Request for proposals to administer and implement the Facade Tenant Improvement Program

Proposals Due Monday March 25th | Full RFP available online The City of Oakland’s Economic and Workforce Development Department (EWDD)  is excited to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Administration and Implementation of the Facade & Tenant Improvement Program (FTIP). FTIP provides grants to small business owners and property owners to improve their commercial properties, enhancing and revitalizing […]

Restaurant Week is Here!

https://youtu.be/BX165dg2Zhk Eat. Drink. Stay. Repeat. When: March 14-24, 2024 From neighborhood gems and food trucks to MICHELIN rated restaurants, explore The Town’s global culinary offerings during the 10 days of Oakland Restaurant Week 2024. Participating restaurants will offer specially created lunch and dinner menus to showcase the diverse culture and cuisine of our incredibly dynamic city. The community and […]

Five After Five

For Additional info click here Mayor Sheng Thao Launches Community Safety Initiatives for Oakland’s Business Districts Five After Five: A pilot program for secure downtown parking launches in time for the holidays. Oakland, CA – Downtown Oakland diners, shoppers, workers, and business owners can now park in the City of Oakland’s secure Franklin Plaza Parking Garage […]