May District Updates


Above image: April's Jack London Sidewalk Sale with great neighbors and treasures! Image credit: Jennifer Newman

May Updates - Jack London

May 5-11 is Small Business Week in Oakland. For 2019, the City of Oakland is taking the Small Business Week workshops into the commercial districts that small businesses call home by working with its nonprofit business service provider partners. Topics will include social media, tech tools, access to capital, cyber security, business models, women mentoring women, business operations and more. The full roster of free activities is posted at

Many ways to "Cinco" In Jack London! Visit Chop Bar, Crooked City Cider for Cider and Beer MicheladasNido Kitchen and Bar, and Jack London Square for special food and drink delights, and don't miss the amazing Cinco de Mayo Celebration with low-riders, a Mercado, Aztec dancing, and Ballet Folclorico this Saturday 5/4 at Jack London Square. 

Doing Business in Jack London? Join your fellow merchants and businesses at this month's Jack London Business Coffee Hour graciously hosted at Wine and Design on May 22. This is an opportunity to check out the Studio, network with your peers, and grab a cup of local coffee.

Announcing First Ever SeeClickFix Sweepstakes! Data Drives Deployment.That's why we encourage all stakeholders to utilize the City's SeeClickFix system to help solve problems in the public right-of-way. Report issues, vote on your favorites, and track response from the City. Here's the Jack London Watch Area. For the month of May, we're launching the first ever SeeClickFix sweepstakes. Send us a report you filed or post it on our Facebook Page and be entered to win a fabulous gift from a Jack London merchant. Winner to be announced May 31.

Jack London Improvement District Board of Directors Meeting is May 13th. Find meeting info, Agendas and more here.

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Jack London In the News
Jack London Featured on NBC's "California Live"
A's Fans Rally at Capitol for Relocation to Jack London Waterfront
Jack London Square adds Town Eats - SF Chronicle
Jack London Square announces New Market Hall - SF Chronicle