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Community Health & Well-Being Topic Listing

Education -

Berkeley has some of the best public schools in the state. At all levels, however, a significant achievement gap remains for our African-American and Latino students and those from low-income families.

Mayor Arreguin is working to close these educational disparities by prioritizing the City’s role in the Vision 2020 Initiative,whose aim is to create equitable outcomes.

The Mayor also hopes to realize a universal early childhood education program, increase youth access to city recreation opportunities, and work with BUSD to expand classroom facilities. As one of the two councilmembers on the 2x2 Committee, the Mayor collaborates with BUSD on issues ranging from parking, to homelessness, to establishing Berkeley as a Sanctuary City.

 


 

 

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Public Health - Mayor Arreguin knows access to healthcare is key to community well-being, and is working to identify and address disparities. [more...]

Community Recognition - Berkeley is host to a vast array of cultural events, artists, scholars, activists, and all around amazing people and events. Two ways that these community figures and moments are recognized are through Mayoral Proclamations and Student Recognition Awards.   [more...]

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