After Canamore passed away in August, his beloved dogs were taken to Oakland Animal Services. The shelter is desperate to find them a new home.
When Mirna Arana was evicted from her East Oakland apartment despite paying rent, the high cost of East Bay housing left her scrambling for solutions.
Mayor Sheng Thao is asking residents to give City Hall feedback on critical issues like affordable housing, public safety, and economic development.
Oakland residents want Shell to clean up its former gas station at College and Claremont. Will the county hold the oil company accountable?
Newcomers find community in Oakland but are often pushed out due to the high cost of living
Community and environmental advocates still have concerns about the proposed 222-unit Golden West complex.
A controversial ban on backyard cottages is also finally heading before councilmembers.
The city must decide whether to move forward on the ‘Golden West’ project that would add over 200 housing units next to the BART station, or press pause to conduct an environmental review.
The council will vote Tuesday on settling a public records class action lawsuit and expanding housing options.
District 7’s councilmember-elect will be taking over the seat held by her father for 24 years—but says she’ll bring her own approach to leading.
The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights is offering free advice in November and December to small biz owners impacted by the pandemic.