Councilmember Bas' COVID-19 Updates & Resource Hub

Below in the "Topics" section, see the City of Oakland's official COVID-19 resource hub with supports for businesses, workers, residents, employees, unsheltered neighbors; citywide Town Halls; city service modifications, and other latest updates.

For Councilmember Fortunato Bas' COVID-19 updates, see the "About" section. These e-blasts contain additional community resources, opportunities, calls to action, and spotlights on District 2 community heroes through this pandemic.


District 2 COVID-19 Udpate

Topics Include:

April 9, 2020

A spotlight on heroes stepping up

Community-based funds to contribute to / seek help from

Crowdsourced guides to support small businesses & grant opportunities

City updates - new legislation & testing

State updates on job opportunities & medical supplies

March 31, 2020

Shelter in Place extension

Supporting healthcare workers

Testing sites

Eviction moratorium resources

March 27, 2020

Emergency eviction moratorium passage

Next steps to urge for rent/mortgage cancellation

COVID-19 homeless response

March 25, 2020

Calling for emergency eviction moratorium

Urging Sheriff’s Office & Courts to suspend evictions

March 22, 2020

COVID-19 Relief Fund

Supporting D2 businesses

Donation and volunteer opportunities

March 16, 2020

Shelter in Place order

Paid sick leave

Resources for employers and workers