Resources

Safer Housing for Oakland Program (SHOP)

The Safer Housing for Oakland Program (SHOP) offers grants to reimburse owners for a portion of the costs to seismically retrofit a multi-unit apartment building with a “soft-story” condition. Resources for existing applicants are located below. No additional applications are being accepted at this time. Send an email to ResidentialLending@oaklandca.gov to be added to the waitlist.

Safety Orientation for Public Works Employees

Safety First is our Oakland Public Works Department program that is the foundation of employee safety, and it gives each employee the responsibility to conduct themselves in a manner that promotes safety and health throughout the workplace and in the public domain.

Sailing Camp Swim Evaluation Form

Completion of this form is required for Sailing Camps. Swim evaluations can be done at any pool with a certified lifeguard. Please bring the completed form to the first day of Sailing Camp.

Salary Schedule

The City of Oakland Salary Schedule, also known as the Salary Ordinance, includes salaries for all City specifications.

San Francisco Bay Water Trail

The San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail is a growing network of boat launching and landing sites, or “trailheads,” around the San Francisco Bay.

San Francisco Bay Water Trail

The San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail is a growing network of boat launching and landing sites, or “trailheads,” around the San Francisco Bay.

Scenic Highways Element

This plan addresses the preservation and enhancement of attractive roadways and major streets going through the City.

Schedule a Fire Safety Inspection

According to the State of California and the City of Oakland, all commercial facilities and multi-family residences like apartments and motels need a commercial inspection.