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City of Hayward Seeks Planning Commission Applicants – Deadline to Apply: Noon, Friday, February 6, 2015

[Press Release]

[Apply Online]

[Printable PDF Application]
If you need a hard copy of the application, please contact:

City Clerk’s Office – 4th Floor
777 B Street
Hayward, CA 94541
(510) 583-4400

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration – Monday, January 19, 2015

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Birthday Celebration

4:30 pm on Monday, January 19, 2015
Chabot College
Reed L. Buffington Visual & Performance Arts Center

Free Admission

Please see attached flyer for additional information.

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Notice of Public Workshop: Draft Sign Ordinance 1/7/15

Notice of Public Workshop on Draft Sign Ordinance
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
1 pm – 3 pm
City Council Chambers, City Hall

A Work Session for this item has tentatively been scheduled for the March 24, 2015 City Council Meeting. The staff report for this meeting will be available Friday, March 20, 2015 on the City’s website or by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at (510) 583-4400.


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Dine Hayward: Restaurant Month January 2nd – January 31, 2015

Dine Hayward – Restaurant Month from January 2nd – January 31st, 2015
Voucher Booklets are being sold for $10 and are available at the Hayward Main Library and the Hayward Chamber of Commerce.

For a list of participating restaurants or for additional information, please view the flyer.

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Community Meeting: Hayward Massage Permit Ordinance 12/18/14

Community Meeting Announcement: community comments sought on updates to the Hayward Massage Permit Ordinance

December 18, 2014 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Hayward City Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 2A


Please note that there will be a City Council Meeting on the Hayward Massage Permit Ordinance on January 13, 2015.

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Shop Hayward event


Don’t miss this year’s “Shop Hayward” event, December 5, 6 & 7!


The first 200 shoppers who make qualifying purchases totaling $150 in Hayward on December 5, 6 & 7 and provide proof of purchase on December 8 & 9 will receive a free, re-usable “Shop Hayward” gift bag filled with goodies, discounts from local businesses and more, including two free movie tickets to the Cinemark Theater in Downtown Hayward.

Bring your receipts to the City Hall information kiosk located at 777 B Street between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm on December 8th or 9th to claim a gift bag. Only 200 gift bags are available, so don’t delay! Bags will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.


Only one gift bag per family. Purchases must be from retail businesses, excluding gas purchases and services (i.e. salons). All purchases must be made within the City of Hayward.



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Downtown Hayward Light Up the Season

Come join the fun on Thursday, December 4, 2014, from 5 pm – 8:30 pm

B Street from Foothill Boulevard to City Hall and Watkins Street.

Please see attached flyer for more details.

Happy Holidays!

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Sneak Preview of 21st Century Library Design – November 18, 2014

There will be a special celebration and a sneak preview of the 21st Century Library Design on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., held at the Hayward City Hall, Room 2A.

This event is being hosted by The Friends of the Hayward Public Library. Refreshments will be served at 6:00 p.m., followed by a review of the designs at the Hayward City Council Meeting beginning at 7:00 p.m.

To RSVP for this event or for additional information, please visit

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Election Day – November 4, 2014




Please exercise your right to vote!

This is a reminder to cast your ballot for the November 4, 2014 General Election. Polls open from 7am to 8pm.

Important Information on Election Day:

To look up your polling place, please click here or call the Office of the City Clerk at 510.583.4400

California Secretary of State

Alameda County Registrar of Voters

 Alameda County Registrar of Voters

Other Resources:

League of Women Voters of the Eden Area

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2014 Small Business Workshops: November 19, 2014 postponed to February 11, 2015

In collaboration with the City of Hayward and the Hayward Chamber of Commerce, the Alameda County Small Business Development Center will be hosting free workshops for Small Businesses. The first workshop will be on the “Top 10 Online Marketing Tools” and will be held on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Hayward City Hall, Council Chambers.

The second workshop on the topic “Meet the Lenders” was originally scheduled to be held on Wednesday, November 19, 2014; however, this workshop is being postponed until Wednesday, February 11, 2015.

To register for this free event or for additional information, please visit the website or call (510) 208-0411.