Steve Bocian

Special Advisor
Phone: 408-437-5400

Steven Bocian brings over 30 years of municipal management experience through his work with the cities of Arcadia and Pleasanton, California. During his career he directed significant projects to meet the needs of a growing community and region, including those related to service enhancements, staff development, and community planning. Steven also has significant experience with specific administrative functions including labor negotiations, purchasing and capital management, budgeting, policy analysis, animal control services, and program evaluation.  He brings expertise in the areas of affordable housing, capital improvements budgeting and programming, policy development, refuse and recycling programs, rates and franchise agreements, and project management for both large and small city capital projects.

In Pleasanton, he provided leadership for planning a 54-acre community park with three all-weather lighted multi-purpose sports fields and a large open space area with trails. While in Pleasanton, Steven directed a full range of complex community projects including establishing a municipal library, planning for a 123-acre mixed use development, developing a 105-unit affordable assisted living facility, developing an inclusionary housing zoning ordinance, and developing numerous park projects.