To celebrate of National Public Works Week, the City of Oakley hosted its annual Public Works open house Thursday, allowing Oakley school kids to get a behind-the-scenes look.
Second and Third Grade students from Gehringer Elementary School and Oakley Elementary School walked through educational stations to learn about everything from traffic signals to streets, to keeping parks and playgrounds in good shape.
At the end of their fun experience at the Public Works Open House, the students were given plastic “hard hats” and goodie bags of snacks and informational materials to take home to remind them about the public works team who keep Oakley moving. ... See MoreSee Less
Need some wood chips/mulch for your landscaping? The City of Oakley and Diablo Water District have teamed with West Coast Arborists, Inc. (WCA) to offer free wood chips to spread as mulch around trees and shrubs.
Wood chips are available for pick‐up Saturday, May 19, 2018 ‐ 8 a.m. – 11 a.m., at the City Yard at the corner of Neroly Road and Main Street (entrance on Neroly).
Residents need to bring their own tools/shovels and bags/containers to load and carry the mulch, and a tarp to cover if necessary. Supplies are limited. ... See MoreSee Less