Tag: West Oakland
Volunteer-built haven on a dead-end street sits unused in midst of dispute between skateboarders, city.
Neighborhood residents already suffer from high rates of asthma, heart and lung disease, and cancer.
Skaters took pride in building it and cleaning up eyesore, but city is worried about legal concerns.
Sculptor builds tiny mobile structures that afford privacy and shelter for some of his neighbors.
From the L.A. Times: Oakland filmmakers await word on whether festival will screen documentary.
For third time this year, truckers group protests working conditions and new air-quality regulations.
West Oakland activist Dana Harvey has been honored by the White House as one of 11 “Champions of Change,” who’ve worked to improve healthy food access. Harvey helped bring farm fresh produce to West Oakland’s food desert as the executive director of Mandela MarketPlace, a network of community businesses that includes a grocery co-op, a […]