Oakland 2045 General Plan | Community Events and Resources

Engagement on the General Plan Update and the 2023-2031 Housing Element will happen throughout in the form of pop-up events, youth engagement, community hub events, equity working group meetings, public hearings, and more! Keep coming back to this page for updated event information!

Upcoming General Plan Events and Meetings

*NEW* - Community Resources

General Plan Overview

This video slideshow presentation provides a general summary of Oakland's General Plan Update and the processes and timeline for its development. The video also provides an overview of the key topic areas ("Elements") covered, ongoing community engagement efforts, and some of the "big questions" the General Plan Update seeks to address.

Housing Element Overview

This slideshow presentation offers an overview of Housing Element, what it covers, and the timeline for its development. The video also provides a summary of the issues the Element addresses, community engagement efforts, and some proposed policies being considered to meet the City's ongoing housing needs.

Past General Plan Events and Meetings

Date Meeting / Event Information / Materials

10/30/2022

General Plan Pop-Up at Dia de los Muertos Festival

10/21/2022

General Plan Pop-Up at Bhutanese & Nepali Cultural Event

10/8/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: Life is Living

9/29/2022

19th Annual Healthy Living Festival Pop-Up

9/15/2022 and 9/27/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: The Living Room

8/29/2022

West Oakland Community Tour, organized by West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project (WOEIP)

8/28/2022

Black August Literary Festival - General Plan Pop-up

8/27/2022

General Plan Pop-Up at International Overdose Awareness Day

8/6/2022

Oakland Youth Art Explosion (OYAE) General Plan Pop-up

8/5/2022

LFCD 27th Annual Youth Conference General Plan Pop-up

Date Meeting / Event Information / Materials

7/26/2022

City Council General Plan Study Session

7/23/2022

Art&Soul General Plan Pop-up

7/8/2022

Safety Element Focus Group Discussion #2

7/7/2022

Environmental Justice Focus Group 1

7/3/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: Akoma Market – Malcolm X Jazz Arts Festival Part 2

7/1/2022

7/8/2022

Fruitvale Town Nights General Plan Pop-Up

6/30/2022

Safety Element Focus Group Discussion #1

6/24/2022

Town Nights Pop-Up

6/20/2022

West Oakland Cultural Action Network's Juneteenth Celebration

6/19/2022

West Oakland Environmental Indicator Project's Juneteenth Celebration

6/9/2022

Housing Element Workshop 4

6/4/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: Queer Trans Asian Pride – A Community Gathering

6/4/2022

Oakland Carnival

6/1/2022

Planning Commission

5/26/2022

General Plan Open House - West Oakland

5/24/22

Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee

5/21/2022

Malcolm X JazzArts Festival Pop-up

5/18/2022

Planning Commission

5/12/22 - 5/19/22

Stakeholder Discussion Groups

  • Environmental Justice and Conservation (5/12/22)
  • Parks and Recreation (5/12/22)
  • Cultural Preservation and Arts (5/12/22)
  • Transportation (5/13/22)
  • Small Business (5/16/22)
  • Education (5/18/22)
  • Life Sciences and Commercial Development (5/19/22)
  • Medical Services and Public Health (5/19/22)

5/14/2022

AYPAL May Arts Fest Pop-up

5/12/2022

Lao Family Community Development Open House

5/10/2022

510 Day

5/5/2022

Cinco de Mayo Spring Career Fair and Celebration Pop-up

4/30/2022

General Plan Open House - East Oakland

4/27/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: The Living Rooms

4/26/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: The Living Rooms

4/23/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: West Oakland Porch Chat

4/16/2022

OACC South and Southeast Asian New Year Celebration

4/12/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: Stitching Our Stories

4/9/2022

Housing and Environmental Justice Grounding Workshop 2

4/8/2022

Housing and Environmental Justice Grounding Workshop 1

4/7/2022

General Plan Town Hall 2

3/26/2022

General Plan Town Hall 1

3/19/2022

General Plan Pop-Up: West Oakland Porch Chat

3/12/2022

Housing Element Workshop 3

3/10/2022

Housing Element Focus Group Discussion #2: Production, Preservation, and Protections

Meeting Notes

3/8/2022

Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board (LPAB)

3/6/2022

General Plan Pop-Up at Akoma Market

3/5/2022

Black History Month Celebration at Hoover Elementary

3/2/2022

Mayor's Commission on Aging (MCOA)

2/28/2022

Mayor's Commission on Person's with Disabilities

2/27/2022

General Plan Pop Up #10: Black Joy Parade

2/25/2022

General Plan Pop-Up #9: Community Healing Event with Asian Health Services!

2/22/2022

Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee

2/20/2022

General Plan Pop-Up at Akoma Market

2/18/2022

Youth Advisory Commission

2/17/2022

Housing Element Workshop 2 - Housing Programs and Inclusive Neighborhoods

2/10/2022

Housing Element Workshop 1 - Housing Sites

2/9/2022

Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission (PRAC)

2/6/2022

Cultural Hub #1: Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) Asian Pacific New Year Celebration

2/2/2022

Planning Commission

2/2/2022

Housing Element Focus Group Discussion #1: Housing Sites

1/16/2022

General Plan Pop-Up Event at Akoma Market for MLK Day

12/25/2021

Pop-up Event #6: Outreach at San Antonio Christmas Food Distribution

12/21/2021

Technical Advisory Committee: Meeting 1

12/17/2021

Pop-up Event #5: Outreach at Centro Legal Newcomers Resource Fair

11/13/2021

Pop-up Event #3: Student Outreach in Chinatown

11/7/2021

Pop-up Event #2: Student Outreach at AKOMA Market

11/6/2021

Pop-up Event #1: Student Outreach in Fruitvale

Neighborhood Council (NC) & Community Group Presentations

Date Name of Organization

8/18/22

Rockridge Community Planning Council

8/18/22

San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR)

7/27/22

Millsmont, Evergreen, Millsbrae NC 29X

7/14/22

Prescott NC (Beat 2Y/5Y)

7/13/22

San Antonio NCPC

6/22/22

Melrose 27X NC

6/15/22

Better Neighborhoods Same Neighbors

6/2/22

Hoover/Foster Resident Action Committee

6/2/22

Adams Point Neighborhood Group

6/1/22

Beat 35X NC

6/1/22

East Bay Housing Organizations: Oakland Committee

5/25/22

St. Mary's Center and Satellite Affordable Housing Associates

5/25/22

Eastmont NC (Beat 30Y)

5/19/22

Joaquin Miller Neighborhood Action Council (Beat 22Y)

5/18/22

Chinatown Neighborhood Council (Beat3X)

5/13/22

United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County

5/12/22

Beat 30x “66-82” NCPC

5/10/22

Friends of Cleveland Heights (Beat 15X)

5/5/22

Beat 6 Advocates (Beat 6X)

5/5/22

Hoover/Foster Resident Action Committee

5/5/2022

Prescott Neighborhood Council (Beat 2Y/5Y)

5/5/22

West Oakland Neighbors (WON) (Beat 7X)

5/4/22

WOCAP Steering Committee

4/28/22

40x40

4/27/22

Asian Advisory Committee Against Crime (Beat 3X)

4/21/222

Beat 32X Neighborhood Council

4/20/22

Fruitvale Unity Neighborhood Council

4/20/22

Allendale Park Community Council (Beat 24Y)

4/14/22

Neighbors Connecting for Positive Change (Beat 21X/Y)

4/13/22

Laurel/Redwood/Leona Neighborhood Council (Beat 25X)

4/6/22

Uptown/Gold Coast (Beat 4X)

4/4/22

Oak Center Neighborhood Association

Photos from Outreach Events

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