Excerpt of Request received via email:
Pursuant to the California's Sunshine Amendment (Cal. Const. Art. I, § 3(b)), I hereby request the following records:
A copy of the most recent database maintained by the City of Oakland detailing employee compensation across the city.
Earlier versions of this database have been published for querying by the Bay Area News Group:
I am specifically requesting that this release includes the names of employees, as well department information.