The City of Oakland is preparing the Coliseum Area Specific Plan to guide the transformation of the area surrounding the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum and Arena into a dynamic and active sports, entertainment, residential and job-generating business district. Before the City begins formal public hearings, please come to a workshop - open to all. 

The City is hosting two public workshops for you to learn about the City's vision for the Coliseum area: new sports facilities, housing, open space and job-generating businesses, and to share your suggestions. (Coliseum City) The meetings will have the same content.

  • Thursday, April 24, 2014 -- 3-5 p.m. (Red Lion Hotel, 150 Hegenberger Road)

  • Saturday, April 26, 2014 -- 3-5 p.m. (Oakland City Hall, City Council Chambers, 1 Frank Ogawa Plaza, 3rd Floor)

If you can’t make it to the meetings, here are other ways to be heard:

• Email suggestions to :

• Leave a message on the Strategic Planning division phone line at (510) 238-7299

• Mail comments to: Devan Reiff, City Oakland Strategic Planning Division, 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 3315, Oakland, CA 94612

For interpretation services or to request a sign language interpreter or any other disability accommodation, please contact Devan Reiff at 510-238-3550 (TTY: 510-238-3254) or at least one week in advance. Please refrain from wearing scented products to these meetings. All meeting locations are wheelchair accessible.

For Plan documents, meeting schedule and more information, visit

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