Together we called for, defined, and pushed for real access for Oakland residents to good-paying jobs for our generation and the next. We started early, winning job standards in the City’s initial developer selection process in 2008
2011 was a tough year for many of us as families struggled to make ends meet and violence plagued our streets. In 2012, we have a real opportunity to bring jobs that allow us to stay in our homes, provide for our families, and build a healthy and peaceful Oakland. Can you join us this Tuesday to meet with City Council and make sure that this opportunity doesn't pass Oakland by?
With thousands of jobs and millions of public dollars at stake in the Oakland Army Base project, the Revive Oakland! Coalition is calling on developers to sign a contract with the community to make sure the project creates good jobs for Oaklanders. This Blog Post was originally featured on Oakland Seen.