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The Mercury News: Census Caravan focuses on Oakland’s hard-to-count communities https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/05/02/photo-census-caravan-focuses-on-oaklands-hard-to-count-communities/

Berkeleyside: Fruitvale merchants worry about their neighborhood’s future https://www.berkeleyside.com/2020/04/24/fruitvale-merchants-worry-about-their-neighborhoods-future

Forbes: CARES-2 Needs To Step Up And Support Black & Brown Small Businesses https://www.forbes.com/sites/morgansimon/2020/04/20/cares-2-needs-to-step-up-and-support-black–brown-small-businesses/#ddc7e414a598

The Mercury News: Coronavirus: As unemployment claims surge, non-English speakers struggle to file applications https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/04/02/coronavirus-as-unemployment-claims-surge-non-english-speakers-struggle-to-file-applications/

The Mercury News: Development without gentrification? Oakland’s Fruitvale is the model, report says https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/03/29/development-without-gentrification-oaklands-fruitvale-is-the-model-report-says/

The San Francisco Chronicle: Transit-village housing in Oakland’s Fruitvale gets going, after years of delays https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/Transit-village-housing-in-Oakland-s-Fruitvale-12730103.php+

The San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: Faster track for transit-friendly housing https://www.sfchronicle.com/opinion/editorials/article/Editorial-Faster-track-for-transit-friendly-12733182.php

East Bay Times: Work begins on affordable housing at Fruitvale Village https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2018/02/02/work-begins-on-affordable-housing-at-fruitvale-village/

East Bay Business News: Exclusive: Oakland’s largest affordable project in four years starts construction next to BART https://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2018/01/24/oakland-fruitvale-transit-affordable-housing-bart.html

7NEWS: Oakland mayor says protecting the most vulnerable starts with housing http://abc7news.com/realestate/oakland-mayor-says-protecting-the-most-vulnerable-starts-with-housing-/3166707/

Fox KTVU: Schaaf holds groundbreaking for Fruitvale affordable housing project http://www.ktvu.com/news/schaaf-holds-groundbreaking-for-fruitvale-affordable-housing-project