12/18 2014

OPDC December E-Newsletter

​Topics include:
  • American Eagle Outfitters supports OPDC’s School 2 Career program through education tax credit
  • Joncaire Street to benefit from federal grant, community beautification project
  • Mellinger Beer Distributor joins Oakland “Good Neighbor” effort
  • Oakland landlords organize
  • Development updates: Skyvue Apartments, Schenley High School redevelopment, UPMC’s master plan, and former Oakland School
  • New stop signs enhance safety in Central Oakland
  • Oakland Green Team updates: A new orchard, hundreds of daffodils, and a rain garden
  • Oakland property​ s​potlight: 241 Meyran Avenue
  • Oakland façade grant recipients complete home restoration projects
  • West Oakland’s The Corner looks to renovate cafe and performance space through crowdfunding
  • Board spotlight: Meet Abass Kamara
  • Eye on elected officials: An update from Pennsylvania District 19
  • We’re hiring a Financial Coach​