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One Frank H. Ogawa Plaza

Council Chambers

Oakland, CA 94612

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Ian Appleyard

(510) 238-6450


The Council meets the Third Thursday of the month at 5:30pm

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The responsibilities of the Civil Service Board include enforcement of the Civil Service Rules; approval of the exemption of positions from the competitive service; approval of classification specifications and performing appellate duties as described in Ordinance No. 13120 CMSOrdinance No. 11777 CMS, and in the Personnel Manual of the Civil Service Board.