Berkeley Civic Events, Week June 12 to June 19, 2016

Kelly Hammargren
Sunday June 12, 2016 - 08:16:00 AM

City Council returns to Council Chambers 2134 MLK Jr. Way. The week starts with minimum wage up again at Berkeley City Council on Tuesday. Thursday response to public records requests and the April 5 City Council meeting are heard at the Open Government Commission. Sunday June 19 is Juneteenth celebration in South Berkeley  


Saturday June 11 and Sunday June 12 noon to 9:00 pm, Berkeley World Music Festival, 

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Sunday, June 12, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Mental Health Commission, Community Meeting Room at Oxford Plaza Apartments, 2175 Kittredge 


Monday, June 13, 2:30 – 3:30 pm, Council Agenda Committee, 2180 Milvia, 6th Floor, 

Agenda planning for June 28 City Council, 5:30 special session, Telegraph Commercial District to access June 28 7:00 meeting see packetAgenda packet: 


Tuesday, June 14, 6:45 – 7:00 pm, Joint Powers Financing Authority Meeting, 2134 MLK Jr. Way, City Council Chambers, Agenda: 


Tuesday, June 14, 7:00 – 11:00 pm, City Council, 2134 MLK Jr. Way, City Council Chambers 

On consent – eminent domain, Center Street garage rebuild, Action, LPC appeal 2556 Telegraph, minimum wage, ballot initiatives, 



Tuesday, June 14, 3:00 – 4:00 pm, Fair Campaign Practices Commission, special meeting loan subcommittee, 2180 Milvia, 4th Floor Conference Room, Agenda: 


Tuesday, June 14, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Berkeley Zero Net Energy++, Berkeley Deep Green Building a proposal for review and feedback, 2930 Shattuck Ave, Ste 300 @ Ashby, Western Institute for Social Research, getting to Zero Net Energy and ++ without toxic materials 


Wednesday, June 15, 7:00 – 11:30 pm, Planning Commission, 1901 Hearst Ave, North Berkeley Senior Center, Zoning Ordinance Elmwood Commercial, and Number of Cannabis Dispensaries, Agenda: 


Wednesday, June 15, 7:00 – 10:00 pm, Human Welfare & Community Action, 2939 Ellis, South Berkeley Senior Center, Agenda: 


Wednesday, June 15, 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Commission on Disability, 1901 Hearst Ave, North Berkeley Senior Center, Agenda: 


Thursday, June 16, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Open Government Commission, 1901 Hearst Ave, North Berkeley Senior Center, upstairs, Classroom C, Carol Denny Public Records Complaint, Shirley Dean violation Open government Ordinance and Brown Act, by Council April 5, 2016 

Agenda and packet: 


Thursday, June 16 7:00 – 10:00 pm, Transportation Commission, 1901 Hearst Ave, North Berkeley Senior Center, Agenda: 


Thursday, June 16, Design Review Canceled 

Sunday, June 19, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Free Drop-Off event hazardous materials, Golden Gate fields North Parking Lot, paints, auto products, batteries, bulbs, pharmaceuticals, small electronics, for full list 


Sunday, June 19, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, Berkeley Juneteenth Festival, South Berkeley’s five block Alcatraz-Adeline Corridor,