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18 Feb 2014, 2:14 pm by Nadia Kayyali
EFF submitted a letter to the Oakland City Council opposing the Domain Awareness Center, a surveillance system that would aggregate information from multiple sources across the city—including 35 CCTV cameras, 40 live video surveillance cameras, 25 traffic camera sites, and over 700 cameras at Oakland public schools, license plate readers, and Oakland’s “[gun]shot spotter” system. [read post]
29 Apr 2010, 3:38 pm by Barco Reference Librarian
The Pittsburgh Marathon is in the morning, and will shut down many streets as it progresses through city neighborhoods, including up Forbes Ave. in Oakland(see the map). [read post]
17 Apr 2009, 2:14 pm
One of the most diverse cities in the country - diverse both in range of wealth as well as in race - Oakland stretches from fantastic million-dollar... [read post]
18 May 2020, 1:55 pm by Bianca Saad
On May 12, 2020, the Oakland City Council unanimously passed the Emergency Paid Sick Leave for Oakland Employees ordinance, effective immediately upon adoption, to provide additional paid sick leave to employees who need time off for COVID-19-related reasons. [read post]
26 Sep 2011, 7:35 pm
The website WalkScore, for example, recently ranked the country’s most walkable cities, and listed San Francisco in second place, and Oakland in tenth. [read post]
4 Mar 2014, 2:23 pm by Nadia Kayyali
While city staff has repeatedly assured the public and the Oakland City Council that there are no information sharing agreements with federal agencies, the city already works several of them. [read post]
22 May 2015, 9:35 am by jason
Big news from Oakland’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee last night: Walk Oakland Bike Oakland tweeted that the City is planning to install parking-protected bicycle lanes (cycle tracks) on 20th Street and applying for a grant from the state’s Active Transportation Program (ATP) to implement the project. [read post]
21 Sep 2015, 8:55 am by jason
Rendering of 20th Street redesign (Source: City of Oakland) This week, the City of Oakland was awarded a $4.6 million grant from the second cycle of the Caltrans Active Transportation Program (ATP) for a complete streets redesign of 20th Street. [read post]
3 May 2010, 3:50 pm
Peter Webster, 60, was killed in an Oakland car accident after he was struck while riding a bicycle at a city intersection. [read post]
7 May 2010, 2:53 pm by staff
Kapsack & Bair are very happy to be teaming up with Oakland’s Friendly Cab company to offer Free cab rides for the city’s monthly downtown art’s festival – the Oakland Art Murmur. [read post]
22 Jun 2015, 9:42 am by jason
The City of Oakland recently unveiled a new pedestrian signal policy intended to streamline the implementation of more pedestrian-friendly intersections. [read post]
12 Dec 2008, 8:33 pm
Consider that this year Oakland was the 5th most dangerous city on a list of over 400 (down from 4th last year, whoop-dee-freaking-doo!) [read post]
28 Jan 2021, 1:01 pm by Bianca Saad
On January 19, 2021, Oakland’s City Council approved an emergency ordinance extending the city’s emergency paid sick leave (EPSL) ordinance through the duration of Oakland’s March 9, 2020, Declaration of COVID-19 Emergency. [read post]
18 Dec 2015, 9:55 am by guestauthor
However, while Oakland has developed a clear vision for many of its other arterials, the City’s approach to fixing Grand remains unclear. [read post]
31 Aug 2011, 3:44 am by Timothy P. Flynn
 The MSP crime lab has been flooded with additional work since the City of Detroit shuttered its crime lab amid claims of mismanagement and abuse; claims that are being investigated by the MSP.This blogger recently experienced the effects of the MSP lab's processing delays in a felony case in Oakland County. [read post]
14 Feb 2019, 5:44 pm by Nathan Sheard
Even in cities like Oakland where many residents ostensibly have a choice, thousands of renters are denied the power of that option. [read post]
11 May 2015, 8:42 am by jason
Crossing the street in Oakland’s Rockridge District just got a lot more difficult due to “improvements” by the City’s traffic engineers. [read post]
23 Jan 2020, 9:09 am by Andrew Hursh
The Oakland, California, City Council unanimously approved a new ordinance Tuesday that will prevent landlords from looking into the criminal history of applicants for rental housing. [read post]
11 May 2017, 7:03 pm by shahid
On May 10, the Public Safety Committee of the Oakland City Council voted unanimously to approve a proposed “Surveillance and Community Safety Ordinance. [read post]