A flooded Hayward street
City Services, Community, Fire Department, Police Department

Weather Advisory: Heavy rain in the forecast

With heavy rain in the forecast, pre-filled sandbags are available for residents for pick up...
January 27, 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

Hayward residents schedule all-time-high number of bulky waste pickups in 2020 despite two-month COVID closure

Hayward’s Bulky Item Pick Up program, a free service offered to residential properties, has seen...
January 26, 2021

400,000 gallons of litter removed from downtown Hayward by Downtown Streets Team

The Downtown Streets Team, a team of local volunteers, has removed more than 392,000 gallons of...
January 26, 2021

Five ways to make 2021 your greenest year yet

Start the new year off right with these carbon-conscious new year’s resolutions. Walk or bike when...
January 26, 2021
Community, Sustainability

Call for student artwork: City of Hayward’s Annual Earth Day Poster & Writing Contest

The City of Hayward is now accepting environmentally-themed works of art from K-12 grade students...
January 26, 2021

Hayward surpasses 2020 emission reduction target, on track to meet 2025 goal

According to Hayward’s greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory for 2019 , completed earlier this month,...
January 26, 2021
A row of American Flags underneath a "We Remember"  Poster
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
PD Blotter, Police Department, Public Safety

Police Blotter: January 10-16, 2021

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS january 10 - 16, 2021 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 28 Homicide 0...
January 21, 2021
PD Blotter, Police Department, Public Safety

Police Blotter: January 3-9, 2021

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS January 3- 9, 2021 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 22 Homicide 0...
January 14, 2021
Black and white illustration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with text: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Jan. 18, 2021 6:30PM on Comcast Cable TV Channel 15 and City of Hayward Youtube Channel. Presented by: City of Hayward, South-Alameda County NAACP, Hayward Unified School District, Chabot College. A Video Tribute to Dr. King
City Government, Community, Events

Annual Hayward Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Event goes virtual

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 14, 2021—Hayward community leaders, the Hayward South Alameda County NAACP,...
January 14, 2021
Advisories, Library

Library Closure - Monday, January 18, 2021

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 18th for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. There...
January 14, 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
PD Blotter, Police Department, Public Safety

Police Blotter: December 27, 2020- January 2, 2021

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS december 27 - january 2, 2020 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 47...
January 7, 2021

Hayward Executive Airport is now hiring!

The Position : The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the position of...
December 28, 2020
Police Department, Public Safety

Suspect Charged in Murder of Michaela Garecht

HAYWARD, Calif. , December 21, 2020— After more than 30-years of exhaustive and determined...
December 21, 2020
Advisories, Library

Library Holiday Closures

The Main Library & Weekes Branch will be closed from Thursday, December 24 - Saturday, December...
December 21, 2020
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
PD Blotter, Police Department, Public Safety

Police Blotter: November 29- December 5, 2020

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS November 29 - December 5, 2020 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 38...
December 10, 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