The City of Hayward is initiating a process to move from at-large to a district-based system of elections for City Council starting in 2026.

Hayward residents are invited to a special online workshop on Tuesday evening to learn about and participate in the creation of new legislative districts from which City Council members will be elected starting in 2026. 
The special Map Hayward online workshop will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, on Zoom and will be hosted by Hayward City Clerk Miriam Lens and demographer Karin Mac Donald, director of the Statewide Database & Elections Administration Center at UC Berkeley. Information on how to attend the online workshop is available below.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Webinar ID: 827 3986 0911
Password: CC6/11Work
Or join by phone:
US: +1 669 900 6833  or +1 646 931 3860
Webinar ID: 827 3986 0911
Password: 7116198546
International numbers available:

Language interpretation and requests for disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or devices, may be arranged by emailing a request to or calling (510) 583-4400 at least 48 hours prior to the hearing.

To facilitate the sharing of information and gathering of input and feedback on the drawing of district-election maps, the City is establishing a website at Community members can also ask questions and provide input and feedback by calling (510) 583-4444 or by sending an email to
Remote Participation
Zoom Webinar Platform
Hayward, CA 94541
(510) 583-4444