Army Base Jobs

Army Base Project Overcomes “Almost Insurmountable” Obstacles

By Ken A. Epstein Now that the Oakland City Council has approved the $25 million, 17-acre development…

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Truckers Call Third Work Stoppage

Posted in Army Base Jobs, Labor By Ashley Chambers Their backs to the wall, independent truckers at the Port of…

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Congresswoman Barbara Lee Holds Meeting on West Oakland Hazardous Cargo Inspections

Posted in Army Base Jobs, Environment, Responsive Government, Uncategorized By Ashley Chambers Congresswoman Barbara Lee’s office hosted a meeting last week so…

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Aboudi’s Army Base Project Means 900 Jobs and Reduced Pollution

By Ashley Chambers and Ken Epstein The City Council this week approved a 55-year lease for a…

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Protesting Port Truckers Surround Oakland City Hall

Posted in Army Base Jobs, Equal Rights/Equity, Labor, Responsive Government By Ashley Chambers Independent truckers lined up around Oakland City Hall Wednesday…

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Concerns Over Army Base Jobs as Development Breaks Ground

By Ken A. Epstein and Ashley Chambers As the city prepares to kick off its long awaited…

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Independent Truckers Hold Work Stoppage at Port of Oakland

Posted in Army Base Jobs, Labor By Post Staff Independent truckers who work at the Port of Oakland held a…

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Inspections of Hazardous Cargo in West Oakland Would Violate City’s Zoning Laws

By Ashley Chambers and Ken A. Epstein City officials are saying that current zoning regulations prohibit the…

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U.S. Customs to Inspect Big Rigs with Potentially Hazardous Cargo in West Oakland

 “We’ve already engaged for over eight years to not have these trucks in the neighborhood,” said Margaret…

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Ken A. Epstein

OMSS Truck Parking Evicted at Army Base, Site Handed to Another Parking Company

Posted in Army Base Jobs Mayor Quan Allows Apparent Favoritism  By Ken A. Epstein The city’s hard line decision…

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