Vote of No Confidence

OPINION: What Messages Did the Landslide OVA Election Send to the Board?

By Bruce Bon | April 9, 2024 |

The 2024 OVA Board election was record-breaking. The number of ballots cast (1,916) was greater than in any Board election ever, even including the highly divisive pickleball Board election of 2017, and the voter participation was 59.4%, approximately duplicating the…

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Oakmont’s Long-Range Planning

By Oakmont Observer | March 12, 2024 |

Five user groups have been created to discuss and help direct ArchLOGIX design effort. The goal of these groups is to generate ideas that will…


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Past Articles

Collaboration to Bring Additional EVA to Oakmont

By Oakmont Observer | March 25, 2024 |

News Release from Burbank Housing, March 25, 2024 – Oakmont Village Association and Burbank Housing announced that following close collaboration, the two organizations have reached an agreement on the construction of a fire apparatus access road, commonly referred to as…

Election 2024 Oakmont: My Endorsements

By Yvonne Frauenfelder | March 16, 2024 |

I will have lived soon for a quarter Century in Oakmont. For many years I wrote about our people and our village. Every April or so, elections for the OVA Board of Directors took place. I never publicized my choices…

OPINION: Who Should the OVA Board Serve?

By Bruce Bon | March 14, 2024 |

There are innumerable ways of categorizing the 4700 or so members of the Oakmont Village Association (OVA), but for the purposes of this article, I will consider just two categories: What proportion of OVA members are active? As George McKinney,…