Projects

Mayor's Office Internship Spring 2022

The Oakland Mayor’s Office is currently recruiting interns for Spring 2022. The application period opens on Monday, December 13th and closes at 11:59pm on Friday, December 31st.

Mosswood Community Center Project

Oakland has launched an effort to design and build a new Community Center at Mosswood Park. The community is an essential partner in this effort, beginning with a Visioning and Master Plan Phase. Together we will envision the possibilities for the future Community Center and Park. It is critical to the success of this facility that we hear from YOU.

Ney Avenue Neighborhood Traffic Calming

Thank you for your participation in the Ney Avenue Neighborhood Traffic Calming Plan! Detailed design for traffic calming elements is now underway. UPDATE, JUNE 28, 2022 - Residents on Ney, Outlook, and Hillmont can expect speed hump construction in the next month. Our detailed design for traffic calming improvements has been delayed but continues to move forward with construction anticipated in Spring 2023.

Oak Knoll Mixed Use Community

The Project is a Master Planned community on the former Oak Knoll Naval Medical Center (PLN15378), which is approximately 191 acres conisting of 918 residences, 72,000 sq ft of neighborhood commercial, 14,000 sq ft of civic/commercial use, open space, creek restorations, and trails.

Oakland Vegetation Management Plan

The Vegetation Management (Plan) will cover more than 1,400 acres of City property plus treatment areas approximately 300 miles of roadside. Vegetation management activities conducted on these lands currently includes goat grazing on nine sites covering approximately 1,300 acres, vegetation clearing along 16 roadways (58 miles), monitoring for vegetation clearance along approximately 300 miles of road within the High and Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zones (16.5 square miles), and brush clearance on critical City-owned properties (~332 acres). The Plan and EIR will evaluate these and additional vegetation management practices to reduce fire hazard.

Oaktown PROUD Student Ambassadors Program

Oaktown PROUD is a campaign by and for Oaklanders, to reduce illegal dumping and improve our neighborhoods. This page provides information about the team of young Oakland leaders supported by Oakland Public Works to encourage all residents to #BeOaktownPROUD.

Paint The Town Program

OakDOT is seeking applications for temporary street murals painted by the community (you) on Oakland’s streets.