Take the 'Rockridge Vision' Survey Today, Qualify for a Chance to Win Local Gift Certificate Prizes

Friday, October 3, 2014

Thanks to all of you who have completed RCPC's survey on Our Vision for Rockridge. To everyone else: We want to hear from you.

What are we hearing so far? Your top descriptions of Rockridge are not a huge surprise: it is walkable, has a strong sense of community and is family-friendly, but is also very expensive.

RCPC Seeks Applicants to Fill a Board Vacancy

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Due to a recent resignation, the Rockridge Community Planning Council (RCPC) board of directors has a vacancy. To learn more about RCPC board membership or to apply for a position on the board, email info@rockridge.org to describe your interest and general background. Board members must live within the RCPC boundaries as described by the map at rockridge.org/boundaries.

RCPC 2013 Financial Statement

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Per IRS regulations, the RCPC is required each fiscal year to publish is financial statement to its members. The FY 2013 RCPC Profit and Loss statement and balance sheet including assets for Scenic Streets and FROG are presented here.

The RCPC (Rockridge Community Planning Council) is incorporated as a 501(c)(3) organization.

Remembering Kathy Walsh

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Kathy Walsh, ninth chair of RCPC, 1991-93, passed away December 10, 2013. Below, she is remembered by RCPC members who worked with her in the organization helping to create Rockridge as we know it today.

Happy New Years from the RCPC Board of Directors

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Until I joined the Rockridge Community Planning Council (RCPC) board last February, I had not realized how unusual it is for a neighborhood to have an organization like the RCPC, or how much RCPC does on behalf of Rockridge and its residents every day of the year. Here are just a few of the services RCPC provides:

2013 On the Way Out: What Have 'Ya Done for Me Lately?

Monday, December 9, 2013

In fulfillment of its mission statement, the Rockridge Community Planning Council (RCPC) presents up to 10 public Town Hall meetings each year, reviews and comments to the city on development and business proposals, and meets with adjoining and nearby neighborhood associations to share concerns and interests.

Throughout, the RCPC board strives to communicate its activities to the community- and to get community response- via the Town Halls and its sponsorship of The Rockridge News.

Create Sustainable Service: Donate to RCPC’s General Fund

Thursday, December 12, 2013

RCPC main funding is from the biennial Kitchen Tour. Between tours, it can be difficult to meet large unexpected financial challenges. Donations to RCPC’s General Fund will smooth out the cash flow.

RCPC General Donations. Online: www.rockridge.org/support. Mail/Payto: RCPC, 4123 Broadway, PMB #311, Oakland, 94611. Tax ID 94-3011284


Saturday, October 12, 2013

Please take a minute to respond to a short RCPC survey soliciting information on what public safety-related topics Rockridge residents are interested in learning more about, when are convenient times to gather and whether and how you'd be interested in discussion summaries, etc. being made available (particularly for those not able to attend such meetings).

Here is the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/RockSafety.

Rockridge Halloween Parade — Grab Your Kids, Costumes and Candy Bags

Event Time: 
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 11:45am - 2:00pm
Start at College Avenue Presbyterian Church, 5951 College Avenue, Oakland,

Rockridge Halloween Parade: Grab Your Kids, Costumes and Candy Bags


22nd Annual Halloween Parade Oct 26, 12-2pm

Event Time: 
Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
College Ave. Alcatraz to Broadway

Continuing a spirited neighborhood tradition of trick-or-treating, live music, and spooky storytelling, the Rockridge District Association (RDA) and the Rockridge Community Planning Council (RCPC) invite you to celebrate Halloween on College Avenue from 12-2 p.m. Sunday, October 26. Participating merchants will host trick-or-treating along both sides of College Avenue, from Alcatraz to Broadway. Join the Halloween festivities and the costumed procession. Meet at "Halloween Central" in front of the Presbyterian Church, 5951 College Avenue, at 11:45 a.m.

Syndicate content