Oakland is gearing up to distribute an additional $32 million to residents behind on rent payments. But hundreds of people have been waiting on city and state assistance for months.
See videos and photos of the 100-year-old clubhouse getting wheeled across an Oakland hills development site.
Both Oakland and Alameda County plan to apply for the expected next round of funds through Homekey, which lets local governments buy hotels and apartment buildings.
The 181-unit “Casa Sueños” is the final residential building at the East Oakland “transit village” by BART.
State police held Vincent Ray Williams III at gunpoint after a California Department of Transportation worker at a West Oakland encampment claimed he was armed.
Oakland gained 50,000 people over the last decade, but only 9,000 housing units, most market-rate.
The AC Boost program is offering down-payment loans of up to $210,000 per household.
Alameda County offers many places to get free COVID-19 vaccinations if you’re unhoused.
The Athol Plaza tennis courts and Mosswood Park are on the city’s list this week.
Live-work spaces have dwindled in Oakland. Tenants say they need more protection, but the owners say the law is on their side.