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BOMA Pacific Southwest Awards Gala Zoom

Join us as we recognize our regional TOBY, Member of the Year, and scholarship award winners. MC'd by Tiffany Lauchlan, BOMA PSW President and Karen Cowan, BOMA PSW TOBY Chair (and BOMA OEB Board Member!). This event is for current BOMA members.  Register today

BOMA International Virtual Events Scholarship Deadlines Extended.

Two scholarship funds available for BOMA members to attend the virtual BOMA International Conference & Expo on July 7-9, 2020. The deadline has been extended to Monday, June 22nd.

NO ON SB 939 WEBSITE AND DIGITAL AD NOW LIVE – YOU CAN HELP!

The bill that would nullify leases and require you to go without rent for many months, took another step today in the Legislature. We need your help to stop it!

 

 

 

COVID-19 Preparing for Emergency Evacuations

As a result of COVID-19, building owners and managers are implementing new office procedures and 
protocols to promote social distancing and exposure prevention. As these protocols are developed, 
property professionals should consider how to handle mandatory fire drill requirements and 
emergency or fire alarm evacuations. The following information can be used to help guide these 
discussions and offers considerations for building owners and managers as they review and update 
their evacuation procedures.

Alameda County's Plan

Alameda County announced changes to its Shelter in Place order.   Below is the quick summary of the key changes.  The new order allows certain businesses and small social gatherings to resume, under specific conditions. The measured steps towards re-opening are designed to avoid a spike in new COVID-19 cases that could overwhelm our health care system. The County's updated order and announcement details are online at http://www.acphd.org/2019-ncov.aspx.

UPDATE: Alameda County Curfew Lifted

UPDATE (June 3, 2020): Effectively immediately, the Alameda County Sheriff has rescinded the temporary emergency curfew order for the County. Please check with your local jurisdiction for curfew restrictions pertaining to individual cities in Alameda County.
 

How to Help Local Businesses Recover from Protest and COVID Aftermath

Local businesses in the East Bay have endured vandalism, looting and other property damage during and following protests against police brutality and racial violence. We have compiled a list of local community efforts to help small and midsize businesses recover.

 

March Alert: Today, June 1, 4pm Oakland Tech

GEORGE FLOYD
SOLIDARITY MARCH
STARTING AT OAKLAND TECH
TO OPD via BROADWAY
TODAY AT 4PM
 
 
There is a planned, peaceful march TODAY at 4pm. The march will start at Oakland Technical High School and travel down Broadway to the Oakland Police Department.