Oakland Print

The twinning agreement between Funchal and Oakland cities was signed in the beginning 1970th.

As a result of this agreement, the name of this sister city was attributed to three roads in Funchal City: “Travessa de Oakland”, “Rua Cidade de Oakland” and “Impasse 1 da Rua da Cidade de Oakland”.

Oakland, founded in 1852, is the eighth-largest city in the U.S. state of California and the county seat of Alameda County. Oakland is located in Northern California in the San Francisco Bay Area, the sixth-most-populous metropolitan area in the United States. Based on 2006 statistical data, Oakland is the 44th-largest city in the United States.

Oakland is a major West Coast port, and is home to several major corporations including Kaiser Permanente and Clorox, as well as corporate headquarters for nationwide businesses like Dreyer's and Cost Plus World Markets.

Bandeira Mapa_California Mapa_Oakland

To Visit:
http://www.oaklandnet.com (Official web site)
www4.oakland.edu (Oakland University)
oaklandcvbtravel.com/map.cfm?bid=0&vid=0 (Interactiv Map of Oakland)