City of Oakland

City of Oakland

City of Oakland

The OAB TCIF grant agreement requires the Port of Oakland and City of Oakland to match their grant allocations with at least an equal amount of local, federal, or private investment in the OAB. The City is providing $46.5 million in local match funding.

Oakland is a major West Coast port city and the busiest port for San Francisco Bay and all of Northern California. It is the third largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area, the eighth-largest city in the state, and the 47th-largest city in the U.S. with a population of 395,817. Incorporated in 1852, Oakland is the county seat of Alameda County. It serves as a major transportation hub and trade center for the entire region and is also the principal city of the Bay Area Region known as the East Bay. The city is situated directly across the bay six miles east from San Francisco.