OBID Mission

Vision Statement

To be recognized as a vibrant and dynamic business district that sets the national standard for other commercial districts’ growth and innovation.


Mission Statement

To accomplish its vision of creating a vibrant and dynamic business district the OBID will:

  • Build effective partnerships with businesses, institutions and property owners to maintain a clean and safe community.
  • Attract, retain and promote quality businesses and retail segments to support our local economy.
  • Promote Oakland as a renowned destination point with a business, retail and institutional mix offering unique products, services and events.
  • Coordinate events and programs designed to promote Oakland as the preferred place to shop, work, learn and live.