From vacant land to rent help and RVs, city leaders’ budget priorities hint at what you’re likely to hear a lot about in the coming months and years.
Si usted o su inquilino no han pagado el alquiler debido a la crisis de COVID-19, es posible que califique para recibir ayuda a través de dos programas nuevos.
Two employees allegedly violated conflict-of-interest and anti-nepotism rules. The Public Ethics Commission says a lack of training and policies is the bigger issue.
A group of Spanish-speaking tenants claim their landlord is breaking Oakland and California housing laws with dangerous living conditions.
If you or your tenant has missed rent payments because of the COVID-19 crisis, you might qualify for aid through two new programs.
The controversial policy was approved by the City Council last year, but it’s largely gone unenforced.
If you do not automatically receive your payment via direct deposit or in the mail, this guide will help point you in the right direction.
City staffers say Oakland could use federal funding and an expected state grant opportunity to lease and then own hotels.
The City Council voted unanimously to look into allowing fourplexes citywide and removing long-standing laws that officials called “exclusionary.”
The West Oakland organization hopes its emergency services can still lead to more homeless people getting a hot meal and housing.