Libby Schaaf

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Doug Sovern
November 05, 2019 - 10:51 am
Apple is the latest tech giant to commit billions of dollars to tackle the Bay Area’s housing crisis, and some local elected officials are thrilled.
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New Housing Construction
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Doug Sovern
August 21, 2019 - 10:38 am
The cost to build in the Bay Area keeps going up. Housing impact fees can set developers back by $65,000 in Oakland and $165,000 in San Francisco. That's led to a tug-of-war between builders and local governments over the rising cost of construction and what it means for the Bay Area housing crunch.
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A homeless encampment near a Home Depot in Oakland on July 23, 2019.
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Matt Bigler
July 23, 2019 - 9:45 am
Oakland's homeless population has jumped nearly 50% in just the past two years, according to the latest survey by Alameda County.
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East Bay Community Energy Signs Four Contracts For Renewable Energy
Matt Bigler
Matt Bigler
June 24, 2019 - 11:32 am
East Bay residents will soon have more wind and solar electricity coming out of their sockets and some of it will be stored in a soon-to-be-built battery storage facility in Oakland.
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Splash Bros
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Megan Goldsby
June 21, 2019 - 10:58 am
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is looking to the future in the wake of the Golden State Warriors' final game at Oracle Arena.
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President Donald Trump
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KCBS Radio Morning News
June 18, 2019 - 7:33 am
(KCBS Radio) -- Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf wasted no time Tuesday in responding to a threat by President Trump to to make mass arrests starting “next week". The President's threat came via Twitter and apparently referred to a plan under preparation for several months. Next week ICE will begin the...
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An exhibit about Anne Frank opened in Oakland on June 16, 2019 with Netherlands Consul General Gerbert Kunst, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Rachel Williams, an eight grader serving as a tour guide.
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Bob Butler
June 17, 2019 - 10:22 am
A photo gallery featuring Anne Frank has been traveling around the West and opened last week in Oakland.
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Crews were repairing potholes on May 28, 2019 in Oakland where two wet winters and deferred maintenance left roads in poor condition.
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Matt Bigler
May 28, 2019 - 3:25 pm
Oakland's street crews continue working overtime to repair hundreds of rough roads, especially in neglected neighborhoods as part of the so-called "pothole blitz." The city's roads have been battered by back-to-back wet winters and left to crumble as officials deferred $500 million in maintenance...
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Jun 12, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf reacts during the championship parade in downtown Oakland.
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KCBS Radio Midday News
May 28, 2019 - 12:41 pm
As the Warriors get ready to face the Toronto Raptors in the first game of the NBA Finals on Thursday, Oakland Mayor LIbby Schaaf has added some local flavor to her support for the hometown team.
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OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 19: Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf looks on during an assembly at Edna Brewer Middle School about the U.S. Constitution on January 19, 2018 in Oakland, California. Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf discussed the U.S. Constitution with middle sc
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Matt Bigler
May 19, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf continues to push for a safe injection site in Oakland, which would be a first in California.
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