Keep in mind, during this weekend’s Island Jam festival Webster Street will be closed to vehicle traffic between Pacific and Central avenues. Bus scheduling and routes will also be affected.
In 1916 Dr. Chauncey Penwell Pond and his wife, Josephine Kibby Pond, filed a plat map with Alameda County. They had purchased property on Alameda’s East End. The plat map showed plans for a housing development along a street that the Ponds chose to name “Sterling Avenue.”