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Projects

12th Street Project

The 12th Street Project is now complete. You can find all project related documents and information on this page.

14th Street A Great Route in the Town

The project will make 14th Street a great route for all Oaklanders to access Downtown through traffic safety improvements combined with community-based art and placemaking opportunities. This will be a transformative project for Oakland, providing improvements for people to walk, bike and take transit.

19th Street BART to Lake Merritt Urban Greenway (1003211)

The streetscape project on Thomas L. Berkley Way (20th Street) from Broadway to Harrison Street will close a last mile gap between the 19th Street BART station and Lake Merritt through the construction of improvements focused on enhancements and amenities for pedestrians and bicyclists.

2019 3-Year Paving Plan Development Process

On May 7, 2019, the Oakland City Council adopted the 2019 3-Year Paving Plan. Below you’ll find a summary of what OakDOT heard from Oaklanders about the paving plan proposal, what changes staff recommended for the final plan, and frequently asked questions and answers.

2019 Traffic Safety Improvements Near Garfield Elementary School

In the wake of a tragic vehicle crash on Oct. 1, 2019 that left a woman dead and a child badly injured as they were walking across the street outside Garfield Elementary School, OakDOT activated a rapid-response approach to work with the school, City leadership, and the surrounding community to design and implement additional safety measures as swiftly as possible.

2020 Small Business Week

The City of Oakland will mark National Small Business Week (May 3-9, 2020) with a variety of free workshops and events. Please check back for updates.

40th Street / MacArthur BART Bikeway

Bikeways within two miles of the MacArthur BART station improve east-west bicycle access between MacArthur BART, the Piedmont Ave neighborhood, Kaiser Hospital and Emeryville, and connect to the bicycle and pedestrian path across the eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge.

500 Kirkham Street Mixed-Use Development Project

A mixed-use development with 1,032 residential units, including 85 affordable units, and nearly 35,000 square feet of ground-floor retail and commercial space. The project is planned in three phases, and is located one block east of the West Oakland BART Station.

7th Street West Oakland Transit Village Streetscape Project (Phase II)

The 7th Street West Oakland Transit Village Streetscape, Phase II project will make street and sidewalk improvements on 7th Street between Wood Street and Peralta Street. This project will enhance the roadway with new sidewalks, trees, street lights, refreshed pavement, and added bicycle lanes.

90th Ave Repaving & Redesign

The City of Oakland repaved 0.8 miles of 90th Avenue between International Boulevard and MacArthur Boulevard in 2019 and will be completing the painted median by October 2020

98th & San Leandro (Madison Park)

Proposal for a Planned Unit Development (PUD) To construct 247 residential apartment units, 122 townhomes, 35 work/live commercial units and 2,445 square feet of retail on a 9.67-acre site (Case File #PLN18523).

Barcelona Parcel

The City of Oakland owns a 5.4-acre parcel of vacant land on portions of Barcelona Street and St. Andrews Road, commonly known as the "Barcelona" parcel.

Bikeway Projects Under Development

The Bicycle & Pedestrian Program plans and constructs on-street bikeways, including striping and signage, and coordinates the installation of bikeways with other City divisions and outside agencies.