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The information below is taken directly from the quarterly reports as filed.

Only those lobbyists who reported activity during this period are listed here.

Client

Lobbyist

Item of Gov't Action

Who Was Contacted

Client's Position On Item

Comcast Cable Communications

Lily Hu

Renewal of franchise agreement

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 3

City employee(s) - 0

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Scheduled meetings to discuss issues related to franchise renewal.

Forest City Development

Lily Hu

Approval of up-town development

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 4

City employee(s) - 0

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Scheduled meetings regarding business terms and approval of the proposed project.

Strategic Urban Development Alliance (ADCO)

Lily Hu

Development of Royal Hotel etc.

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 2

City employee(s) - 0

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Scheduled meetings regarding final approval of proposed project.

Clear Channel Outdoor

Michael Colbruno

Port Commission matters and alcohol advertising settlement negotiations

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 6

City employee(s) - 3

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 6

Other(s) - 0

1. Port Trivision sign contract negotiations

2. Negotiations to settle alcohol advertising lawsuit

Dr. Collin Mbanugo, M.D.

Mary King

Development of Skyline Ridge housing project. Preservation of York Trail.

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 2

City employee(s) - 1

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 1

Other(s) - 0

Advancing the EIR process for development of an upper income housing project on property owned by my client.

ADCO Construction

Mary King

Receiving timely demolition permits and city cooperation in the development of the Thomas L. Berkley Mixed Use Project (Alameda County Social Service Agency, self-sufficiency center, parking, housing and commercial) in the up-town area.

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 5

City employee(s) - 5

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Presented ideas to the Mayor and City staff people in a variety of meetings and phone contacts to enhance the project with additional housing and parking. Discussed design and demolition efforts with city staff to make way for new development and expedite the permitting process to keep project on time with County projections.

Comcast Corp.

Linda Crayton

Franchise renewal; power supply siting issues

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 1

City employee(s) - 0

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Supported franchise renewal and power supply siting issues

Skyline Ridge Properties

Merlin Edwards

Item has not been agendized

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 4

City employee(s) - 2

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Lobbied in favor of letter of completions of the application for Skyline Ridge.

Rental Housing Assoc. of Northern Alameda Co.

Steve Edrington

Rental housing policy

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 4

City employee(s) - 3

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 2

Other(s) - 0

Rental housing policy; advocated for more police officers for November ballot measure.

Kaiser Permanente

Yvette Radford

Oakland medical center

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 3

City employee(s) - 4

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Preliminary, exploratory conversations with City officials regarding the Oakland medical center.

Kaiser Permanente

Jennifer Scanlon

Oakland medical center

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 3

City employee(s) - 4

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Preliminary, exploratory conversations with City officials regarding the Oakland medical center.

Parkeon

Craig Silberman

Multi-space parking meters

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 0

City employee(s) - 0

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

City of Oakland: benefit economically and environmentally from the use of multi-space meters.

SBC

Barbara Leslie

Finance committee report on telecommunications cost savings

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - 3

City employee(s) - 3

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Clarification of SBC role and staff recommendations. Provide information on SBC products and services.

Oakland Assoc. of Realtors

Bielle Moore

View ordinance

City officer(s)/City officer(s)-elect - yes

City employee(s) - yes

Member(s) of a City board or commission - 0

Other(s) - 0

Requested clear and further clarification of the view ordinance laws as it pertains to protected trees and responsibility of property owners.

 


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