Oakland City Resources

This page provides a listing of resources and services

Post job openings at LocalWise


Alameda County Fictitious Name Registration Clerk Recorder’s Office  http://www.acgov.org/auditor/clerk/filefbn1.htm

Survey of Residents’ Retail Preferences http://grandlakeneighbors.org/wp-content/uploads/Compilation.pdf

Grand Lake Neighbors Website http://grandlakeneighbors.org/

Lakeshore Business Directory http://www.lakeshoreoakland.com/

City of Oakland Website  www.oaklandnet.com

Councilmember Abel Guillen



Oakland Police Department
Emergency: 911 or by cell phone 777-3211
Non-Emergency: 777-3333
General Information / Patrol Desk: 238-3455
More at www.oaklandpolice.com

Neighborhood Services Coordinator
Hoang Banh, Oakland Police Department – Neighborhood Services Division
(510) 238-6566

Public Works
To report a problem to Public Works (e.g. pothole, dumping, street light, trees, sidewalks) and be issued a Tracking #:
1. Visit http://www.oaklandpw.com OR
2. Email pwacallcenter@oaklandnet.com OR
3. Call 615-5566

See Click Fix is a website that reports problems to the City of OaklandPublic Works Department. When you join you can post issues you want corrected, and others vote on the ones they want fixed. Here is the link to join See Click Fix http://www.seeclickfix.com/oakland/

Tree Trimming The City of Oakland does not provide tree trimming, but the owner of your building may contract with a professional tree trimmer. For info click Prune Your Own Tree Guidelines 

Other Problems:
Visit Oakland Shines for Helpful Phone #s and Frequently Asked Questions:
Call the Oaklanders Assistance Center at 444-CITY

Community Marketing Resources
ShopOakland website at http://shopoakland.com

Marketing tips and resources at Oakland Merchants Leadership Forumhttp://howarddy.wix.com/oaklandsmallbiz#!home/cfvg

Join the Oakland Grown shop-local movement: http://oaklandgrown.org/

 Morcom Rose Garden http://www.friendsofoaklandrose.org/