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Post Office Subcommittee of the City Council

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On July 31, 2012, the City Council took action to create a subcommittee on the issue of the potential sale of the Berkeley Main Post Office.  The subcommittee is comprised of Mayor Tom Bates, Councilmember Jesse Arreguin, Councilmember Susan Wengraf, and Councilmember Laurie Capitelli.

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Meeting times and locations will be added to this page as the information becomes available. 

**The next meeting of the Post Office Subcommittee is scheduled for Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will take place at City Council Chambers - 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way.  Meeting materials will be posted to this webpage as they become available.**

Communications to Berkeley boards, commissions or committees are public record and will become part of the City’s electronic records, which are accessible through the City’s website.  Please note: e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to a City board, commission or committee, will become part of the public record.  If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service or in person to the secretary of the relevant board, commission or committee.  If you do not want your contact information included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication.  Please contact the secretary to the relevant board, commission or committee for further information.

The Secretary of the commission is responsible for relaying all communications from the public to the members of the subcommittee.  The Secretary’s contact information is listed below.


City Manager's Office
(510) 981-7000
E-mail: Manager@CityofBerkeley.info
Mailing Address:
City of Berkeley Post Office Subcommittee
City Manager's Office
2180 Milvia Street, 5th Floor
Berkeley, CA 94704

For More Information:
Memo to City Council - 8/06/12
Letter to USPS from City of Berkekey - 9/26/12 
Public Notice from USPS Regarding Public Meeting - 10/29/12
Letter to USPS from City of Berkeley - 11/6/12  
Notice of Cancelled Meeting by USPS - 11/13/12 
Letter from USPS re Freedom of Information Act Request - 12/4/12 
Letter to USPS re Follow Up to FOIA Request - 1/29/13 
Notice from USPS for Febryary 26 Community Meeting - 2/5/13
Notice from USPS to PO Box Customers - 2/5/13 
Letter from USPS re Freedom of Information Act Request - 2/7/13
USPS Response to City of Berkeley Freedom of Information Act Request - 2/19/13
City Council Resolution Opposing the Sale of the Berkeley Main Post Office - 3/7/13
USPS Notice of Decision to Sell the Berkeley Main Post Office - 4/22/13 
Appeal Letter to USPS - 5/3/2013
Final Determination Letter from USPS - 7/18/2013 
USPS Announcement Letter - 8/2/13
USPS Letter to State Historic Preservation Officer - 9/5/13 
USPS Sec 106 Deadline Letter - 10/1/13
Letter to Office of Historic Preservation from City of Berkeley re Section 106 - 10/18/13
USPS FOIA Request - 10/23/13 
Letter from Alameda County Parks, Recreation and Historic Commission regarding the Berkeley Main Post Office - 11/4/13 
USPS Request to Reconsider Public Meeting Date - 11/6/13
USPS FOIA Request Follow-up - 1/29/14
Berkeley Main Post Office Covenant - City of Berkeley and National Trust Comments  - 7/9/14
USDOJ Notice to the City of Berkeley - 4/28/16

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