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Commissioners Approve Applying for Funding for BART Connector to OAK

Press Releases For Immediate Release June 18, 2009 Port of Oakland Commissioners Approve Applying for Funding for Light Rail BART Connector to Oakland International Airport Oakland, Calif. – June 18, 2009 – The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners authorized Port staff to apply for $70.4 million in airport Passenger Facility Charges (PFC funding) for an elevated… Read More

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Asian Employees Association Awards $36,000 in Scholarships

Press Releases For Immediate Release May 14, 2009 Asian Employees Association at the Port of Oakland Awards $36,000 in Scholarships OAKLAND, CA—May 14, 2009— The Asian Employees Association at the Port of Oakland (AEA) generously awarded 17 scholarships totaling $36,000 to students entering college this fall (2009). The scholarship awards were recently presented at the… Read More

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$650 Million for a Healthier Community

Press Releases For Immediate Release April 17, 2009 $650 Million for a Healthier Community News Conference Showcased Air Quality Actions and Green Technology to Clean Up the Air at the Port of Oakland Oakland, Calif.—April 17, 2009 — The Port of Oakland held a news conference with its business partners to announce their $650 million plan… Read More

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Port of Oakland has Two New Commissioners

Press Releases For Immediate Release March 30, 2009 Port of Oakland has Two New Commissioners Oakland, Calif.—March 30, 2008 – The Port of Oakland has two new Port Commissioners, Pamela Calloway and James Head. The commissioners were nominated by the Mayor of Oakland and appointed by the Oakland City Council. Former Port Board President Darlene Ayers-Johnson… Read More

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Port Receives Budget Presentation Award for Fiscal Year 2008-2009

Press Releases For Immediate Release March 19, 2009 Port of Oakland Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for Fiscal Year 2008-2009 For 3rd Year in a Row Port Meets Nationally Recognized Guidelines for its Effective Budget Presentation Oakland, Calif.– March 19, 2009– The Port of Oakland was awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance… Read More

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Port of Oakland and UCB Rowing Crews Team Up to Clean Oakland Estuary

Press Releases For Immediate Release February 6, 2009 Port of Oakland and University of California, Berkeley Rowing Crews Team Up to Clean Oakland Estuary Cal Berkeley Students Engage in Community Service, Remove Trash from Shoreline near Jack London Square Oakland, Calif.—February 6, 2009 —The Port of Oakland and about 100 students from the University of California,… Read More

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