East Bay

  • The East Bay Division includes 33 cities in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy. 

    2015 Division Officers

    President: Laureen Turner, Council Member, Livermore
    First Vice President: Ken Carlson, Council Member, Pleasant Hill
    Second Vice President: Lee Thomas, Council Member, San Leandro
    At-Large Member: Sal Evola, Council Member, Pittsburg
    At-Large Member: Chris Kelley, Council Member, Hercules
    At-Large Member: Barbara Halliday, Mayor, Hayward
    At-Large Member: Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft, Council Member, Alameda
    Past President: Ron Leone, Vice Mayor, Concord
    Division Director: Jerry Thorne, Mayor, Pleasanton
    Secretary/Treasurer: Dawn Abrahamson, City Clerk, Vallejo
     

    Our Cities

    Alameda
    Albany
    Antioch
    Berkeley
    Brentwood
    Clayton
    Concord
    Danville
    Dublin
    El Cerrito
    Emeryville
    Fremont
    Hayward
    Hercules
    Lafayette
    Livermore
    Martinez
    Moraga
    Newark
    Oakland
    Oakley
    Orinda
    Piedmont
    Pinole
    Pittsburg
    Pleasant Hill
    Pleasanton
    Richmond
    San Leandro
    San Pablo
    San Ramon
    Union City
    Walnut Creek

     

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    About the Division

    The division is guided by an executive committee under the leadership of a division president. Elected city officials and professional city staff attend division meetings throughout the year to share what they are doing and advocate for their interests in Sacramento.

    Division members also participate in the development of League policy through representation on:

    • The League board of directors;
    • Policy committees;
    • The Annual Conference Resolution Committee; and
    • The Annual Conference Program Committee.
  • California State Senate District 3
    Sen. Lois Wolk

    State Capitol, Room 5114
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4003 Fax: (916) 651-4903

    California State Senate District 7
    Sen. Steve Glazer

    State Capitol, Room 4090
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4007 Fax: (916) 651-4907

    California State Senate District 9
    Sen. Loni Hancock

    State Capitol, Room 2082
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4009 Fax: (916) 651-4909

    California State Senate District 10
    Sen. Bob Wieckowski

    State Capitol, 3086
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4010 Fax: (916) 651-4910

    California State Assembly District 11
    Assembly Member Jim Frazier
    State Capitol, Room 3091
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2011 Fax: (916) 319-2111

    California State Assembly District 14
    Assembly Member Susan Bonilla

    State Capitol, Room 4140
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2014 Fax: (916) 319-2114

    California State Assembly District 15
    Assembly Member Tony Thurmond
    State Capitol, Room 5150
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2015 Fax: (916) 319-2115

    California State Assembly District 16
    Assembly Member Catharine Baker
    State Capitol, Room 4153
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2016 Fax: (916) 319-2116

    California State Assembly District 18
    Assembly Member Rob Bonta
    State Capitol, Room 6005
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2018 Fax: (916) 319-2118

    California State Assembly District 20
    Assembly Member Bill Quirk
    State Capitol, Room 2163
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2020 Fax: (916) 319-2120

    California State Assembly District 25
    Assembly Member Kansen Chu
    State Capitol, Room 5175
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2025 Fax: (916) 319-2125

  • Calendar of Events

    January 20-22                       New Mayors and Council Members Academy, Sacramento      
     
    January 21-22                       Policy Committee Meetings, Sacramento
     
    January 28                            Division Meeting – Oakland

    February 3-5                          City Managers Department Meeting, Indian Wells          
     
    February 25                          Division Meeting – El Cerrito
     
    March 24                               Division Meeting – Walnut Creek
            
    April 7-8                                  Policy Committee Meetings, San Diego
     
    April 27                                   Legislative Action Day, Sacramento
     
    April 28                                  CitiPAC Fundraiser, Livermore
     
    May 26                                   Division Meeting – Danville 
     
    June 2-3                                  Policy Committee Meetings, Sacramento
     
    June 22-24                              Mayors and Council Members Exec Forum, Monterey (East Bay Division Event, timing TBD)
     
    July 28                                     Division Meeting – Concord 
                                                     
    September 22                       Division Meeting – Pleasant Hill
                                                    
    October 5-7                            Annual Conference, Long Beach (East Bay Div. Event, timing TBD)
     
    November 8                            Election Day!
     
    November 9-11                      League Leaders, Newport Beach
     
    December 8                           Division Meeting – Lafayette
     
    *East Bay Division General Membership Meetings are generally held on the fourth Thursday beginning at 6:30 p.m. with Meet & Greet No Host Cocktails; General Membership meeting at 7:00 p.m., followed by dinner and featured speaker. Please note that topics and meeting locations are subject to change.

    REGISTER FOR EAST BAY EVENTS BY EMAIL
    Dawn Abrahamson - dawnabrahamson4@gmail.com
    Meeting fee is $50 payable to the East Bay Division by check at the door or by mail to June Zhang, League of California Cities, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95814.

    For event information please contact Samantha Caygill at scaygill@cacities.org

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