Public Safety and Services Oversight Commission

City HallThe Public Safety and Services Oversight Commission oversees the proper administration of the revenue collection and spending, and the implementation of the programs funded through Measure Z: The 2014 Oakland Public Safety and Services Violence Prevention Act revenue.  Members are appointed by the Mayor and City Councilmembers.  This body reviews the annual financial audit, supervises and guides the evaluation and makes policy recommendations and regular reports to the Mayor and City Council.  The commission meets regularly at Oakland City Hall.

Starting in June the Oversight Commission Meetings will generally be held the forth Monday of the month from 6:30 to 9:00 pm at City Hall.* The Oversight Commission welcomes the participation of the public in all of its scheduled public meetings. The agendas and background materials are made available on this site for the express purpose of helping to facilitate your informed participation. An agenda will be posted no less than three days prior to any scheduled meeting.

The next Public Safety and Services Oversight Commission Meeting will be held on Monday, April 24, 2017 - Updated Agenda | Agenda Meeting Packet

*Occasionally, the meetings are held at a community site. Contact the City Administrator’s Office to confirm the location.

**If you would like to receive the Agenda Meeting Packets prior to the meeting please e-mail Nancy Marcus (Nmarcus(AT) to be added to the e-mail distribution list.

Previous Agendas and Minutes:

2017 Oversight Commission Meetings

Monday, March 27, 2017 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, February 27, 2017 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, January 23, 2017 - Agenda Meeting Packet

2016 Oversight Commission Meetings

Monday, December 5, 2016 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Saturday, October 29, 2016-Agenda Meeting Packet Part 1 | Agenda Meeting Packet Part 2

Monday, October 24, 2016 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, September 26, 2016 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, July 18, 2016 - Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, April 25, 2016 – Agenda Meeting Packet

Special Meeting-Monday, April 18, 2016 – Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, March 28, 2016-Agenda Meeting Packet-Part 1Agenda Meeting Packet- Part 2Agenda Meeting Packet-Part 3Agenda Meeting Packet- Part 4

Monday, February 29, 2016-Agenda Meeting Packet |Attachment A

Oversight Commission Retreat-Saturday, February 6, 2016 -Retreat Agenda

Monday, February 1, 2016-Agenda Meeting Packet-Part 1| Agenda Meeting Packet-Part 2 | Meeting Presentation 1 |Meeting Presentation 2

Monday, January 25, 2016-Agenda Meeting Packet

2015 Oversight Commission Meetings

Monday, November 16, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, October 26, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, September 28, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, August 24, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet Agenda Meeting Packet Attachment 5: Part 1 | Agenda Meeting Packet Attachment 5: Part 2

Monday, August 17, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, July 27, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, June 22, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Wednesday, May 27, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, May 18, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet

Monday, April 27, 2015-Agenda Meeting Packet


Public Safety and Services Oversight Commission Members

Garry Malachi Scott: Representing Mayor Libby Schaaf
Letitia Henderson: Representing Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan, At Large
Rebecca Alvarado: Representing Councilmember Noel Gallo, District 5
Pastor Curtis Flemming: Representing Lynette Gibson McElhaney, District 3
Judy Nunez: Representing Councilmember Dan Kalb, District 1
Jennifer Madden: Representing Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington, District 4
Kevin McPherson: Representing Councilmember Larry Reid, District 7
Melanie Shelby: Representing Councilmember Desley Brooks, District 6
Tony Marks-Block: Representing Councilmember Abel Guillen, District 2

The City Administrator’s Office oversees the coordination of the overall Public Safety and Services implementation. This includes staffing the Oversight Commission and serving as the contract administrator for the Public Safety and Services evaluation.  For more information on Oversight and Evaluation, contact:

Chantal Cotton, Assistant to the City Administrator
One Frank H, Ogawa 3rd fl. Office 
 |    Oakland, CA  94612-2092
Phone: (510) 238-7587                        | Email: Ccotton(AT)
Nancy Marcus, Administrative Assistant
One Frank H, Ogawa 11th fl. 
 |    Oakland, CA  94612-2092
Phone: (510)238-3294                         |  Email:  Nmarcus(AT)
 ***For information on the past Measure Y Oversight Committee please click HERE.***

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