East Oakland Aquatic Sports and Recreation Facility
A Measure DD Project
long-range plan is to construct a 150,000 square foot facility at Ira
Jinkins Park, in East Oakland. The complex would include an indoor pool,
outdoor pool, gymnasium, and soccer fields. The first phase project,
partly funded by Measure DD, consists of 22,500 square feet of building
space, with an indoor pool, locker rooms and restrooms, meeting rooms,
an aerobics/dance studio, a learning center, and a fitness center.
City of Oakland
Measure DD Youth and Public Recreation Facilities page.
View photos of completed facility:
Photographs courtesy of David
Facility of Merit Winner: East Oakland Sports Center
October 19, 2012, Athletic Business Newswire
Oakland Sports Center a spark of life November 2, 2011,
San Francisco Chronicle
facility for low-income area of CA, East Oakland Sports Center,
completes October 12, 2011, World Architecture News
East Oakland Sports Center Opens to the Public
July 1, 2011, Oakland North blog
Status- Phase 1
The project is substantially complete. Minor
enhancements beyond the original specifications are in progress.
Development. Measure DD bonds:
State of California
grant: $3 million;
East Bay Regional Parks Measure WW: $6 million;
City Redvelopment Agency funds: $2 million
Maintenance. The project will be maintained the City
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