OakDOT’s budget takes a slight cut, but investments in traffic safety programs grow.
Most residents say homelessness and violent crime should remain top budget priorities.
Plus, the council is declaring this week Queer and Transgender Asian and Pacific Islander week.
OakDOT was created in 2016 with money and a mandate to make the city’s roadways safer. We sat down with the agency’s director to better understand its current priorities and challenges.
Libby Schaaf and Councilmembers Loren Taylor and Treva Reid want to reverse City Council budget decisions, adding another police academy and unfreezing police positions.