40th Street Parklet Ribbon Cutting Event: Sat. 11/3
Please join us to celebrate the completion of the 40th Street Parklet! We are so thankful to everyone who has backed the project and donated materials and/or time. We couldn't... Read more
40th Street Parklet: THE BUILD IS ON!
We are set to begin installation this Friday & Saturday. Steel frame pieces will be delivered and concrete pavers will be installed. Woodworking, planting, and installation of the commemorative plaque... Read more
40th Street Parklet framework nearing completion!
The steel sections of the Parklet are nearing completion. This will be the main structure into which the cement pavers will be placed and onto which the wood sections will... Read more
Purchasing materials & planning construction!
Thanks to everyone for your patience! The last part of our journey seems to have taken the longest but we are nearing the construction phase for the 40th Street Parklet!... Read more
Finalizing Site Plans for Permit!
Our final permit has been slightly delayed while we've worked on minor design revisions as suggested by our wood & steel fabricators. These changes will help us stay withing our... Read more
The following folks all donated $1 or more in exchange for a BIG THANK YOU on our Kickstarter & Facebook Page. We couldn't have done it without you!
KELLIE MCCOOL... Read more
Public Notice Period for Permit Expires 4/26
The public notice period will be over next week and we'll be able to submit our final design & construction plans & pay our permit fee! We hope to begin... Read more
Thanks for funding our project!
Our Kickstarter was funded! Thank you! The next step is that we will be meeting with the City of Oakland tomorrow to get our public notices for posting and mailing. ... Read more
Natural sculpture to be part of 40th Street Parklet!
Michael Burrell has graciously donated his work which will become part of the seating area for the parklet.