Street Name Commemorative Plaque Permit

Street Name Commemorative Plaque Permits require City review and approval BEFORE issuance

Application for Street Name Change (PPE-Permit)
(510) 238-3199
Questions? Please call the DOT Permit Counter
  • A commemorative street name plaque is an honorary street name that is installed as a plaque or sigh above the existing street name and which honors a citizen who has made exemplary contributions to the residents of Oakland.
  • The existing street name remains that same for official purposes such as mailing addresses, mapping, and emergency services.

DOT Permit Counter Hours

Monday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Tuesday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Wednesday: 9:30am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Thursday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Friday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm


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