Port Of Oakland Board Votes To Advance A's Howard Terminal Ballpark PlanThe Port of Oakland’s Board of Directors unanimously approved an exclusive negotiating agreement with the Oakland Athletics Monday afternoon, a move that may lead to the construction of a new stadium at the inactive Howard Terminal, over the objection of many port workers.
Port Releases Key Financial Document Governing Oakland A's Ballpark PlanThe deal to build a new waterfront baseball stadium for the Oakland A's moved forward Friday with the Port of Oakland's release of a key financial document intended to guide negotiations over a potential lease of port property for the project.
Four Shipping Containers Catch Fire At Port Of OaklandFour shipping containers full of food products burned at the Port of Oakland Sunday night, an Oakland Fire Department battalion chief said.
Oakland Port Maritime Industry Concerned About Proposed Athletics StadiumAs the term sheet for the proposed Oakland A's stadium pulls ever closer, the Port of Oakland's maritime industry says Howard Terminal needs to be protected.
Train T-Bones Container Truck Near Port of OaklandA Union Pacific locomotive collided with a container truck at Middle Harbor Road near the Port of Oakland Friday evening.
A's Unveil Plans For New Ballpark At Howard TerminalThe Oakland A's have unveiled plans for a megadeal that involves a new waterfront ballpark and a remake of their current home at the Oakland Coliseum.
Crews Knock Down Fire That Engulfed Big Rigs At Port Of OaklandFire crews in Oakland were able to contain a fire that broke out at the Port Of Oakland early Thursday, engulfing several big rigs and sending a plume of smoke skyward that was visible for miles.
Oakland Police Officer Injured In Early Morning CrashAn Oakland police officer suffered critical injuries early Monday when his patrol SUV collided with another vehicle and careened into a parked semi-truck near the Port of Oakland.
US Judge Scraps Oakland Ban On Coal ShipmentsA federal judge in California on Tuesday struck down the city of Oakland's ban on coal shipments through its port, siding with a developer who wants to use a proposed marine terminal to transport coal from Utah to Asia.
Port Approves Exclusive Negotiations With A's For Howard TerminalPort of Oakland commissioners on Thursday approved a one-year agreement for exclusive negotiations with the Oakland A’s baseball team about the Howard Terminal site as the possible location for a new ballpark, port officials said Friday.
Oakland Fights Developer's Lawsuit To Allow Coal At New Shipping TerminalThe City of Oakland was in court Tuesday, engaged in a battle to uphold a ban on coal within its borders.
Cargo Containers Tumble Into Water At Port Of OaklandDivers and salvage crews probed the 50-foot depth of the Port of Oakland Friday for 10 massive empty cargo containers that tumbled off a freighter into the water.
Port of Oakland Pushes Ships to Plug-in to Shore Power to Reduce PollutionThe shore power program, which started at the Port of Oakland in 2012, has helped reduce diesel emissions at the port by 75 percent in the past decade.
Port Of Oakland Sets All-Time Record For Imports In JuneOakland port officials said June's import volume increased 5.1 percent over the same period a year ago.
Container Yard Fire at Port of Oakland ExtinguishedOakland firefighters used foam and water to extinguish a fire that raged in a hydraulic lift in the Port of Oakland yard Saturday night.