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Parking Enforcement is responsible for patrolling the streets, and ensures that parking regulations, as outlined in the Oakland Municipal Codes and the California Vehicle Codes are enforced.

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Monday – Saturday 24 Hours each day.
Street Sweeping enforced (7) days a week 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.  Street Sweeping Hours are posted on street signs where applicable.

The following days are considered Enforcement Holidays and there is no enforcement:

  • New Year's Day (January 1 st)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day (July 4 th)
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day (December 25 th)

The following days are NOT considered Enforcement Holidays and all violations are enforced:

  • New Year's Eve
  • Lincoln Birthday
  • Admission Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve

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