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Jul 01, 2020

REMINDER: City of Oakland Continues Services to Support Economic Recovery, Restores Parking Meter Operations and Time-Limit Parking Enforcement Citywide Effective July 6

As Oakland businesses continue work to safely reopen under the terms of Alameda County’s shelter-in-place order to slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of Oakland offered a reminder today that it will continue supporting economic recovery and enable easier access for patrons of local businesses by reactivating all parking meters citywide, effective July 6. Ticketing at time-limited parking zones (such as 1-hour zones and 2-hour zones, for example) will also resume July 6.

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Jun 24, 2020

Curbside Bulky Pickup Service Resumes for Oakland Residents July 1 – Oaklanders Can Begin Making Appointments Today

The City of Oakland and Waste Management of Alameda County Inc., announced today that curbside bulky pickup services will resume July 1, providing all Oakland residents an opportunity to dispose of large unwanted items at no charge by simply making an appointment and placing items curbside before 6 a.m. on their scheduled bulky pickup day. Residents can contact Waste Management now at (510) 613-8710 to schedule a curbside pickup.

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