Government
Books distributed to children and teens
4,661
Summer 2016
Government
3
Sister Cities

Funabashi, Japan; Ghazni, Afghanistan; and Yixing, China

Government
73%
Landfill diversion rate
Government
AA+
Bond rating
Government
793
total municipal employees (2017)
Government
Hayward Library
880,483
total 2015 circulation
Government
4,037
building permits issued (2015)
Government
93.25%
of all simple permits issued over the counter (2015)