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Downtown Oakland circa 1910

160th Anniversary reading file

April 27, 2012

Oakland was incorporated as a city on May 4, 1852. The City of Oakland and community groups are celebrating the city’s 160th anniversary with a week of events kicking off at Frank Ogawa Plaza at noon today (PDF). But Oaklanders don’t rest on our laurels – new spots and services bloom! Here is your pre-anniversary reading file:

Enjoy the new while celebrating the old in Oakland this weekend!

1 comment

1 Oakland Hotels { 05.03.12 at 6:28 am }

It has been an eventful week as we approach Oaklands’ 160th anniversary on May 4th. The grand finale event at Frank Ogawa Plaza this coming Friday is expected to be the highlight of the celebrations and locals should come in large numbers to show support for our wonderful city.