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Here are some examples of 2019 – 2020 budget items that received less funding than law enforcement:
Oakland adopts a two-year biennial budget in odd-numbered calendar years, with mid-cycle amendments in even-numbered years. The citizen advisory board and the Budget Advisory Committee (appointed by the Mayor) meet on the second Wednesday of the month. The mayor and administrator release a proposed budget by May 1st, followed by mandatory Community Budget Forums held in each council district. The council president must respond to the mayor's proposed budget by June 17th. Council members may respond with amendments. On June 30th, a balanced budget must be adopted by a majority vote of the council.