Waterfront Action Meeting Agenda
Next Meeting - To Be
Most recent past meeting:
Wednesday, February 15, 2012,
Port of Oakland's Exhibit Room
530 Water Street
The Webster Green
This space, extending
along Webster from the waterfront toward
downtown, was identified in
the 1999 Estuary Policy Plan for
reconfiguration as an attractive
greenway providing open space
and a pedestrian link to the
In December of 2011, the Jack London District
Association held a
design charrette for the Green.
meeting will examine highlights from the charrette.
will be available only for 30 minutes,
so to help focus questions and
we encourage attendees to review the
summarizing development principles identified in the charrette.
Brendon Levitt, Co-Chair, Land Use & Transportation Committee
Jack London District Association
Celebrating the America's Cup
Invited speaker: Drew Lisac of the Mayor's Office
Waterfront Action Meetings
Waterfront Action holds community meetings as needed
in response local waterfront planning and development activity.
These meetings typically include a presentation and are open to the
To get a sense of the character of the meetings,
review the Waterfront Action meeting
These meetings are held at 8:00 AM, typically on a
Wednesday, but the exact date and location is not finalized until the
agenda is set and distributed. If you would like
receive meeting notices and agendas by
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Other Upcoming Public Meetings of Special Interest
To be announced as scheduled...
Other Regularly Scheduled Meetings
Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)
meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays of each month at 1
PM. The site alternates between Oakland at MTC and San Francisco at the
Ferry Building. Due to budget constraints, BCDC has been holding
only one meeting a month, so each month, one of the proposed meetings
will be cancelled. Check the
BCDC public notices
to confirm a meeting and view the agenda.
Port-City Liaison Committee. This
committee is composed of four council members and three Port
commissioners. It meets at the Port of Oakland's Board Room, 530 Water
St., Oakland, at 8 AM on a quarterly basis. Check the
meeting calendar to for the date and agenda of the next meeting.
Waterfront Action Field Trip
February 18, 2009 tour of the High Street Bridge catwalks and Hanson
Aggregates was attended by about 20 adventurous members of our
community, businesses, and government, and it was a grand experience.
Rick Ruiz of Alameda County Public Works led us through the narrow
corridor at the shoreline and then back out in the light to the catwalk
under the bridge. Under the care and guidance of Rick Ruiz and Dan
Woldesenbet, Director of PWA, the bridge was raised at 9 AM. What a
moment- and we were under it!
out to High Street and then a walk along Tidewater to Hanson Aggregate.
Hard hats were distributed to all and Mike Bishop, marine operations
manager, gave us a guided tour of the site and its waterfront