Welcome to Oakland's Historic Waterfront Community
We are Oakland's original neighborhood! A mixed-use working waterfront with exciting places to eat, drink and explore. Come for a bite to eat, a jaunt on Jack London Square, to catch the Ferry or the train, or to explore our historic districts and murals.
Explore the District
Where to eat, where to drink, cool spots and more... all right here, waiting to be discovered. Take a virtual tour and poke around with our interactive map to see what's here!
We invite you on a Grand-Garbage-Go-Getting-Adventure, connect with nature, protect and clean your waterways, love your land while having FUN with your community. They'll have cleanup teams working “On the Water” via kayak, boat, and stand up paddle board on Saturday, September 21st from 9am-1pm! RSVP here.
The Neighborhood Crime Prevention Council meeting is every fourth Tuesday at our office, 333 Broadway, from 6:15pm - 7:15pm with Jack London Beat Officer Rob Gallinatti.
Bay Day is Saturday, October 5, 2019! Represent the Jack London community and help improve our waterfront with your Community Partner event. The first 10 businesses to Sign up by September 15th will receive a free Bay Day t-shirt!
The first ever Jack London Brewing District Oktoberfest Brewery Crawl will be on Saturday, October 19th!
They've teamed up with Oakland Pedal Tours to offer FREE velocipede shuttles between the bars all day long, beginning at noon! All of the breweries are easily within walking distance as well. Each brewery will be participating with specialty brews and events, so grab your friends and get ready to drink, pedal, and party all day long! RSVP on eventbrite.
Ambassador Assistance hotline
510 363 0989
Need a safety escort or want to report graffiti, dumping or other immediate concerns in the District? Call or text the hotline.
Ambassador Hours: Mon 7am-3:40pm, Tues-Sat 7am-9:10pm, first Fri & Sat 7am-11:10pm, Sun 8am-4:40pm
the Jack London Improvement District
The Jack London Improvement District is a non-profit organization at work to create, promote and maintain an inviting environment for people who visit, live and work in the Jack London District. We are always looking to make connections, hear suggestions, and strengthen our community, so please get in touch, come to an event, or find out more about us by clicking below.
We are Celebrating 5 Years of Service in Jack London!
Download our 2018 Impact Report below.
Stakeholders, We want your Feedback!
Can you spare 5 minutes of your time and feedback to help the District optimize programs and services?
Business Opportunity - SEEKING FABRICATOR FOR SIGNAGE PROJECT
The District is seeking bids from qualified firms for the fabrication and installment of 20 custom trash cans that are part of the Historic Waterfront Warehouse District signage project. Please click here for concept drawings if you are interested and send us a brief email for detailed shop drawings at firstname.lastname@example.org.