SAFE CAR PARK PROGRAM

What It Is: ICAC’s Safe Car Park Program is designed to provide safe overnight parking for individuals and families who are living out of their cars. Should you be accepted into the program, you may stay for up to 90 days, provided you follow the rules.

Who Is Eligible: Students and employed persons, individuals and families.

Where: Secure sites on congregational parking lots currently in East & West Oakland.

When: 7 pm to 7 am, no exceptions.

Amenities: Washing station, showers (on a scheduled basis), restrooms, and case management.

Basic Rules:

  • Be respectful

  • Keep area clean

  • Cars/SUVs only. No RVs/vans

  • No loitering in the neighborhood.

  • Be respectful of the neighbors.

  • No loud noises.

  • No car idling (running of car engine).

  • No alcohol, drugs, weapons, smoking, cooking, or pets.

Additional rules will be provided in the Safe Car Park contract that each user must sign.

FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE RULES AND REGULATIONS IN THE CONTRACT WILL RESULT IN TERMINATION FROM THE PROGRAM