March 2023 BPAC Special Meeting Agenda

Thursday, March 30, 2023; 6:00-8:00 pm
In-person meeting at City Hall, Hearing Room 4, viewable online
View and download the full agenda packet [842kb PDF].


Andrew Campbell, Alexander Frank, Grey Gardner (Vice Chair), Michael Lok, Phoenix Mangrum, David Ralston, Patricia Schader, Nicholas Whipps, Dianne Yee (Chair)


This is an in-person meeting. People participating in the meeting must attend in-person. People may be able to observe this meeting remotely. City of Oakland staff to the Commission are striving to provide the following options for people to observe BPAC meetings remotely.

To view the meeting online:

  • Please click on this link to download/open Zoom and open the meeting on a computer or smart phone at the noticed meeting time.
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If you have any questions, please email Pierre Gerard, staff liaison to the commission.


TimeItem #Topic
6:001Teleconference Protocol/Roll Call/Determination of Quorum/Introductions (10 minutes)
6:052Open Forum / Public Comment (10 minutes)
Members of the public may comment on any issue within BPAC’s subject matter jurisdiction. Comments on a scheduled agenda item will be heard with that item. The BPAC’s Open Forum Committee tracks Open Forum issues raised by the public. The Committee reviews the public comments on a periodic basis to identify policy issues for discussion by the Commission. To request City services, please contact the City of Oakland Call Center (311).
6:153Strategic Planning (60 minutes)
BPAC Chair Dianne Yee and Vice Chair Grey Gardner will lead the BPAC in updating the 2022 Strategic Plan by reviewing past achievements, goal- setting for 2023, and planning with an eye towards equity, relationship building/community engagement, and alignment with the needs of Oakland’s diverse communities. This discussion may include BPAC commissioner expectations and how commissioners can engage with their council districts and neighborhood councils.
7:153Committee Planning (45 minutes)
Jason Patton, Bicycle and Pedestrian Program Supervisor, will describe how State and local open meeting requirements apply to BPAC’s committees, and facilitate a discussion with commissioners on how BPAC will meet these requirements.

One thought on “March 2023 BPAC Special Meeting Agenda

  1. Please work on slow street implementation and in particular reduction in lanes on the arterials of Harold and Montana bordering 580 to reduce speed and improve walkability and safety for children walking to school

    Sorry to miss meeting. Have an obligation with kids.


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