We are PAN

Pleasanton Action Network (PAN) is an organization committed to promoting civic participation and reform in Pleasanton. To make these changes a reality, we began this organization to advocate for research-based policy changes. Our hope is to empower current and former PUSD students to actively interact with city government.

Latest Posts

Jarod Buna

As we near the election, Pleasanton Action Network has conducted many meetings with our city council candidates. This is our final report on Jarod Buna. To see our report card, pleas...

Jack Balch

As we near the election, Pleasanton Action Network has conducted many meetings with our city council candidates. This is our final report on Jack Balch. To see our report card, pleas...

Mental Health Response in Pleasanton, Part 1: Three Names

Mental Health Response in Pleasanton, Part 1: Three Names The Problem Pleasanton has had a difficult history of assisting individuals with mental health emergencies. A wall exists ...

Mental Health Response in Pleasanton, Part 2: Solution

Mental Health Response in Pleasanton, Part 2: a Solution In our previous article on the police and mental health reform in Pleasanton, we explained the need for alternative solution...

Questioning the Value of DARE

The 1980’s birthed the War on Drugs, in which police departments gained power and money as part of a government attempt to curb illegal drug use. Part of this effort included the cre...