The city was unable to find a new location for the “Community Cabins,” resulting in the loss of 40 shelter beds.
Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan, citing the racist history of zoning laws, says Oakland should allow four-plexes across the city.
The county has begun administering shots at shelters, ahead of the state’s schedule, but it’s a challenge to reach everyone living on the streets.
Free online sessions offered by Oakland’s Rent Adjustment Program cover rent increases, harassment, evictions, repairs, and more.
UrbanCore says COVID-19 has thwarted its chances of starting construction on its 361-unit Lakehouse Commons apartment complex, which has drawn controversy for years.
What happens at Union Point Park could shed light on Oakland’s practices under its new encampment policy.
Oakland must use $44 million in emergency housing funds before it expires. City staff and activists say it wasn’t enough in the first place.
As the pandemic drags on, many undocumented Latino immigrants—barred from receiving government benefits—are feeling the strain.
The Ellis Act is one of the few exceptions to Oakland’s eviction moratorium, and there’s concern that cases will increase in Oakland.
According to homeless service providers, Trump’s Census resulted in a major under-estimate of the unhoused, and California could face federal funding cuts as a result.