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Oakland’s new room reservation system — EMS — is live

The new Event Management System (EMS) will help us effectively manage and use meeting spaces in Oakland buildings. Here’s what you need to know.

Aerial view of Lake Merritt

Lake Merritt: Give the lake a break

The City of Oakland is asking residents to find recreational alternatives to Lake Merritt, as crowded conditions at the lake may accelerate the transmission of COVID-19. Here’s the latest on local traffic management closures.

New Oakland mailroom location

Staff needing to pick up mail in Oakland should come to the new WRC office in the lobby of the Franklin building.

Oakland office moves are starting: Virtually “drop in” for the latest updates

Staff at 20th Street and 1111 Broadway are packing their offices. Attend a virtual drop-in info session for more details about what to expect.

George Floyd mural

Expressions of protest and hope — street art sends a message

According to Thera Kalmijn, executive director, UCOP operations, art speaks for the movement, transforming UCOP communities into outdoor museums and a public record of historic events.

Volunteers clean the UCOP Franklin building in Oakland

Local volunteers removed graffiti from the building following the weekend’s protests in downtown Oakland.

Oakland construction and garage closures

Get the latest on construction outside the 1111 Franklin St. building throughout the month of March.

Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day: There’s still time to register

Invite your children for Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, taking place on Thursday, April 23!

Oakland garage closures this week, plus construction updates

As construction continues on AC transit routes near the 1111 Franklin building, please take note of these important updates to building and garage access.

Sign up for Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

If your family hasn’t yet participated in Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, sign up and join us this year!

This Friday is Mardi Gras at Franklin, UCDC and the UCPath Center!

The OP Staff Assembly has many fun plans in the works for their annual Mardi Gras festivities on Feb. 21!