Alameda County Supervisor for District 5
The Fifth District includes the cities of Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Piedmont, and West Oakland, North Oakland, Rockridge, Grand Lake, and portions of the Fruitvale, Manzanita and Dimond District neighborhoods.
News & Updates
Apply to Serve on the Alameda County Reparations Commission
As part of Alameda County's efforts to address the legislative, social, and economic inequities faced by African Americans in Alameda County, the Board of Supervisors voted to approve the formation of a Reparations Commission. The Commission will be tasked with...
LISTENING SESSION: Developing an African American Wellness Hub in Alameda County
Please join Supervisor Carson & Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare Services - Health Equity Division for a virtual kick-off listening session* providing key updates regarding the search and purchase of an African American Wellness Hub Facility. Monday, April 17,...
Alameda County Requiring Masking for All Staff in Skilled Nursing Facilities
Alameda County issued a Health Officer Order requiring the continued use of masks by staff in skilled nursing facilities. This Order will become effective on April 3, 2023, at 12:01 a.m. and will be reviewed monthly. Visitors are strongly encouraged to wear masks...
Dedicated to Inclusive and Accessible Government
About Supervisor Carson
First elected in 1992, Supervisor Keith Carson serves as a member of the Alameda County Board of Supervisors – representing the 5th District – on a platform dedicated to inclusive and accessible government. Supervisor Carson works to bring together people who have a wealth of talent and creative resources to address our shared problems within the numerous areas including access to health care, ending poverty, homelessness, crime, improving business retention, and addressing the scarcity of jobs in our communities.