Just a big reverse-chronological list of interesting or mundane news stories about Oakland that can be used to learn about what's going on in our city and to assist in doing research for Oakland Wiki. Please feel free to add tags/keywords under the story for ease of navigation.
- public transit, urban planning
- redevelopment, city council, budget
- public safety, opd
- public safety, opd, budget
2013-04-17: "Planned Parenthood Opens West Oakland Clinic" KQED.
- health, women's health, west oakland
2013-04-17: "CALIFORNIA THURSDAYS" COMING TO OAKLAND SCHOOLS" (Press release)
- OUSD, local food, health, food, education
- city hall, immigration, economic development
2012-04-11: "Is Oakland Cooler Than San Francisco, Asks 'SF Bay Guardian'" - SFist
- public safety, education, OUSD
2013-04-01: "Port of Oakland documents show more questionable spending of public funds" KTVU.
- crime, health, opd
- key point: "Nearly half of all calls for police assistance in Oakland in 2012 came from addresses that frequently summoned officers - a dozen times or more - and those addresses account for less than 5 percent of all properties in the city, according to an Oakland Police Department analysis given to The Chronicle."