The Focal Point: Oakland


Lake Merritt Plaza consists of two buildings: 1999 Harrison Street and 1956 Webster Street.  The buildings are located in the Lake Merritt/Uptown section of Downtown Oakland, across the street from Lake Merritt and three blocks away from the 19th Street BART station.

Lake Merritt Plaza is located a few blocks from the 19th Street BART station as well as close to highways 580, 880, 980 & 24.

The parking garage at 1999 Harrison Street is professionally managed by LAZ Parking

Valet service is provided for no additional fee to tenant guests between the hours of 9:00am-4:00pm, Monday- Friday.

The garage is open to the public Monday-Friday 5:00am-7:00pm and is closed on the weekend and building holidays.  Monthly parkers have access to the garage 24/7. Monthly parking is only available to tenants of Lake Merritt Plaza.

Parking Rates*:
0-30 minutes                                                                          $4.00
31-60 minutes                                                                        $8.00
1 hour 1 minute - 1 hour 30 minutes                                        $12.00
1 hour 31 minute - 2 hours                                                      $16.00
2 hours 1 minute - 2 hours 30 minutes                                     $20.00
2 hours 31 minutes  - 3 hours                                                  $24.00
3 hours 1 minute - 12 hours                                                    $25.00
Early Bird (in before 9am, out before midnight)                         $17.00

Visitors must check in with security in the lobby to gain access to the elevator to the 13th floor. 

Directions to our Oakland office
From BART:

  • Take BART to 19th Street/Oakland (both Richmond and Pittsburg/Bay Point trains go through our stop from San Francisco, do not take Fremont or Dublin/Pleasanton trains)
  • Head northeast on Broadway toward 20th St/Thomas L Berkley Way
  • Turn right onto 20th St/Thomas L Berkley Way
  • Turn right onto Harrison St

Driving (from Oakland Airport/South Bay):

  • Take I-880 North to 6th St. Take the Oak Street exit from I-880 N
  • Continue straight onto 6th St
  • Keep right to stay on 6th St
  • Turn right onto Jackson St
  • Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto 8th St
  • Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto Harrison St

Driving (from SF/San Francisco Airport):

  • Take I-80 East across the Bay Bridge towards Oakland
  • Take I-580 East toward downtown Oakland/Hayward/Stockton
  • Take exit 21A for Harrison St
  • Turn right onto Harrison St
  • Turn left to stay on Harrison St
  • Destination will be on right

Driving (from the East Bay/Walnut Creek):

  • Take CA-24 West
  • Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 2B for Interstate 580 E toward Hayward
  • Use the right lane to merge onto I-580 E
  • Take exit 21A for Harrison St
  • Turn right onto Harrison St
  • Turn left to stay on Harrison St


The Focal Point LLC

Lake Merritt Plaza
1999 Harrison Street Suite 1350
Oakland, CA 94612 

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