Come join our community in a monthly morning of cleanup. Have a chance to meet your neighbors, beautify our wonderful community, and get a little exercise while you are at it. Meet up is at the corner of 67th + Bancroft (by the old Ace Hardware). Volunteers must bring their face coverings and are encouraged
Havenscourt Feedback Survey WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!! What are your priorities for our neighborhood? Take this quick 2-minute survey so we can better understand what matters to you.
Here are some of the highlights from the Jan 7th Havenscourt Neighborhood Association Meeting: District 6 Update from Rowena Brown Join members from across District 6 for an MLK Day of Service Community Cleanup, Saturday, January starting at 9:30am. Meet at Bancroft and 77th. Equipment will be provided on site. Please remember to wear a
Start A Neighborhood Watch Group "What we all want is public safety. We don't want rhetoric that's framed though ideology." - Kamala Harris The Oakland Police Department encourages you and your neighbors to form a Neighborhood Watch group on your block. It is easy to do,
Let's Work Together To Help our Houseless Neighbors A note form the Havenscourt Neighborhood Association Chair Hello Havenscourt, The City is moving forward with creating a permanent homeless encampment management policy. Daryl Dunston, the City’s Homelessness Administrator, has asked us to create a list of particular blocks with significant homelessness issues. Please fill
Eviction Moratorium Extended On July 21, 2020 City Council extended the eviction moratorium through the end of the Local Emergency. The Ordinance prohibits evictions based on nonpayment of rent that became due during the Local Emergency when the tenant suffered a substantial reduction of income or
Active Enforcement in Bus Only Lane Starting August 1st, 2020, there will be active enforcement and a $110 violation fine for cars parks in the BUS ONLY land, including delivery trucks. Cameras mounted on AC Transit BRT buses will be used to assist no-parking enforcement in the BUS ONLY lane.
Small Business Relief Grant LISC is one of the country's largest social enterprises supporting projects and programs to revitalize underserved communities and bring greater economic opportunity to residents. They have now reopened its small business grant relief application for businesses facing immediate financial pressure due to COVID-19. Application are due
Pilot Program to Permit RVs on Vacant Residential Lots To help alleviate the housing crisis and proliferation of RVs on Oakland streets, Councilmember Loren Taylors has partnered with Council President Rebecca Kaplan to introduce a pilot program that allows owners of vacant residential properties to host a single RV unit
A Successful July 4th Neighborhood Cleanup Event "We dream of having a clean house — but who dreams of actually doing the cleaning?" - Marcus Buckingham The Havenscourt Neighborhood Association has its second cleanup event on Saturday, July 4th. Neighbors from the Havenscourt community (and even