Category Archives: City Info

Introducing the Oakley eGift Program!

pend, Gift and Support Local Businesses! New mobile Buy One, Get One Free gift card program sponsored by the City of Oakley offers a fun and easy way to keep local spending local.  For a limited time, purchase an e-card valued … Continue reading

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Check Out the Oakley Digital Market!

The City of Oakley is working with, government software startup — Glass, to launch the Oakley Digital Market, an e-commerce marketplace where local business owners can seamlessly showcase and sell their products and services online. Through the marketplace, local businesses … Continue reading

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Spring 2022 – Oakley’s Garage Sale Do’s & Don’t’s

Garage Sales are a great way of cleaning out the house while making a little extra money for your family. Each weekend a handful of garage/yard sales are held throughout Oakley, which we welcome. However, in the event that you … Continue reading

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Oakley – Movies in the Plaza Returns

Our “Movies in the Plaza” series starts on Saturday, May 7 with Disney’s Luca. Admission is FREE and movies begin at dark. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. For more information call 625-7041 or email bruno@ci.oakley.ca.us. The series continues with monthly movies until October. … Continue reading

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2022 Shop Oakley Coupon Book Now Available

The City of Oakley is excited to share that the Shop Oakley Coupon Book for 2022 is here! We are excited to bring back our print AND digital version of our coupon book. Please help support these local businesses that … Continue reading

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Oakley – Summer Concert Series Returns!

Mark your calendar for the return of the Oakley Concert Series! From May through October, the City will be hosting Friday Night Bites in partnership with Foodie Crew. The series will feature local bands and food trucks on the first … Continue reading

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2022 Shop Oakley Coupon Book Now Available

The City of Oakley is excited to share that the Shop Oakley Coupon Book for 2022 is here! We are excited to bring back our print AND digital version of our coupon book. Please help support these local businesses that … Continue reading

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City of Oakley is Calling All Artists – Civic Center Park Mural Project

The City of Oakley is seeking artists to showcase their artwork on the wall south side of the Civic Center Playground Oakley. The goal of this project is to beautify Oakley, deter unsightly graffiti, and bring artinto unexpected places. Designs … Continue reading

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Oakley listed as California’s 11th Safest Small City

From California City News Rising crime is a top concern for voters. Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed $255 million in grants for local law enforcement and the creation of a new Smash and Grab Enforcement Unit to combat organized retail theft. Cities across … Continue reading

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Oakley’s Strategic Planning Survey

It’s time to develop the City of Oakley’s next Strategic Plan and you can help! Since the City was incorporated, Oakley has used the strategic plans process to outline goals that lead to actions. We are in the early stages … Continue reading

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Oakley – Laurel Road Construction Update 09/24

The project to repair and resurface Laurel Road in the section from Empire Avenue to O’Hara Avenue will begin on Monday, September 27th. Electronic message boards and construction signs have been placed on Laurel Road in anticipation of the start of … Continue reading

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What is a Planning Commission?

The 5 member commission is a quasi-judicial advisory body that is appointed by the city council to review matters related to planning and development. As a quasi-judicial body they are granted powers that are similar to a court of law. … Continue reading

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Summer 2021 – All Fireworks Are Illegal in the City of Oakley!

Summer is nearly here, Sunday, June 20, and Fourth of July celebrations are just around the corner. Please be reminded that the use, possession, manufacture, and sale of fireworks is illegal in the both the City of Oakley and the … Continue reading

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The California State Auditor has released its annual fiscal health rankings for California’s cities with three categories: low risk, moderate risk, and severe risk.

The California State Auditor has released its annual fiscal health rankings for California’s cities. It examined data for 453 out of 482 governments and divided them into three categories: low risk, moderate risk, and severe risk. Tehama was ranked as … Continue reading

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Support Our Local Oakley Businesses

Check out this fun and informative video our Economic Development staff have helped create to get the word out about the importance of supporting our local Oakley businesses! View Video

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A Pictorial Update for the Contra Costa Logistic Center in Oakley

Work on building one is progressing. It is the smallest of the five to be built. The slab has been poured for building two. The walls are being formed on the slab, they will be poured and then lifted. The … Continue reading

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Summer 2020 – Oakley’s Garage Sale Do’s & Don’t’s

The last few days have seen a dizzying list of health orders issued by the governor and county leaving many unsure of how to proceed and who has the ultimate authority. Gov. Newsom has broad authority under the California Emergency … Continue reading

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News alert: Oakley ranked #16 among Safest Cities in California, SafeWise releases 2020 survey results

SafeWise has just released its 6th annual Safest Cities in California report. I think we’re all in need of some good news this month, so I’m especially excited to announce the following: Oakley ranked #16 this year among the safest … Continue reading

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Oakley breaks ground for Contra Costa Logistics Center

SFGATE – Logistics Center Breaks Ground, Anticipated To Be “Job Magnet” East Bay Times – Developer breaks ground on East Bay light industrial park East County Today – Oakley Officially Breaks Ground on New Logistics Center, Could Create 2,800 Jobs Antioch … Continue reading

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WalletHub’s 2019’s Best Small Cities in America

WalletHub Urbanization might be the trend for much of the population, but not everyone craves the bright lights and crowded spaces of big cities. In fact, city growth is slowing down while suburbanization is rising. Small-city life can be best for those who … Continue reading

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