Thanks to all the volunteers to participated in the 86 Earth Day sites on Saturday, April 23. Your efforts are much appreciated! Daisy Troop at Arroyo Viejo Park
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Thanks to everyone who stopped by our table at the Oakland Earth Expo yesterday! Hope you can join us on April 9 for tree planting and on April 23 for Earth Day service!
News from: Oakland Public Works FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2016 Sustainable Living Tips and Demos Oakland EarthEXPO on Wednesday, April 6 Oakland, CA –The 21st annual Oakland EarthEXPOwill take place on Wednesday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, 14th Street at Broadway. This free environmental sustainability fair is an opportunity to gather information […]
April is a big month for KOB as we celebrate EARTH MONTH! Please join us to clean, green, and beatify our city on the following dates… April 9 for our regular Second Saturday tree planting, in partnership with the Sierra Club Tree Team. For more details, visit here. April 23 for Oakland Earth Day. There […]
Jacqueline Bergquist Salas, KOB board member and Fairyland’s landscape supervisor-horticulturalist, has been nominated by Fairyland for an American Public Gardens Association 2016 Professional Citation, a recognition handed out yearly to the most deserving candidate, someone who embodies “great skills, innovation and potential.” Jackie has been an asset to KOB as well with her monthly gardening columns […]
“I believe in the California Dream. To me, it’s the idea that if we work hard and do our best, we can create a better future for our children. Because everybody in California, no matter their means, deserves justice – the right to make a living wage and raise a family, the right to clean […]
We all know about Oakland’s outdoor assets, but now there is a study to prove it! SmartAsset’s recent study ranks Oakland 7th and San Francisco 10th for outdoor enthusiasts. The top spot went to Honolulu, HI. For more info: https://smartasset.com/mortgage/best-cities-for-outdoor-enthusiasts
Oakland, CA –The Oakland Public Works Department recently won two grants totaling over $9.1 million dollars from the State of California’s Active Transportation Program (ATP). These projects will improve walking and bicycling connections for Oakland residents and visitors. The 19th Street BART to Lake Merritt Urban Greenway Project was awarded $4.6 million by the California […]
Saturday, November 14, 2015 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM new tree meetup place (until 9:15am only) 1122 29th Avenue, Oakland, CA (map) **This is the first planting day of Sierra Club’s planting season, after our summer off. Welcome back!** Get a great start on your weekend by planting trees in Oakland! Volunteers from the San Francisco […]
Keep Oakland Beautiful is now accepting applications for 2016 Board positions. For more information and to apply: http://keepoaklandbeautiful.org/about/join-the-board/ Preference will be given to applications received by Nov 6. Questions can be directed to email@example.com Good luck!