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Breaking ground at City Slicker Farms' new West Oakland Urban Farm and Park on 28th and Peralta Streets.

City Slicker Farms breaks ground on new West Oakland urban farm

On Thursday, City Slicker Farms broke ground on its latest project, the West Oakland Park and Urban Farm, a new community garden and open park space expected to serve more than 3,000 residents.

Hundreds of Oaklanders volunteer for city-wide “Throw Down” service day

Over 200 Oaklanders spent Saturday cleaning up parks, gardens and bus stops, or volunteering at 24 other service sites throughout the city for the first-ever “Throw Down for the Town” event. Organized by the Ella...