Oakland

Resilience in Oakland

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

From hills prone to wildfire to fault lines primed for seismic activity to a waterfront susceptible to rising seas, Oakland sits at the nexus of potential natural disasters. What is the city doing to minimize the effects that its communities will experience during major shocks, as well as the impact of more continuous stresses like homelessness and economic inequality? Come hear from Oakland’s chief resilience officer about the efforts underway to help the city prepare for, resist and recover from these challenges.

+ Alexandria McBride / City of Oakland

Location

SPUR Oakland
1544 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510.827.1900

Admission

Free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

We're in the process of changing to a new ticketing system. Please check back on November 1 for registration information.

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