Archives of Dan Kalb's District One Newsletter -- 2013 to 2018


Dan Kalb's July 2018 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Midcycle Budget Amendments
  • City Council Passes Police Commission Enabling Ordinance
  • Local Ballot Measures
  • Kasper's Pedestrian Plaza Design
  • Telegraph Repaving

Dan Kalb's Spring 2018 Newsletter (PDF)

  • District Court Judge Rules Against City of Oakland on Coal
  • Library Services Parcel Tax (Measure D) on June Ballot
  • Homelessness in Oakland
  • Helping Oakland Renters
  • Ban on single use plastic straws
  • East Bay Community Energy
  • Telegraph Repaving

Dan Kalb's Fall 2017 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Housing in the East Bay – Much Needed Help from the State!
  • Fire Prevention & Fire Safety Resources
  • DACA Resolution
  • Street Art program – Paint the Town
  • Wrap-up of Community Meeting with OPD Chief Kirkpatrick
  • Domestic Violence Awareness

Dan Kalb's Summer 2017 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Dan Kalb breaks down the City Council’s Passage of the 2017-19 City Budget
  • Councilmember Kalb on Homelessness
  • Measure KK (Infrastructure & Housing Bond Measure) Spending; plus keeping trash out of stormwater drains
  • City Council Greenlights Dan’s Proposal for Independent Inspector General for the Police Department
  • Saving Energy during the Solar Eclipse
  • Annual Pothole Blitz
  • Bikeshare Comes to Oakland

Dan Kalb's April 2017 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Community Choice Energy
  • Dan’s Budget Priorities and City Budget Process
  • March for Science
  • Earth Day in Oakland
  • Ride for a Reason – April 29th
  • State Legislation
  • StopWaste Wins Statewide Award
  • Addressing Issues of Homelessness – Actions Report and Hearing
  • District One and Citywide Events
  • Dan’s Community Office Hours
  • Dan Kalb in the community

Dan Kalb's December 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Tragic Warehouse Fire in Oakland
  • Mosswood Park Recreation Center Update
  • Violence in North and West Oakland - Community Meeting
  • MacArthur Transit Village Parcel B Update
  • Resolution on Electoral College, Redistricting, and Barriers to Voting
  • Minimum Wage increase
  • District One and Citywide Events

Dan Kalb's November 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Positions Taken By Oakland City Council on State Propositions
  • Oakland Wildfire Anniversary
  • What happened to Oakland’s FEMA grant?
  • Councilmember Kalb Schedules Public Report To Address Residential Parking Permit Zone Applications And Enforcement
  • Upcoming District One and Citywide Events

Dan Kalb's September 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Police Commission Measure Headed to the Ballot (Measure LL)
  • Mural Grants for North Oakland
  • Housing Affordability – Working to Protect the
  • Fabric of Our Communities
  • Emergency Access and Fire Safety in the Hills
  • Continuing Work on Pedestrian/Traffic Safety
  • Update on Coal

Dan Kalb's Spring 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Public Safety and Violence Prevention
  • Gun Violence Prevention State Legislation
  • Housing Affordability in Oakland – Update
  • Services Offered by the Office of the City Auditor
  • Honoring the Legacy of Cesar Chavez
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Improvements and Safety Update
  • Charles Porter Golden Gate Recreation Center
  • Temporary Closure of Rockridge Library
  • Supporting Youth in North Oakland

Dan Kalb's January 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

  • City Council Approves Gun Violence Prevention Legislation
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service NORTH OAKLAND BLOOD DRIVE
  • Oakland offers El Niño Preparedness
  • AC Transit Transbay Service
  • Survey Regarding Potential Transit Improvements on Broadway
  • 43rd/44th Street Community Garden Park Now Open
  • Dan receives California Public Library Advocates’ 2015 Elected Local Official Award for Outstanding Service to Public Libraries
  • Children’s Hospital Oakland
  • Oakland Public Library 5th Annual Youth Poet Laureate Competition
  • Dan in the Community
  • Upcoming District One Events

Dan Kalb's October 2015 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Pedestrian and Bike Safety Planning
  • Housing Affordability in Oakland
  • Parking Permits in the Neighborhood
  • Scenic Streets and Hardy Dog Park
  • City Council Endorses SCA 5 for Reform of Prop 13 Commercial Loophole
  • Government Ethics Update: Councilmember Kalb Pushes for Greater Transparency for City Boards & Commissions
  • High Fire Danger and FEMA Grant Funding for Oakland Fact Sheet
  • Temescal and Rockridge are Named Among the Top Seven Shopping Areas

Dan Kalb's May 2015 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Update on City of Oakland’s 2015-2017 Budget Process
  • Oakland Zero Waste (Garbage) Services
  • Graffiti Abatement Murals & Green Walls Application
  • Children’s Hospital Oakland
  • Excavation Amendment to Preserve City Sidewalks and Streets
  • Oakland City-wide Needs Assessment for Federal Housing and Community Development Funding
  • The Oakland Workforce Investment Board wants to hear from you!
  • Policy Internship Announcement
  • Information on the Minimum Wage for Small Businesses
  • 2015 Small Business Week
  • Annual Fire Inspection
  • Ride for a Reason

Dan Kalb's March 2015 Newsletter (PDF)

  • 2015-2017 Budget Process Underway!
  • Legislative Update:
    • Bullhook Ban
    • Seismic Safety
  • New District 1 Community Liaison – Monica Harris
  • District 1 Town Hall – “Oakland Working for You!”
  • Other District 1 - March/April 2015 Events
  • Announcements:
    • Cole Hardware store is now open
    • Golden Gate Library reopens after restoration
    • Santa Fe Elementary School to Re-open

Dan Kalb's December 2014 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Aftermath of Recent Grand Jury Decisions
  • Additional Public Safety Updates
  • Tenant Protection Ordinance Passed
  • Progress on Public Ethics Reform in Oakland
  • Urban Agriculture Legislation
  • District One Events

Dan Kalb's July 2014 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Public Ethics Reform in Oakland
  • City Council Adopts Mid-cycle Budget Revisions—Including Dan’s Proposed Library Funding
  • Welcome Our New Community Services Coordinator
  • Seeking Summer Interns
  • Upcoming Community Events in Oakland District One

Dan Kalb's June 2014 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Ethics Reform in Oakland
  • ‘Kill Switch’ Legislation
  • Seeking Summer Interns
  • Pothole Blitz – North Oakland
  • Upcoming Community Events in Oakland District One:
    • Save the Date: Annual District One Community Picnic
    • Temescal Art Hop
    • Dan’s District One Community Office Hours
    • North Oakland Town Hall
    • Love Our Neighborhood Day in North Oakland
    • Feel the Beet! Farmers Market Grand Opening

Dan Kalb's March 2014 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Kill switch’ Bill East Bay Express blog on the Kill Switch bill
  • March Town Hall on Public Safety
  • Survey for Future District One Town Hall Meetings
  • Breaking News
  • Violence Prevention & Public Safety Act of 2004
  • 2014 Intern: Jasmine Sadat
  • Empowering the Oakland Public Ethics Commission – Progress Report #3
  • Redistricting Process Completed in December 2013 Sets New Council Boundaries
  • Literacy Volunteer Opportunities
  • Golden Gate Second Saturdays
  • Upcoming Events

Dan Kalb's January 2014 update (PDF)

  • Covered California Health Care Town Hall
  • Creation of the Oakland Redistricting Commission
  • MLK Day of Service 2014
  • Phat Beets Produce MLK JR Day of Service January 19, 2014

Dan Kalb's December 2013 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Happy Holidays from Dan and his Staff!
  • Council Member Kalb’s First Annual D-1 Holiday Party - reminder
  • Legislation & Policy Update
  • Honoring Vertis Whitaker’s 15 Years of Service
  • Shopping Local and Sustainable this Holiday Season
  • Save the Date: Covered California Health Care Town Hall, January 25, 2014
  • MLK Day of Service 2014
  • Upcoming Events
  • Year-end Note

Dan Kalb's October 2013 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Greetings from Dan
  • Community Town Hall Meetings
  • Public Safety Update
  • Wildfire Prevention District – Time-sensitive Update
  • Empowering the Public Ethics Commission – Progress Report #2
  • Development Projects in D-1
  • Santa Fe Community Association of Neighbors (CAN)
  • Councilmember Kalb’s Community Office Hours
  • Events Calendar

Dan Kalb's August 2013 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Announcement of Saturday Community Office Hours for Councilmember Kalb
  • Community Picnic
  • Welcome Captain Toribio
  • July Public Safety Meeting
  • Thanks and Acknowledgement of Interns
  • Dan’s Affordable Housing legislation passed by the City Council!
  • Empowering the Oakland Public Ethics Commission – Progress Report #1
  • Importance of Peaceful Protest
  • Events & Announcements

Dan Kalb's June 2013 Newsletter ()

  • Letter from Dan
  • Budget Decisions Imminent
  • Overview of D-1 Listening Sessions
  • How to Navigate City Services
  • Local Business Highlight
  • Events and Meetings
  • Get Involved!

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