News Release, Police Department

Robbery Purse Snatch Series

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 29, 2021 — The Hayward Police Department has been investigating a series of...
April 29, 2021
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City Government, City Services, Library, News Release

Hayward Public Library reopens May 3 with HPL Express walk-in service, safety protocols

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 27, 2021— Hayward Library Director Jayanti Addleman announced today the...
April 27, 2021
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City Government, News Release

Hayward City Council condemns racism, violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

HAYWARD, Calif. , March 25, 2020—The Hayward City Council adopted unanimously on Tuesday a...
March 25, 2021
City Government, News Release, Police Department

Hayward City Council approves settlement of lawsuit to benefit children of Agustin Gonsalez

HAYWARD, Calif. , March 17, 2021— The Hayward City Council voted unanimously in a closed session...
March 17, 2021
News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Officer Involved Shooting

HAYWARD, Calif., March 16, 2021— We are actively investigating an officer involved shooting that...
March 16, 2021
City Government, Community, Fire Department, News Release

Hayward COVID-19 Testing Center moves to drop-in service with shift to new diagnostic lab

HAYWARD, Calif. , Feb. 19, 2021—The City of Hayward COVID-19 Testing Center is now providing...
February 19, 2021
City Government, City Services, Community, News Release

Hayward City Council acts to maintain COVID-19 eviction protections for residents and businesses

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 27, 2021—The Hayward City Council approved emergency legislation Tuesday...
January 27, 2021
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City Government, Community, Fire Department, Library, News Release, Police Department

City of Hayward memorial honors lives lost to virus during first year of COVID-19 pandemic

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 25, 2021—The City of Hayward will honor the 149 lives lost to COVID-19 in...
January 25, 2021
On a dark green background: Graphic of the top of a house in a white outline over the text 'Let's House Hayward." To the right in white text: Jan. 19 & Jan. 20 Community Planning Summit on Homelessness
City Government, City Services, Community, Events, News Release

Let’s House Hayward community planning summit to reduce homelessness

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 13, 2021— The City of Hayward will hold a two-day community planning summit...
January 13, 2021
Jayanti Addleman
Library, News Release

Hayward’s Jayanti Addleman receives American Library Association I Love My Librarian Award

CHICAGO , Jan. 11, 2021—Jayanti Addleman, director of library services for the Hayward Public...
January 11, 2021
City Government, News Release

New Councilmember Angela Andrews sworn in as retiring Councilmember Al Mendall steps down

HAYWARD, Calif. , Dec. 16, 2020—Angela Andrews took the oath Tuesday as a newly elected Hayward...
December 16, 2020
City Services, Community, News Release

Navigation Center Annex Project to temporarily expand transitional housing and support for people experiencing homelessness

HAYWARD, Calif. , Dec. 9, 2020—The Hayward City Council authorized on Tuesday the temporary leasing...
December 9, 2020
News Release

Jennifer Ott named next Assistant City Manager for the City of Hayward

HAYWARD, Calif. , Dec. 4, 2020—Hayward City Manager Kelly McAdoo announced today the promotion and...
December 4, 2020
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City Government, City Services, Community, News Release

Navigation Center pilot showing success moving people from the street into permanent housing

HAYWARD, Calif. , Dec. 2, 2020—The City of Hayward Housing Navigation Center for people...
December 2, 2020
City Services, Fire Department, News Release, Police Department

Street-sweeping and related parking enforcement in Hayward suspended until Dec. 10

Dec. 20, 2020 Update : Street sweeping services and related parking enforcement will continue...
November 30, 2020
Community, News Release

Hayward launches #TogetherForTennyson business directory and promotional campaign

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 24, 2020—The Tennyson Road corridor of South Hayward is the focus of a new...
November 24, 2020
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News Release, Sustainability

Hayward wins A-List recognition as global leader in environmental action

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 20, 2020—Hayward is among just 88 cities worldwide and only three in the San...
November 20, 2020
Community, News Release

Two-week application period for Alameda County COVID-19 business-assistance grants now open

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 17, 2020—Hayward small businesses that have been forced to close or layoff a...
November 17, 2020
City Government, Community, Fire Department, News Release, Police Department

Indoor dining halted amid COVID-19 rollback of allowable activities and business operations

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov.17, 2020—The State of California has rolled back allowable types of...
November 17, 2020
News Release

City of Hayward, Cal State East Bay settle litigation over University Master Plan and traffic mitigation

HAYWARD, Calif. , Oct. 30, 2020—The City of Hayward and Cal State East Bay announced today an...
October 30, 2020
City Government, News Release

Hayward’s strong AA+ credit rating affirmed amid coronavirus pandemic uncertainty

HAYWARD, Calif. , Oct. 7, 2020—The credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has affirmed the City of...
October 7, 2020
City Government, News Release

City of Hayward apologizes for Trump letter unwittingly distributed with food-assistance boxes

HAYWARD, Calif. , Oct. 1, 2020— Several hundred boxes of food distributed today during the weekly...
October 1, 2020
City Government, News Release

Hayward City Council extends local moratorium on evictions of commercial tenants

HAYWARD, Calif. , Sept. 25, 2020—The Hayward City Council has voted to extend by four months until...
September 25, 2020
City Government, Community, News Release

Hayward City Council caps fees order-and-delivery businesses can charge local restaurants

HAYWARD, Calif. , Sept. 23, 2020—The Hayward City Council voted Tuesday to cap temporarily at 15...
September 23, 2020
News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Homicide Investigation

HAYWARD, Calif. , Sept. 18, 2020— On Sunday, September 13, 2020, at about 9:56 PM our officers...
September 18, 2020
City Services, Community, Fire Department, News Release

Hayward Fire Department offers free chipping service to reduce fire risk

HAYWARD, Calif. , Sept. 16, 2020— The Hayward Fire Department is now accepting applications from...
September 16, 2020
News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Pedestrian Safety Month

Go Safely, California: September is Pedestrian Safety Month Hayward, Calif., Sept. 8, 2020—...
September 8, 2020