Community, Fire Department, Public Safety

City of Hayward Staff Conduct EOC Exercise

HAYWARD - Thursday, May 19th the Fire Department welcomed city staff to an emergency response...
June 8, 2016
Community, Events, News Release, Sustainability

2016 Earth Day Poster & Writing Contest Winners

Mayor Barbara Halliday with 3rd Place Writing Winner in the Kindergarten to 2nd grade category,...
May 19, 2016
Looking up at redwood trees
Community, News Release, Sustainability

Arbor Day Foundation Names Hayward Tree City USA

Hayward, CA was named a 2015 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment...
May 17, 2016
Red wine being poured into a glass with the Passeio do Vinho label
Community, Events

2016 Passeio do Vinho

HAYWARD - The "Passieo do Vinho", Hayward's premiere wine stroll event is returning, better than...
May 10, 2016
Annanbelle's employees standing outside celebrating their record breaking taffy
Community, Events, News Release

Annabelle Candy Co. sets Guinness World Record for "Largest Taffy"

Photo:Suzanne Philis HAYWARD - Annabelle Candy Company Inc. will attempt to set a record for the "...
April 19, 2016
Fresh fruits and veggies displayed at a farmer's market
Community, Sustainability

Hayward Farmers' Market

The Hayward Farmers' Market has been a staple in the Hayward community for over 20 years, providing...
April 18, 2016
multi colored text bubbles
City Services, Community

Get ready to #ConnectHayward!

How do you prefer to be kept informed about what is going on in Hayward? Engagement is a two way...
April 6, 2016
Oak tree leaf
Community, Events, Fire Department, Library, News Release, Police Department, Sustainability

City of Hayward gears up for 33rd Annual Citywide Cleanup

HAYWARD - If you are itching to do some serious spring cleaning you're in luck. The Annual Citywide...
April 5, 2016
Stonebrae golf course in greens and oranges
Community, Events

PGA Tour Returns to Hayward

HAYWARD - The Stonebrae Classic, a Web.com Tour event, will return to TPC Stonebrae in the Hayward...
April 1, 2016
City Goverment, Community, News Release

City of Hayward Seeks Applicants for Youth Commission

HAYWARD – Applications are now being accepted from students interested in serving on the Hayward...
April 1, 2016
Mayor Halliday & 2015 John Pappas Award Winners Jeanne Grocker & Steve Sapontzi
Community, Events

Hearts of Hayward Awards seeking nominations!

HAYWARD - Do you have a volunteer in your life who you would like to recognize for their hardwork?...
March 31, 2016
Community, Fire Department, Public Safety

Free Emergency Response Training from HFD

The Hayward Fire Department is providing a free CERT Training Program which will consist of four evening indoor classes and one outdoor "hands on" skills class. Participants learn skills that will enable them to provide emergency assistance to their families and immediate neighbors as well as organize a neighborhood team response.
March 21, 2016
A plastic water bottle in a pile of leaves
Community, Sustainability

Hayward students enlisted to combat litter with #HaywardShines

The City of Hayward has "gamified" litter removal with the help of Hayward students and the Litterati mobile app. All it takes is a smartphone, the app and the hashtag #HaywardShines to clean up your community and earn chances to win cash prizes.
March 5, 2016
Community, Events, Fire Department

Hayward’s Trailblazing “Firehouse Clinic” Set to Open

(HAYWARD, CA) – The City of Hayward will host a grand opening ceremony on Friday, November 13, for its new South Hayward fire station and first-of-its-kind community health clinic. The ceremony begins at 1:00 p.m. and will include tours of the new Fire Station #7, Firehouse Clinic, and health screenings for local residents. Local leaders including Hayward Mayor Barbara Halliday, U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell and Alameda County Supervisor Richard Valle will provide remarks at 2:00 p.m. The project is a collaboration among the City of Hayward, the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA), and Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center, Inc.
October 29, 2015
Community, Events, Police Department

Hayward Police to stage major pre-Halloween operation

(HAYWARD, CA) – The Hayward Police Department anticipates a rash of spooky behavior, including...
October 28, 2015
City Goverment, Community, Library

Hayward breaks ground on new library, heritage plaza

On October 3, 2015, several hundred community members and dignitaries gathered in Municipal Parking Lot #10 on the corner of C Street and Mission Boulevard to celebrate the ground breaking for Hayward’s 21st Century Library and Heritage Plaza project. On October 3, 2015, several hundred community members and dignitaries gathered in Municipal Parking Lot #10 on the corner of C Street and Mission Boulevard to celebrate the ground breaking for Hayward’s 21st Century Library and Heritage Plaza project.
October 21, 2015
Community, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward to Host Major Community/Law Enforcement Summit

(HAYWARD, CA) – In stark contrast to recent national news highlighting friction between law...
May 6, 2015
Community, Fire Department

Hayward Firefighters, Oakland A’s team up to cover losses suffered by Hayward Little League burglary victims

(HAYWARD, CA) – Few baseball-related losses are as gut-wrenching as the one experienced by Tennyson...
April 16, 2015
Community, Fire Department, News Release, Public Safety

Hayward to Host Countywide Emergency Preparedness Expo

(HAYWARD, CA) – The City of Hayward and the Alameda County Public Health Department will host the...
April 9, 2015