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Street Name Commemorative Plaque Permit
Street Name Commemorative Plaque Permits require City review and approval BEFORE issuance
Application for Street Name Change (PPE-Permit)Download
Questions? Please call the DOT Permit Counter(510) 238-3199
- A commemorative street name plaque is an honorary street name that is installed as a plaque or sigh above the existing street name and which honors a citizen who has made exemplary contributions to the residents of Oakland.
- The existing street name remains that same for official purposes such as mailing addresses, mapping, and emergency services.
DOT Permit Counter Hours
Monday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm
Tuesday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm
Wednesday: 9:30am-12pm / 1pm-4pm
Thursday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm
Friday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm
250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, 4th Floor, Suite 4314, Oakland, CA 94612