Oakmore Neighborhood BBQ & Get Together @ Rocky’s – postponed to October 9, 4-6 pm

Oakmore Neighborhood Get Together at Rocky’s postponed to Sunday, October 9 at 4-6 pmJoin us for a Sunday evening with your neighbors! Fun to be had… people to meet… old friends to see… food to eat… drinks to drink… activities for kids! $5 donation for food and drink/kids 12 & under free… Please RSVP by clicking on the attached flyer. Would you or your business like to sponsor this event? We will have a bouncy house, Sno Cone machine & kids corner. Your name will Continue reading →

Community Meeting

COMMUNITY MEETING WITH OAKLAND’S CITY AUDITOR & PUBLIC ETHICS COMMISSION They will share what they do and the importance of the City Auditor’s Whistleblower Hotline. They will listen to your concerns, answer questions and find out what areas of local government that you would like audited. Hosted by the Oakmore Homes Association and the Oakmore Neighborhood Advocacy Group Thursday, January 16th 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Wells and Bennett Office 1451 Leimert Blvd (near Rocky’s Market and Red Boy Pizza) Please submit your questions by Continue reading →

Pay your dues online!

New this fall ! To improve convenience and save postage for members and the association, members are receiving their 2019 Membership dues invoice by email. We have also, at the request of members, provided an online method to pay with access to payment choices through the icons on the email. The system is powered by Quickbooks – so if you see that email from Oakmore Homes, it’s legit. Clarification: Where we could confirm a member’s email address from our billing records, we have sent invoices Continue reading →

Our Lovely Tree Wells

Many local residents have complimented and asked about the plantings under the Magnolia trees in the Oakmore business district. They have been there almost 7 years now, but “Where did they come from?” “Who maintains them?” “Who pays for them?” “How can I help?” Well, here are your answers. The Oakmore Homes Association (OHA) is pleased to have initiated and funded the upgrade in May, 2012. At the direction of a small neighborhood Landscape Committee, twenty neighborhood volunteers came together to do the initial planting.Subsequently, Continue reading →

Annual meeting at Rocky’s Wednesday, December 5!

This year, in an effort to support Rocky’s, stay a little closer to home, and hopefully attract some walk-in neighbors, we have decided to hold our annual meeting at Rocky’s Market at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. In the past we have held a catered dinner at the Park Street Presbyterian Church. Planning the dinner took quite a bit of time and invited guests gave presentations about matters of interest to the neighborhood. However, in the past couple of years the attendance at Continue reading →

Petition to defer lane reduction on Park Boulevard pending approval by local residents

Petition to the City of Oakland: This petition is for deferral of the proposed lane reduction and addition of traffic lights and traffic circles to that part of Park Boulevard from I-580 to Highway 13 until the plan is approved by a vote of the local residents. The planned changes would negatively impact commuting time and nearby businesses, by example, the long backups when the Park bridge over Hwy 13 was reduced to one lane each way. We are in favor of enhanced pedestrian safety through Continue reading →

Park Boulevard Meeting Invitation from the City

Here is information you may have seen from the City: The City of Oakland’s Department of Transportation invites you to attend a community outreach meeting that will provide an update on the Park Boulevard Corridor Study.   You are receiving this email communication because our records indicate that you attended a previous Park Boulevard Corridor Study meeting, or you previously expressed interest in the Park Boulevard Corridor Study. You may also receive duplicate communications through other communication channels.  We apologize for any duplications. Please know Continue reading →