City Announces Partial Clearance in Unhoused North Oakland Community Set for Thursday

Tents and self-made structures that sit along Manila Avenue between 38th and 40th Streets. Behind them, sits an abandoned factory the City is planning to demolish. Photo taken on Aug 25 by Zack Haber.

On August 21, The City of Oakland posted notices announcing plans set for this Thursday that direct some unhoused Oakland residents who live just north of Mosswood Park to clear from their current location.

The clearance is set to affect about 15 unhoused residents who live along Manila Avenue and between 38th and 40th…