CITY OF OAKLAND BUDGET UPDATE

As of April 15, 2021 It’s now time to update you on developments on the 2020-21 (current year) budget, what we can look forward to in the development of the…

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Budget Update 6/20/2021

MOBN! has been carefully following the development of the City of Oakland 2021-23 biennial budget. Here is our current update. The City Council is well into the budget process. The…

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What Does the OPD Budget Really Mean?

July 16, 2021 There has been a lot of discussion the last few days about the recently adopted budget for the Oakland Police Department. But a discussion of budgeted amounts…

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Oakland Budget Deficit and Proposed Solutions

The City Administration recently submitted a revised budget estimate which   projects a 2020-21 fiscal year-end negative balance of -$62.29 million. This is the result of a myriad of factors caused…

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Budget Bits: Oakland’s Budget Process Is Underway

For many years and several budget cycles, Make Oakland Better Now! has provided Oakland residents with tools to help understand the city budget. We’re proud to continue our analysis, as Oakland’s Mayor, City Administrator, and City Council move toward adoption of the midcycle, 2019-2021, budget.

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