Meeting minutes – March & April, 2020

April 2020 Meeting Minutes 6:00pm – Welcome and announcements St Mary’s/Mercy Brown Bags is doing food deliveries on the 2nd & 4th Friday. Volunteer or get food: https://mercybrownbag.org/ Community Foods Market: 50% discount on groceries for people with EBT through the end of April + Free delivery for seniors Masks / PPE: https://sites.google.com/view/makemeppebayarea/home Update CenterPoint development on…

Agenda for April 16, 2020

We will be meeting virtually tonight, April 16, 2020. Please email westoaklandneighbors@gmail.com for a link to the meeting invite. 6:00pm (10 min) – Welcome and announcements GoPort Feb 2020 Update Resources for people in need 6:15pm (10 min) – City Slicker Farms – new Executive Director Survey for 2020 goals kelly@cityslickerfarms.org 6:30pm (10 min) – St. Mary’s – new…

Minutes: February 2020

Upcoming Events & Meetings Feb 26: West Oakland Environmental Town Hall Feb 29: Good Eggs Job Fair | 2000 Maritime St. March 14: Community cleanup at Willie Keyes Summer Town Camp 2020 6:00pm – Welcome and introductions – Ray Kidd Summer Town Camp 2020 McClymonds HS closed for chemical testing- TCE found in groundwater Good…

Minutes: January 2020

6:00pm – Welcome and introductions – Carol Wyatt – Beat7xReport@gmail.com6:15pm – OPD Community Resource Officer – Karl Templeman – KTempleman@oaklandca.gov Usually an uptick in crime around the holiday season. Last year was no exception. Nov-Jan – declining burglaries; no homicides; 7 robberies in Jan so far; 7-10 auto thefts. December burglaries were lower than in November because we worked…

Agenda: January 16, 2020

6:00pm (5 min) – Welcome and introductions 6:15pm (30 min) – OPD Community Resource Officer: Recent crime and safety issues, including recent laptop thefts and deaths 6:45pm (15 min) – Census information 7:00pm (10 min) – Oakland Dept. of Transportation: discussion of a city plan for Grand & W. Grand Ave. 7:10pm (25 min) –…

Minutes: November 2019

6:15pm – Beat 7x OPD Community Resource Officer – Karl Templeman – KTempleman@oaklandca.gov New Beat 6 CRO: Marisa Fiorino – mfiorino@oaklandca.gov Steady on Beat 7 side. A few burglaries, car burglaries, etc. Several people have been emailing about prostitution around 30th/Myrtle. Need both calls and emails. Towed some of the main cars pimps were using….

Agenda: November 21, 2019

Agenda for Thursday, November 21, 2019 6:00pm (5 min) – Welcome and introductions 6:15pm (15 min) – OPD Community Resource Officer: Recent crime and safety issues, incl.: Report about recent gunfire on 34th between Peralta and Louise. 6:35pm (10 min) – WON Announcements A’s Howard Terminal ballpark committee seat opportunity. 6:50pm (15 min) – WON /…

Minutes: October 2019

Welcome & Introductions Art installation planned for SAHA building at San Pablo & 33rd. SAHA is hosting 2nd community art workshop w/ the artist Wed Oct 30 @ Community Foods Cafe. 6-7pm. City Slicker’s: Harvest festival Oct 26. Food, food demonstrations, petting zoo, music. 11a-4p. Arthur Boone (Sierra Club Tree Team). Free trees available. They…

Minutes: September 2019

  NCPC Officer Karl Templeman KTempleman@oaklandnet.com Crime trends: Lots of gunfire but lots of good arrests.  Got a bunch of guns off the street, and a few people in custody for murders.  Collaboration with agencies as far out as Stockton.   Attended the WOCA meeting Wednesday – people expressed concern about sideshow activity, on frontage area. …

Agenda: August 15, 2019

6:00 – 6:15 (15 min) –  Welcome, introductions, and announcements WOEIP Town Hall Aug 18 SAHA Community Workshop Aug 19 6:20 – 6:40 (20 min) – OPD Community Resource Officer: Recent crime and safety issues 6:40 – 6:45 (5 min) – Info: A brief discussion about our positive experiences with the Rising Sun energy group…

Minutes: July 2019

6:00pm Welcome and introductions – Carol Wyatt – Beat7xReport@gmail.com National Night Out August 6th Planning an event w/ Community Foods Market & EBALDC (likely will be near St Andrew’s Plaza, location TBD) 34th & Helen (flyers) 6:10pm OPD Community Resource Officer – Karl Templeman – KTempleman@oaklandnet.com OPD not able to attend this evening Mailboxes broken…

Agenda: July 18, 2019

6:00pm (5 min) – Welcome and introductions National Night Out August 6th 6:10pm (15 min) – OPD Community Resource Officer: Recent crime and safety issues. 6:25pm (5 min) – 2551 San Pablo update 6:30pm (15+10 min Q&A) – Cannabis Discussion surrounding new/existing cannabis businesses in our neighborhood with the city’s top cannabis regulator 6:55pm (10 min)…