A convoy of trucks circled Oakland City Hall during Wednesday’s lunch hour as Mayor Jean Quan and air regulators met with members of the Port of Oakland Truckers Association over upcoming pollution rules.
President George Holland is calling on the community to stand up and fight back following the fatal shooting earlier this month following the First Friday event.
Two Oakland community benefit districts are telling Mayor Jean Quan that it’s time to clean out the tent city at Frank Ogawa Plaza.
Economic development has been slow in Oakland. The city has been plagued by a down economy and high unemployment and foreclosure rates. But a new popup neighborhood is evolving, filling vacant storefronts in Downtown Oakland.
Police at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza deployed tear gas on protesters Tuesday night during a demonstration over Tuesday morning’s raid of the “Occupy Oakland” encampment.
More than 40 bands are performing at this , the 11th year of the event.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is making it clear – she wants technology firms to consider abandoning San Francisco in favor of Oakland.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said she wants to improve the city’s image, bring more shoppers to town, and visit China to court more business for the port.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- Some Downtown Oakland store owners went to work Thursday night breaking out the remnants of already shattered windows.