The City is of Oakland is accepting applications to fill two seats on the Oakland Bicyclist & Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC) for three-year terms, starting in January 2022.
To apply, please submit an application by 5 pm Thursday, September 9, 2021 by going to https://www.oaklandca.gov/services/become-a-bpac-commissioner
To learn more, come to the BPAC Virtual Open House / Meet and Greet on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 from 6-7pm hosted on Zoom by web at https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87633601508?pwd=UWpQeUViSHRTc0R2bE9qdHRCanU2Zz09 or by phone at +1(669) 900-6833 Meeting ID: 876 3360 1508 Passcode: 278322
Info about the Oakland BPAC, meeting agendas, and project documents can be accessed on the commission’s blog at https://oaklandbpac.org/.
The purpose of the BPAC is to advise City Council and City of Oakland staff on bicyclist and pedestrian-specific policies, projects, and programs, and to advocate for safe, effective, and equitable bicycle and pedestrian projects and programs throughout Oakland. The minimum qualifications for membership are that an individual must live in Oakland and have a demonstrated history of professional and/or community involvement with bicyclist and/or pedestrian issues. In selecting commissioners, the Mayor will strive for equity and geographic representation of Oakland’s neighborhoods.
Reach out to Midori Tabata at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.