Take the Summer Reading Challenge!

Hayward Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge helps kids fight the “summer slide” Kids who don’...
June 9, 2016
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
woman pouring water from a clear pitcher into a glass
News Release

Rayvio Corp Raises $26 Million to Scale Manufacturing, Utilizing City's Concierge Program

Photo Courtesy of Rayvio Corporation (Hayward, CA) RayVio Corp., an advanced health and hygiene...
June 1, 2016
Man cutting down dry brush
Fire Department, News Release

No Cost Residential Chipper Program

UPDATE 06/23/16: The chipping service has been unbelievable popular this year! At this time we have...
May 30, 2016

Final Environmental Assessment for Runway Safety Enhancement Project

In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA) (42 U.S.C. 4321...
May 25, 2016
News Release, Sustainability

Draft 2015 Urban Water Management Plan Available for Review

On June 14, the City Council will hold a public hearing on the City’s 2015 Urban Water Management...
May 24, 2016
City Government, News Release


HAYWARD - The City of Hayward is seeking individuals interested in serving Hayward. We currently...
May 23, 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

Call for Artists – 21st Century Library & Community Learning Center

The City of Hayward, working with art consultant Beth Jones, has released a Request for...
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
Advisories, Airport

Taxi Lane Paving Projects (EXPIRED)

WHAT: Closure of portions of the East T-Hangars ramp, Z1 intersection, airport wash pad, and...
May 12, 2016
Official Election Ballot Drop Box
City Government, Library, News Release


HAYWARD – It's a big year for elections, and as an added convenience for Alameda County voters this...
May 12, 2016
News Release

Porifera Selected for Proposed $1M Award by the California Energy Commission

Image courtesy of Porifera: CAD rendering of a water treatment system. Hayward, California – May 11...
May 11, 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
American flag against a bright blue sky with white cloud whisps
Events, Fire Department, Police Department

City of Hayward to Dedicate 9/11 Memorial

HAYWARD - On Monday, May 30 at 1:00 p.m. the City of Hayward will officially dedicate its newest...
May 10, 2016
Hayward City Hall
City Government

Public Notice - County Housing Bond - City Council Work Session

The County of Alameda is exploring a potential $500 million housing bond to: acquire and construct...
May 6, 2016
Mayor Halliday and Assemblyman Bill Quirk help Ampex employees cut the red ribbon
Events, News Release

Ampex Data Systems Corporation Relocates to Hayward

HAYWARD - On April 22, 2016, Ampex Data Systems Corporation (Ampex) celebrated the grand opening of...
May 4, 2016
Fire fighter recruits in full turnout gear enter the training building with fire fighters
Fire Department, News Release

Week #6 for Recruit Class 2016-1

The recruits completed the Engine Module last week. During this time, the recruits were challenged...
May 3, 2016
Fire Department

A Day In the Life of a Recruit in Academy 16-01

A day in the life of a Hayward fire recruit starts early. Preparedness, dedication, and attention...
May 3, 2016
Advisories, Library

Late Opening on May 5th

The Main Library and Weekes Branch will open at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 5th. We apologize for...
May 2, 2016
Fire fighter recruits in full turnout gear work to put out a practice fire in the training building
Fire Department

Week #5 for Recruit Class 2016-1

This past week, the recruits continued to build on what they learned from the prior week,...
April 29, 2016
Fire Department, News Release

2016 Wildfire Season (Wildfire Awareness Week)

2016 Wildfire Season (Wildfire Awareness Week) California wildfire season typically begins in the...
April 29, 2016
Fire Department, News Release

Fairview Fire Protection Courtesy Notices 2016

The Fairview Fire Protection District (FFPD) has mailed out a friendly reminder to all Fairview...
April 29, 2016

Downtown Lane Closures on Mission Blvd. and C Street

Motorists traveling through Downtown Hayward should be advised of occasional lane closures on the...
April 28, 2016
Advisories, Library

Weekes Branch Late Opening on April 26th

The Weekes Branch Library will open at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26th. We apologize for any...
April 26, 2016

Hayward Annual 2016 Environmental Awards

2016 Hayward Annual Environmental Awards Mayor Halliday with Representatives of the South Hayward...
April 25, 2016
Mayor Halliday poses with students from Bret Hart Middle School in Council Chambers
City Government, News Release, Sustainability

Hayward Annual Environmental Awards

The City of Hayward is pleased to announce the recipients of the City of Hayward’s 2016 Annual...
April 25, 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
Fire Department

Engine Module for Recruit Class 2016-01

Recruit Academy 2016-01 recently completed the first three days of the Engine Module portion of...
April 18, 2016
Advisories, Library

Late Opening on Thursday, April 21st

The library will open at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 21st. We apologize for any inconvenience.
April 16, 2016