There is a High Wind Watch and a Red Flag Warning for the East Bay hills continuing through Tuesday at 5pm.

Telecommute Program

The purpose of this site is to provide the technology information and tools you need to make it easy to work remotely.


The City of Oakland’s Temporary Telecommuting Policy gives eligible employees the opportunity to work in a designated location away from the office, for a specified period.

Getting Ready

Working Remotely

Establishing Virtual Private Network (VPN) Access

Forward Your Phone

Virtual Workspaces via Amazon Web Services (AWS)