Important:

Red Flag Warning for parts of the East Bay starting 11PM Tuesday 8/17 night and lasting until Wednesday 8/18 at 3PM.

Keep East Oakland Prioritized

We will continue to secure and uplift critical municipal resources that our residents deserve.

2021 Media Mentions

Council Actions & Legislative Wins

District 7 Budget Amendments

  • Traffic calming and sideshow deterrence support
  • Security cameras to help protect our business corridors
  • Increased investment in graffiti abatement and public art mural funds
  • Funding for a targeted traffic safety and violence prevention program
  • Workforce development and services

Renovations to Holly Mini Park

Many residents have reached out to my office requesting the development of Holly Mini Park, After some delays due to COVID-19, and the completion of the design and construction documents. The City of Oakland plans to have the park done by June 2022, with following proposed timeline:

  • August 2021: Renovation job advertised by the City of Oakland’s Department of Public Works

  • October 2021: Bids received from contractors

  • January 2022: Contractor selected by the Department of Public Works and approved by Oakland City Council

  • March 2022: Construction begins (park closed for use)

  • June 2022: Construction completed & park reopens

Council American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Allocations

  • GPF FY 2020-21 Estimated to Replenish Shortfall
  • Funding for Our Kids “OK” Program
  • Community Safety Ambassadors - East Oakland
  • COVID grant—East Oakland community based organization