Contact the City of Oakland

Frank Ogawa Plaza Cityhall jpg Oakland City Hall
1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 444-CITY
TTY: (510) 238-3254


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Directions to Frank H. Ogawa Plaza

From San Francisco/Bay Bridge (I-80 East)

  • Take I-80 East over Bay Bridge
  • Take the I-580 East exit toward Downtown Oakland/Hayward/Stockton
  • Take the I-980 exit toward Downtown Oakland and stay in right lanes
  • Take 14th/18th Street exit
  • After one block, turn left onto 17th Street
  • Follow 17th Street for 3 blocks, then turn right onto Clay Street.
  • A half of a block past 16th street, you will see the Clay Street Garage on your left.
  • The Clay Street garage is directly behind City Hall.


From Oakland Airport/Hayward/South Bay (I-880 North)

  • Take I-880 North toward Downtown Oakland
  • Take the Broadway exit into Oakland, follow Broadway for several blocks
  • Turn left on 14th Street.
  • You will see Frank H. Ogawa Plaza on your right, between Broadway and Clay.
  • Take your first right onto Clay.
  • About a half of a block up Clay Street you will see an entrance to the Clay street garage on your right.
  • The Clay Street garage is directly behind City Hall.


From Contra Costa County (Hwy 24 West)

  • Take Highway 24 toward Oakland and move into left lanes
  • Take the I-980 exit toward Downtown Oakland and get into right lanes
  • Take 14th/18th Street exit
  • After one block, turn left onto 17th Street
  • Follow 17th Street for 3 blocks, then turn right onto Clay Street.
  • A half of a block past 16th street, you will see the Clay Street Garage on your left.
  • The Clay Street garage is directly behind City Hall.


From Marin County/North Bay (I-580 East)

  • Take I-580 Richmond/San Rafael Bridge toward Richmond/Oakland*
  • Take I-580 East toward Downtown Oakland/Hayward/Stockton (left lanes off of bridge)
  • Take the I-980 exit toward Downtown Oakland and get into right lanes
  • Take 14th/18th Street exit
  • After one block, turn left onto 17th Street
  • Follow 17th Street for 3 blocks, then turn right onto Clay Street.
  • A half of a block past 16th street, you will see the Clay Street Garage on your left.
  • The Clay Street garage is directly behind City Hall.


Parking Options:

  • 14th-at-Clay Garage — Behind City Hall. City Hall's front entrance faces east onto Frank Ogawa Plaza, diagonally across from the Rotunda Building.
  • Garage on 14th between Clay and Broadway — Entrance on 14th St across from the south side of City Hall. City Hall's front entrance faces east onto Frank Ogawa Plaza, diagonally across from the Rotunda Building.
  • Dalziel Garage — On 16th St between San Pablo Ave and Clay.
  • Allbright Parking Garage — On 16th St between San Pablo Ave and Telegraph Ave.
  • Rotunda Garage – Between 16th and 17th streets and San Pablo and Telegraph.


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