6-8pm 1. Introductions and updates — 10 min. 2. Brigitte Cook from City Councilwoman Lynette Gibson McElhaney’s office–10-15 min. Update on Compassionate Communitites, 2551 San Pablo, and more. 3. Betty Marvin, Oakland City Historian–30 min Come hear about the history of Clawson/McClymonds and…

Notes from City Hall April 14, 2017

Weekly announcements are posted by the District 3 Council staff on behalf of Councilmember Lynette McElhaney. To view current events and past posts online, please visit the Yahoo Group Website that you are signed up for: West Oakland or Downtown/Lake Merritt San Pablo Fire Fundraiser Brunch April 15, 2017 Drip Line Oakland 1940 Union Street…

March 16, 2017 meeting notes

3/16/17 Attendance: 32 total neighbors incl. 5 board members Next meeting:  Thursday April 20th 6pm @ Willie Keyes Rec Center 3131 Union St Lynette’s update on the 35th/Peralta encampment / Compassionate Communities pilot Lynette Gibson McElhaney, Brigitte Cooke – D3  (Overall intro) The priorities are quality of life, economic development, public safety. Unfortunately crime stats…

February 16, 2017 meeting notes

2/16/17 Attendance:  15.5 Pastor Lankford, Karen, Anne & husband, Rosa, ?lady, Peter, Teri, Madeleine, Elaine & Linden, Renata, Tim Andersen,  Tim’s neighbor (can’t remember name), Ray, Diana, Brigitte No agenda document Next meeting: Thursday March 16, 2017 CASS John Mineta – project director Oakland Army Base development.  Cass & CWS planning to move.  Thurs Mar…

Unhoused Census

While the results of the Unhoused Census that took place last Tuesday won’t be known for a little while, here are the figures from the lat census that took place two years ago. 2015 Unhoused Census Locally known as EveryOne Counts!, the Point-In-Time Count of individuals and families experiencing homelessness records the number of people…

Jan 19, 2017 meeting notes

National Crime Prevention Council: Community resource officer Mario Fajardo Mfajardo@oaklandnet.com If you have any concerns, don’t hesitate to email him. Police need help identifying homicide suspect: WON: Developement on Hannah by City Slickers changed hands and new developers applied for fewer off street parking spots. Sparc-it place on San Pablo south of 35th by Bluebird…

November 17, 2016 meeting notes

*Disclaimer: These notes ARE NOT a substitute for coming to the meetings. The notes are not comprehensive but hopefully provide helpful, single source information.  We encourage you to come and participate, meet neighbors, and add your voice and ears to the mix.* Brigitte Cook (assistant to CP Lynette Gibson McElhaney) gave the following update: PG&E…

Compassionate Communities update

Board member and PEC member Carol Wyatt writes: The 2nd fold priority for discussion at NCPC this month is the continuous drug sales in the encampment. While the community was told it was necessary to be somewhat tolerant as there are addictions among some of the encampment residents, this didn’t extend to sales. And there…