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Port of Oakland: Powering Jobs, Empowering Communities

Press Releases For Immediate Release April 5, 2012 Port of Oakland: Powering Jobs, Empowering Communities Port Debuts New Jobs Brochure Illustrating Port’s Positive Economic Impacts The Port of Oakland held a news conference today launching its new jobs brochure highlighting the Port’s positive economic impact – supporting 73,000+ jobs in the region and 827,000 across… Read More

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Port of Oakland Celebrates GGB 75Th Anniversary Art Trade & Tourism

Press Releases For Immediate Release February 3, 2012 Port of Oakland Celebrates Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary through Art, Trade and Tourism Port Calls for Artist Participation in Two Contests Depicting the Golden Gate Bridge to Oakland Connection This is a photo of some of the Port’s super post-Panamax cranes that “squeezed” under the Golden… Read More

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Myths & Facts about the Port of Oakland Protests

Press Releases For Immediate Release December 12, 2011 Myths & Facts about the Port of Oakland Protests While news reports today have for the most part accurately described protest activity at the Port of Oakland today, some incorrect information and rumors persist. The Port would like to separate fact from rumor: Myth: The Port of… Read More

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Open Letter to the Community of Oakland from the Port of Oakland

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 1, 2011 Open Letter to the Community of Oakland from the Port of Oakland These are challenging times, with high unemployment and tremendous uncertainty in the economy. In such times, open, respectful, honest, and informed communication is essential. That is why we are writing to you today. We understand… Read More

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Demand Investment of Federal Funds to Improve Trade Infrastructure

Press Releases For Immediate Release September 30, 2011 Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom And Maritime Industry Leaders Demand Investment Of Federal Funds To Improve California’s Trade Infrastructure, Grow Jobs And The Economy $400 million in Taxes Are Collected from California Port Users Each Year For Improvements, But Money Remains Unspent   Oakland, Calif.–September 30, 2011–Public officials… Read More

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Oakland’s Board of Port Commissioners Elects New Officers

Press Releases For Immediate Release July 25, 2011 Oakland’s Board of Port Commissioners Elects New Officers   President Pamela Calloway 1st Vice-President Gilda Gonzales 2nd Vice-President James W. Head Oakland, CA — July 25, 2011 — The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners has three new officers. The Port Board approved a resolution officially ratifying the… Read More

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Port of Oakland Adopts 2011-2012 Budget

Press Releases For Immediate Release July 1, 2011 Port of Oakland Adopts 2011-2012 Budget $296.6 Million Budget Represents Port’s Aggressive Focus on Business, Competitiveness, Positive Economic Impact, and Environmental Stewardship Oakland, Calif. – July 1, 2011– The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners just adopted a 2011-2012 fiscal year (FY) operating budget of $296.6 million. This… Read More

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Port of Oakland Welcomes Newly-Appointed Commissioner

Press Releases For Immediate Release May 20, 2011 Port of Oakland Welcomes Newly-Appointed Commissioner Alan S. Yee brings over 30 Years of distinguished legal, community and business-related experience Oakland Mayor Jean Quan installs new Port Commissioner Alan S. Yee Oakland, Calif.–May 20, 2011 – The Port of Oakland welcomes its newest Port Commissioner, Alan S…. Read More

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Electric Vehicle Charging Services Arrive at OAK

Press Releases For Immediate Release May 18, 2011 Electric Vehicle Charging Services Arrive at Oakland International Airport as Coulomb’s ChargePoint Network Expansion Continues into Bay Area First Airport in Northern California and Second in Nation to Install “New Generation” Electric Vehicle Chargers Oakland, CA – May 18, 2011 – The Port of Oakland and Coulomb… Read More

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