City of Oakland offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019 for Memorial Day

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In April 2016, the City of Oakland adopted an official city motto in memory of 16-year old Lo'Eshe Lacy. The motto serves as a mantra against violence and an affirmation of the value of life. Lo'Eshe in Nigerian Igbo means "love life," a rallying cry to embody Oakland love.

City messages that evoke the spirit of our beloved community will bear #Oaklandlovelife.