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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Coffee with the Town Manager to be held virtually

Headshot of Town Manager Steve Koontz

BYOC (bring your own coffee) to Coffee with the Town Manager on Thursday, March 11 at 9 a.m. via Zoom.

Oakland Town Manager Steve Koontz invites you to join him for coffee and conversation to learn more about Town news, services and programs, including pro...

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Town News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Arbor Day Foundation again names Oakland a Tree City USA

Workers plant a tree

For the 18th year, Oakland has been named a Tree City USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

Oakland achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program’s four requirements: a tree board or d...

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Town News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Oakland Police Sgt. Anthony Vitale honored, K9 Chase retires

Sgt. Anthony Vitale and K9 Chase

For Sgt. Anthony Vitale and K9 Chase, the Feb. 9 Town Commission meeting was bittersweet. The occasion officially marked K9 Chase’s retirement and Sgt. Vitale’s acceptance of the Police Chief’s Award.

In 2016, Sgt. Vitale approached the Oakland Police Depa...

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Police Department
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Oakland Police Sgt. Anthony Vitale honored, K9 Chase retires

Sgt. Anthony Vitale and K9 Chase

For Sgt. Anthony Vitale and K9 Chase, the Feb. 9 Town Commission meeting was bittersweet. The occasion officially marked K9 Chase’s retirement and Sgt. Vitale’s acceptance of the Police Chief’s Award.

In 2016, Sgt. Vitale appr...

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Town News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland now open on Fridays

Arts & Heritage Center photo with Donor Logos

The Town of Oakland is proud to announce the opening of the Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland on Fridays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors of the Center will have the chance to explore the inaugural exhibition, “Es...

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Healthy West Orange Arts & Heritage Center
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland now open on Fridays

Arts & Heritage Center photo with Donor Logos

The Town of Oakland is proud to announce the opening of the Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland on Fridays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors of the Center will have the chance to explore the inaugural exhibition, “Es...

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Town News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Oakland Police Department corporal honored for crisis intervention

Oakland Police Department Logo

Oakland Police Department Cpl. Estid Lima has a way with people. Whether it’s his nature, his training, or a combination of both, he has been credited with safely assisting Oakland residents through sensitive and often traumatic situations.

Last ...

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Police Department