Oakland naturalist Damon Tighe has been pressuring the city to move quickly on fixing both fountains, which help to provide oxygen to creatures in the lake.
Local artists, youth, and activists unveiled a public art project created to beautify a stretch of East Oakland amid escalating gun violence.
At least 53 people have already been murdered in the city this year. On Sunday, community members gathered in East Oakland, where a majority of the killings have occurred, to demand peace.
As of Sunday, at least 83 people have been killed this year in Oakland.