• Plan & Partner

    Click here to learn about the Oakland 2025 Master Plan, Oakland’s community-based vision for the future.

  • Work & Earn

    OPDC’s JobLinks program increases employment for people in Oakland and surrounding communities through skill building, job listings, training and education.

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Oakland Leadership Celebration: 175 years and just getting started

November 18th, 2014

Register for this event here.  The Oakland Leadership Celebration will honor two major community milestones: the 175th anniversary of our communityRead more

Three-year Birmingham Bridge Rehabilitation Project kicks off

November 18th, 2014

In fall 2014, PennDOT launched the Birmingham Bridge Preservation Project. The project will include the painting of the entire superstructure, steelRead more

Traffic advisory: Ruskin Avenue to close beginning October 3

October 2nd, 2014

Traffic advisory for those who live in and/or commute through North Oakland/ Schenley Farms: The Schenley Place project is nowRead more

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OPDC Purpose Statement

We build a better Oakland and help neighbors thrive.

OPDC Vision Statement

Oakland is a beautiful, well-designed, sought-after neighborhood, in which a diverse mix of residents and visitors flourish.