Request #RT-2989
I would like a copy of the official resignation letter/e-mail from (now former) City Administrator Deanna J. Santana. I would also like a copy of the financial data in regard to the severance award agreement (generally speaking, the total dollar amount of her severance – accurate to the dollar).


March 6, 2014 via web


March 15, 2014


City Administrator





Point of Contact

James A. Bondi

External Message Public
The City of Oakland has released all documents in its possession which are responsive to this request; staff inform me that there are no other responsive materials, and as such we deem this request fulfilled.
March 13, 2014, 2:50pm by James A. Bondi (Staff)
External Message Public
Dear Records Requestor: Regarding the part of your request which seeks financial information about severance/exit payments to former City Administrator Santana, staff have provided the following information for me to convey to you: Deanna received six months’ severance pay pursuant to her employment agreement. She also received payment for all accrued leave pursuant to the Employment Agreement. In addition, as required by state law, she received the total pay due to her for work through March 4th. The City issued two checks to Deanna on Tuesday, March 4th. The first was for $223,090.56 and included the 6 months’ severance pay required under the employment agreement, payment for accrued leave and payment for March 3/3 and 3 /4. The second check reflected her final paycheck for preceding two weeks In the amount of $6,445.98. So she received $223,090.56, plus 6,445.98, for a total of $229,536.54.
March 13, 2014, 2:46pm by James A. Bondi (Staff)
Document(s) Added Staff Only

March 11, 2014, 12:27pm