At the March 18, 2021 BPAC meeting, Bike East Bay Advocacy Director Dave Campbell will present a set of draft recommendations and policies from Oakland’s Reimagining Public Safety Taskforce related to moving traffic safety functions from the Oakland Police Department to the Department of Transportation.Read More
At the November 19, 2020 BPAC meeting, BPAC Commissioner and lead of the Bicyclist/Pedestrian and Police Relations Committee, Phoenix Mangrum, and OakDOT Transportation Planner, Audrey Harris, will update the commission on progress on public safety efforts, including the Safe Oakland Streets Initiative, an equity-centered analysis to inform traffic safety and crash prevention.
Goals of Safe Oakland Streets
- Eliminate severe and fatal injury inequities that exist today in Oakland
- Prevent severe and fatal crashes from happening in the first place.
- Inform safety strategies that prevent injury and injury inequities and do not have adverse equity impacts on communities of color and low-income populations
View the full presentation below.Read More