City of Oakland Public Ethics Commission: Now Accepting Applications!

City of Oakland Public Ethics Commission: Now Accepting Applications!

City of Oakland Public Ethics Commission
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The City of Oakland Public Ethics Commission (PEC) is now accepting applications to fill two PEC-appointed Commissioner  positions, as part of its seven-member volunteer citizen board. 

One term begins in September and expires in January 2022 and the other term begins in January 2021 and expires January 2024. The  Public Ethics Commission fosters transparency, promotes open government, and ensures compliance with ethics laws through a comprehensive approach that emphasizes prevention, enforcement, and collaboration. The Commission administers compliance programs, educates citizens and City staff on ethics-related issues, and works with City staff to ensure policies are in place and are being followed. The Commission also conducts investigations, audits and public hearings, issue subpoenas, and imposes fines and penalties to assist with its compliance responsibilities. The Commission is a resource for City staff, public officials, candidates for local elective office, lobbyists, contractors doing business with Oakland, City residents, businesses and other organizations.
 

To learn more, visit: www.oaklandca.gov/pec.  For inquiries, contact: (510) 238-3593 or ethicscommission [at] oaklandca.gov

Applications are due on or before Friday, August 31, 2020.
Apply onlinehttps://tinyurl.com/y3wyk25h
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