Oakland 2025

Welcome to your guide to The Oakland 2025 Master Plan, the broad-based community plan that will guide Oakland in making positive and lasting changes.

The final document is complete and posted below. To get your own copy of the plan, download the PDFs using the links below or contact Kimberly Chatman-Johnson at 412.621.7863 ext. 25 or questions@opdc.org

The Oakland Master Plan: A Vision for Sustainable Living and Mobility

Oakland 2025 is the culmination of a year-long community engagement process  that included public design workshops, neighborhood dialogue sessions, community”walk-shops,” and stakeholder interviews. The strategies fit into five distinct yet interrelated areas:

Housing: Provide innovative, sustainable housing choices for diverse new generations of residents who choose to live where they work. Do this through rehab, conservation & innovative new housing choices and financing incentives

Transportation: Develop a multimodal transportation network that incorporates “complete streets” principles (accessibility and safety for pedestrians, cyclists, automobiles and transit) and connects all parts of the neighborhood

Business and Development: Maintain local, unique and diverse businesses that grow from Oakland’s innovation economy and support the neighborhood health

Open Space and Art: Weave green infrastructure (trails, parks and hillsides) and public art into all economic development initiatives

Community Building: Reinforce neighborhood identity and increase social capital through community consensus, social networks, stewardship, gathering places, and increased connectivity.

Thanks to our Supporters
Oakland 2025
is supported in part by the Oakland Neighborhood Partnership Program (NPP). The NPP is funded by the PA Department of Community and Economic Development Neighborhood Assistance Tax Credit Program, with investments from Dollar Bank, PNC Bank, and UPMC Health Plan.
Oakland 2025 is also funded in part through a grant from Pittsburgh Partnership for Neighborhood Development (PPND).

12 Responses to Oakland 2025

  1. Cynthia Herrera January 17, 2017 at 2:10 pm #

    Hi! I am Cynthia Herrera from Castlemont High School, and I need your support in conducting research for my senior capstone. I am hoping to interview a professional about my topic in order to learn more about how Oakland’s environment is or can be improved through your perspective. Please contact me if there is anyone I can speak with about my subject. Thank you!

  2. Adrian March 27, 2017 at 2:34 pm #

    This Topic interest me because of the Oakland Raiders planned move to Las Vegas.


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