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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Fridays at the Hood

Fridays at the Hood: Live Music returns to Hood Mansion with Summer Concert Series

By Oakmont Observer | April 24, 2024 |

Fridays at the Hood opens June 7 with live music for 12 consecutive Friday evenings. Located at the historic Hood Mansion at Hood Regional Park,…


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2024 OVA Board Election Results

By Oakmont Observer | April 1, 2024 |

Congratulations to newly elected OVA directors Heidi Klyn, Matt Oliver and Jerry Gladstone. Today the ballots were counted and final results are in. There were 1,916 validated ballots (59.8% of the eligible Oakmont owners), easily surpassing the required quorum of…

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…