News & Events

LHA Plant Exchange

Bring clippings and small plants to exchange with your neighbors. Event will be outside in the LHA office garden at 907 Underhills Road, 11 a.m.  Read More

National Night Out neighborhood party August 4

It’s National Night Out again Tuesday, August 4th. Come out, visit with your neighbors, enjoy the summer evening. Check with your cluster captain if you don’t know where to find your nearest party. National Night Out information from Oakland Police Department’s website: “The Oakland Police Department’s Neighborhood Services Division encourages residents to participate in their local block parties. This year, Oakland’s goal... Read More

Carlston Triangle park in progress

As you have no doubt noticed, Carlston Triangle park (Longridge at Carlston & Paloma) is getting a makeover. The hardscape is done and ready to walk, play, and celebrate on. Plantings will be put in between now and late fall, depending on the best time for each kind of plant. Mulch – different than what’s in the open and path areas – will be spread around the rocks and plants. Enjoy in the meantime and thank you for your patience... Read More

Meeting Rescheduled: Grand Ave Road Diet now July 8

Councilman Abel Guillen’s meeting has been rescheduled to July 8th at 7 p.m. at Barnett Hall. See previous post for details about the meeting’s purpose and road diets in general.  Read More

Grand Avenue Road Diet information gathering & sharing

From Councilperson Abel Guillen’s newsletter: Monday June 22 | Community meeting for Grand Ave. road diet 6:30-8:30 pm | Barnett Hall behind Lakeshore Ave. Baptist Church, 3534 Lakeshore Ave. Join Councilmember Guillen to share your ideas and feedback about the City’s plans for a road diet on Grand Ave. from Elwood Ave. to Jean St. The proposed road diet would reconfigure the current four vehicle lanes (two travel lanes in each direction)... Read More