Council District 1
Our Upcoming Events
Participatory Budgeting Vote Kick-Off Event
Saturday, February 18th - 1:00 - 4:00 pm
North Oakland Senior Center - 5714 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
North Oakland community members will have the opportunity to help decide on how to spend $227,308 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, which will benefit lower income communities in North Oakland. All residents in the CDBG-eligible neighborhoods (Golden Gate, Bushrod, Santa Fe, Longfellow, Mosswood and a portion of Temescal) are welcome and encouraged to attend, meet you neighbors and cast a vote (regardless of age or citizenship status).
Refreshments, music and activities for kids will be provided.
If you cannot attend, you are invited to participate by casting your vote at PBoakland.org
Click here for event flier.
Community Office Hours with Councilmember Kalb
Generally every first Saturday of the month
North Oakland Participatory Budgeting General Assembly
Saturday, January 28, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Beebe Memorial Cathedral (Gym)
3900 Telegraph Avenue
Greetings everyone. This Saturday is a unique opportunity for residents of the Bushrod, Golden Gate, Longfellow, Mosswood, and Sante Fee neighborhoods, as well as a small portion of the Temescal, to weigh-in on how to expend Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) federal funds slated for improving low-moderate income communities in North Oakland. The gathering this Saturday afternoon will focus on idea collection and priority setting. Our goal is to hear from as many community members as possible who live in the eligible neighborhoods. Please attend and bring a neighbor as well.
~ Refreshments and on-site child care provided ~
Here is a flyer for the event. Here is the Facebook page for the event. If you cannot make this event but would still like to offer your thoughts on how these funds should be spent, please visit pboakland.org.
North Oakland Community Development Block Grant Board
Special Informational & Election Meeting
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Sacred Heart Hall (St. Martin de Porres School)
4025 Martin Luther King Jr. Way (parking entrance on 41st St.)
Oakland, CA 94609
The federal government distributes Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to cities for their local community development projects to promote viable urban communities, principally for persons of lower income. The City of Oakland distributes these funds through Oakland's CDBG program, which incorporates public participation, including through CDBG district boards.
Councilmember Dan Kalb will be holding a meeting for residents in the North Oakland CDBG area to provide public participation information about the 2017 North Oakland CDBG process and to elect Board Members. To appear on a printed ballot at the January 21st meeting, a nominee must (1) be nominated by Councilmember Kalb and the D1 CDBG Board Officers or (2) file an electronic nomination form no later than January 19, 2017. Nomination forms can be filled out here.
Low income residents are highly encouraged to be nominees for the D1 CDBG Board.
The full meeting notice and agenda is available here.
Save the date: January 28, 2017, 1-3 pm, Beebe Memorial Cathedral, District 1 CDBG Participatory Budgeting Town Hall General Assembly.
MacArthur BART Station Parcel B Project Update!
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Place: Beebe Memorial Cathedral – Gym, 3900 Telegraph Avenue
- Latest proposal and plans submitted to the City
- Environmental Assessment
- Update on the project schedule & next steps
Olga Bolotina, Office of Councilmember Dan Kalb, firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Picnic 2016
Sunday, July 24th, Noon- 3 pm at Charles Porter Golden Gate Recreation Center at 1075 62nd Street.
Councilmember Dan Kalb and his staff invite you to enjoy the afternoon at the newly constructed Charles Porter Golden Gate Recreation Center on 1075 62nd Street. The new facility includes a children's play area and a small field so please bring the whole family!
This event presents a great opportunity to meet and chat with your neighbors. We will provide the main BBQ dish and drinks. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.
Parking is available on adjacent street.
To see and share the flier please click here.
Charles Porter Golden Gate Recreation Center Grand Opening
Please join Councilmember Kalb and the Oakland Parks and Recreation Department for the exciting Grand Re-Opening of the Charles Porter Golden Gate Recreation Center.
This exciting addition to District 1 is worth celebrating! The Grand Opening will include a facility tour, a basketball clinic, a Zumba dance in addition to the opening ceremony.
When: Saturday, June 4th 2016 from 11 am until 4 pm
Where: 1075 62nd Street (directly adjacent from Love Our Neighborhood Day activities)
For more information and to view the flier for this event, please click here
Love Our Neighborhood Day
Dan invites friends and neighbors to drop-by his booth for this year's Love Our Neighborhood Day. The event is a car-free festival with food, entertainment and children's activities.
When: Saturday, June 4th from 11 am until 4 pm
Where: Along San Pablo Ave. between Ashby Ave. and Stanford Ave.
To view the flier for this event, please click here
Mosswood Neighborhood Appreciation Day
Join Councilmember Kalb and the Mosswood Neighborhood Association for a morning of beautification and community building.
When: Saturday, May 21st from 9 am until 12 pm
Where: SGI Buddhist Center at 3834 Opal St.
For more information, please send an email to email@example.com
Please view the flier for this event, here
Local Hazard and Mitigation Plan and Energy and Climate Action Plan Update
Public Safety Town Hall
Town Hall Meeting: AC Transit Transbay Service
AC Transit is expanding service throughout the East Bay, however, some areas of District 1 may be compromised. Councilmembers Dan Kalb and Rebecca Kaplan invite you to join them in a discussion with AC Transit management and elected Board Member Greg Harper.
When: Monday, January 11, 2016 from 6:30 pm- 8pm
Where: St. Columba Church at 6401 San Pablo Ave.
This event is co-hosted with the Santa Fe Community Association and Neighbors, the Golden Gate Community Association and the Longfellow Community Association.
We welcome and encourage your feedback, questions and recommendations.
Please click here to see the flier.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service: Red Cross Blood Drive
Please participate in a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Councilmember Kalb is sponsoring a Blood Drive at the North Oakland American Red Cross Center.
When: Monday, January 18th 2016
Where: American Red Cross Center at 6230 Claremont Ave.
To RSVP to this event, please email Monica Harris, Community Liaison at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 510-238-7014. For information about eligibility please visit redcrossblood.org. Please view and share the flier here.
Town Hall - Pedestrian Master Plan update
Please see the event flier here
July 2015 Oakland District One Town Hall
Water - Drought - Conservation
Where: North Oakland Senior Center, 5714 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland
When: Saturday, July 18th, 10am – Noon
At this Town Hall organized in collaboration with Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson and East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) Directors Marguerite Young and Andy Katz, we are going to address one of the most pressing issues in our state – drought and water conservation. After a brief welcome from the hosts you will be able to talk with various representatives from the County of Alameda, the City of Oakland, EBMUD and other organizations who can provide you with valuable advice catered to your water bill and conservation opportunities and needs.
Please join us!
Please see the event flier here.
2015 District One Annual Community Picnic
Where: Lake Temescal Regional Park, Streamside Picnic area
When: Sunday, July 26, Noon – 3:30pm
Last two years were a lot of fun! Once again we are looking forward to providing great space for the District One community to connect in a casual and relaxing atmosphere in one of the most beautiful parks in Oakland. We already ordered good weather! Please join us and invite your neighbors and friends!
Please see the vent flier here.
District 1 Community Budget Forum
Saturday, May 30th, 2015
When: May 30th, 10am to 12pm
Where: Faith Presbyterian Church – 430 49th Street, Oakland
Please see he event flier here
- April 30th – Release of Mayor & City Administrator’s Proposed Budget;
- Between May 7 through May 30 – Community Budget Forums
- District 1 Community Budget Forum in North Oakland, with Councilmember Kalb and Mayor Schaaf, will take place the morning of May 30th (See flyer below)
- June 1 – Release of Budget Advisory Committee’s Analysis/Report
District One Clean-Up in Longfellow neighborhood
Saturday, March 28, 2015
District 1 Town Hall – Oakland Working for You!
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Safer Homes through Seismic Retrofits Program Community Forum
Thursday, October 30th, 2014
Annual District One Community Picnic
Sunday, July 20th, 2014
North Oakland Town Hall on Public Safety
Saturday, June 14th, 2014
Redistricting Community Engagement gathering
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
March North Oakland Town Hall
PUBLIC SAFETY - Community Policing - Crime Prevention
Community Town Hall on Covered California Health Care
Saturday, January 25, 2014
URGENT PUBLIC SAFETY DISCUSSION for the Temescal, Piedmont Avenue and Mosswood Neighborhoods
Dan Kalb, Oakland City Council, District One
Sean Whent, Oakland Police Chief
Paul Figueroa, Oakland Assistant Chief of Police
Chris Bolton, Lieutenant of Police
Patricia Rose, Neighborhood Services Coordinator (NSC)
OPD Investigative Division
Temescal and Piedmont Ave. Neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils (NCPC)
Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District (BID)
Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Improvement League (PANIL)
and Other Neighborhood Leaders
When: Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Where: Oakland Technical High School, Gym
4351 Broadway Blvd, Oakland
For more information please contact us at 510-238-7001 or email@example.com
Community Town Hall Meetings
When: Saturday, October 26th, 10am - 12pm
Please click here to see the flier for this event.
Oakland Caldecott project update meeting
Oakland Caldecott project update meeting information
Date and Time: Thursday, October 17, 2013 7:30pm to 9pm
Location: Rockridge Public Library, 5366 College Avenue and Manila
URGENT PUBLIC SAFETY DISCUSSION for the Rockridge Neighborhood
Public Meeting: Ethics & Good Government Working Group
Public Ethics ~ Government Oversight ~ Clean Campaigns ~ Good Government
Monday, September 30, 2013
6pm - 9:30pm
City Hall, Hearing Room 1 (1st Floor)
1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612
Oakland City Councilmember Dan Kalb has formed an Ethics & Good Government Working Group to work on developing and recommending improvements and reforms to the Oakland Public Ethics Commission (PEC) and the laws under its authority.
This meeting will be an opportunity for the public to share thoughts and suggestions as to what ethics and good government reforms they would like to see in Oakland.
We look forward to hearing and considering everyone’s input and suggestions on what improvements and reforms will help lead to better government in Oakland.
Redistricting Town Hall Meeting for District 1
- Using the interactive mapping software at http://www.onlineredistricting.com/Oakland2/redist/
- Emailing suggestions and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Leaving a voice message on the redistricting hotline at (510) 238-3079
- Visiting the City’s newly launched open data platform, http://data.oaklandnet.com, to explore and visualize population data
- Engaging in the discussion online at http://www.EngageOakland.com
URGENT PUBLIC SAFETY MEETING
Oakland Council District 1
Police Beats 12X, 12Y, 13X, 13Y and 9
Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
District One Annual Community Picnic
Sunday, July 28, Lake Temescal Regional Park
My staff and I would like to invite you to:
First Annual District One Community Picnic
Sunday, July 28, Noon – 3:30 PM
Lake Temescal Regional Park Streamside Picnic Site
(south side, off of Broadway Terrace next to Highway 13.)
This is a great event to meet and chat with your neighbors. We will provide the main dish BBQ and drinks. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.
Parking is available in the lot for a small fee, or on Broadway Terrace. You can find additional parking on the north side of the park and walk a quarter mile around the lake to our picnic site.
We are grateful to Oakland Firefighters (IAFF Local 55) for assisting with this community event.
We are looking forward to seeing and talking to you soon!