RCPC Town Hall Featured Guest: Peter Calthorpe — Of Cities and Survival —

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Date: Sept. 19, 7pm (refreshments) 7:30pm (program); Location: Rockridge Branch Library, 5366 College Ave., 2nd floor

Come hear Peter Calthorpe, award-winning Bay Area architect, urban planner, and Rockridge resident, discuss how land use and transportation investments can overcome environmental and fiscal challenges to improve the quality of urban life. Mr.

Daily Bread Needs a Refrigerator in the Rockridge Area

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Daily Bread needs a refrigerator.

A nonprofit organization of individual volunteers, members pick up food at markets, bakeries, and restaurants - and from occasional parties and social events - for delivery to shelters, churches and other community resources serving needy folks.

Mayor Quan and the Oakland City Council want your input!

Monday, May 20, 2013

Mayor Jean Quan and City Administrator Deanna J. Santana have proposed a balanced budget based on expected revenues and proposed expenditures. Before the City Council holds formal budget hearings to deliberate the budget, a series of Budget Town Hall Meetings, hosted in partnership with City Councilmembers, will be held to gather input from Oakland residents.

Final meeting:
Monday, May 20, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Frick Middle School, 2845 64th Avenue
Council District 6

Report Your Potholes for City’s ‘Pothole Blitz’

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Shortly after Susan Shawl's informal pothole survey was published in the March issue of The Rockridge News, many of the pavement failures she documented were filled and paved, including the one on Claremont Avenue that measured a whopping 3 feet by 4 feet by 3 inches deep.

Coincidence? Possibly.

RCPC Plans Appointment for Board Vacancy

Friday, October 14, 2011

Due to the resignation of board member Ashley Etling, RCPC plans to fill a board vacancy by appointment.

Board members must be Rockridge residents living in the area defined by the boundary map, 18 years of age or older, and are expected to sit on an RCPC committee.

For more information, e-mail

RCPC Transportation Committee Meeting

Event Time: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Rockridge Library Meeting Room

Special Town Hall - 15th Assembly District Candidates' Night

Event Time: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

RCPC, The Oakland League of Women Voters, The College Preparatory School, and East Bay Housing Organizations are proud to co-sponsor a special Town Hall Candidates' Forum for the two 15th Assembly District Candidates:  Jovanka Beckles and Buffy Wicks.  This special meeting will be held at the auditorium of the College Preparatory School, located at 6100 Broadway.   (Parking available)

Community Thanksgiving Day Meal

Event Time: 
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
College Avenue Presbyterian Church, 5951 College Ave

This year, College Avenue Presbyterian Church hosts its annual Thanksgiving Day Community Meal on November 23 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at 5951 College Avenue. The meal is a joint project of our Rockridge Community, involving congregational members, local merchants and residents. It is an opportunity to respond as a community to the needs of those struggling with hunger, solitude and joblessness. The meal generally serves between 200-300 people with a multitude of volunteers gathered in the shared desire to make this event possible. The meal is open and free for everyone.

Mobile Mayor

Event Time: 
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Rockridge BART

You are invited to stop by and discuss city topics of interest in a one-on-one meeting with Mayor Libby Schaaf. In addition, City staff will be available to attend to concerns relating to illegal dumping, housing and other city and neighborhood issues; Adopt-a-Spot staff will be present for on-site registration; and the East Bay SPCA will be present to provide pet adoption services.

RCPC Monthly Town Hall Meeting

Event Time: 
Repeats every 2 months on January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November on the third Thursday until Sun Nov 19 2017 except Thu Mar 19 2015, Thu May 21 2015, Thu Jul 16 2015, Thu Aug 20 2015, Thu Oct 15 2015, Thu Feb 18 2016, Thu Mar 17 2016, Thu Apr 21 2016, Thu May 19 2016, Thu Jun 16 2016, Thu Oct 20 2016, Thu Apr 20 2017, Thu Jun 15 2017, Thu Aug 17 2017.
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Rockridge Branch Library, 5366 College Ave., 2nd floor meeting room

Monthly RCPC Town Hall meeting.  Individual meeting content will be displayed as a short article.

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