The Oakland Conduit received this press release from CAL/OSHA last week:
After the tragic passing of Mayor Ed Lee of San Francisco earlier this week, the press has focused a great deal on his impact on the city he managed. Yet little has been focused on how Ed Lee changed the greater Bay Area, and, in particular, Oakland.
Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of Dec. 11, 2017:
Below are the proposed developments submitted to the Planning Department during the week of Dec. 11, 2017:
Last week’s article, “What You Told Us: Neighborhoods in Need of More Housing,” invoked some strong responses. Please note that these views are the authors’ own.
Here are some of the letters we received about last week’s article:
On Tuesday, Dec. 5, approximately 3000 city workers walked out of their jobs and went on strike, shutting down most of the city government.
Below are the top Oakland development stories for the week of Dec. 4, 2017:
During the Thanksgiving holiday, we asked you, “What about Oakland are you thankful for?”
Though Oakland has gone through many changes over the years, many of you still find plenty to like about the town.
Here are the best responses we received from our recent Survey Monkey poll:
On Tuesday, Dec. 5, the City Council’s Community and Economic Development Committee will consider Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan and Larry Reid’s resolution for the city to send out request for proposals (RFP) to developers interested in building affordable housing on the city-owned Barcelona Parcel on the Oak Knoll property. This is a good first step towards the equitable development of this public land, but the city could go much further.