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About Alameda

Alameda is Spanish for “grove of poplar trees” or “tree-lined avenue.” It was founded on June 6, 1853. Alameda is a charter city that is located on Alameda Island and Bay Farm Island. Alameda is located south of Oakland and East of San Francisco across from the San Francisco Bay. Alameda was originally a peninsula connected to Oakland.