Posts Tagged ‘ City Council ’

Nighttime protest ban just seems like another method to silence community.

May 27, 2015
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The message that Oakland government is sending to the community is that they would rather continue with doing the business of the city than allow the community to communicate how they feel about what is happening around them.

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Oakland Redistricting Meetings..TDL Summary.

September 8, 2013
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Oakland Redistricting Meetings..TDL Summary.

Oakland is redrawing their city council boundaries..get the low-down and find out how you can particpate!

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Oakland Rising and Redistricting.

September 2, 2013
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Oakland Rising and Redistricting.

Oakland Rising opens house to celebrate their success and share with the community opportunities to shape the political landscape. Also, learn how you can help with mapping city council districts.

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Email to City Govt re Community Meetings

February 17, 2013
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Email to City Govt re Community Meetings

I was asked to write to city council my suggestions on including community at Oakland city public safety meetings. I wrote one and now I am sharing it with the public. Let me know what you think?

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My response to Kernighan email.

January 20, 2013
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My response to Kernighan email.

CM Kernighan sent an email to constituents. I wrote a response. Check it out. :)

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3 er..4 more questions for #Oakland candidates – Public Safety

October 3, 2012
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3 er..4 more questions for #Oakland candidates – Public Safety

I and other Oakland residents have some different public safety questions to ask #2012 #Oakland candidates.. let's see if they answer! Inquiring voters want to know!

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Similarities between Occupy Oakland and Stand for Oakland

February 8, 2012
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Both organizations are working to have a better Oakland. I think everyone needs to take to the time to listen to each other, respectfully, and figure out a way to work together to make it happen.

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Sean is for Oakland, small business and local artists.

January 14, 2012
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Sean is for Oakland, small business and local artists.

Sean Sullivan holds an informational gathering while supporting a small Oakland business, Inkwell Studio, artists and an event for black nurses. Read all about it!

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Should #OccupyOakland Campers Stay? I don’t know.

November 5, 2011
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Should #OccupyOakland Campers Stay? I don’t know.

I support the Occupy Movement. However, my attendance to the Oakland City Council Meeting Oct. 25th left me with mixed feelings on whether or not Occupy Oakland should continue to stay in downtown Oakland.

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Residents stand up for themselves at Oakland City Council Meeting

January 17, 2011
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At the Jan, 11 Oakland City Council meeting, I got to witness civil activism in action. Young and old came out to speak against the gang injunctions. It renewed my faith in the political process.

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