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May 12, 2022

City of Oakland Publishes Draft Housing Element for the Oakland 2045 General Plan

The draft General Plan Housing Element outlines the strategies and policies the City will implement over the next eight years in order to meet Oakland’s housing needs. The Housing Element was last updated in 2015 and is now being updated with public input to reflect the recent housing opportunities, challenges, and approaches that have emerged in the Oakland community, as well as to comply with new state laws.

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Rebecca Kaplan

At Large Member & Vice Mayor

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Nikki Fortunato Bas

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District 3 Councilmember Carroll Fife

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District 4 Councilmember & Oakland City Council president Pro Tempore

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Barbara J. Parker

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