The City of Hayward is initiating a process to move from at-large to a district-based system of elections for City Council starting in 2026.

This change in the election process will benefit from feedback from residents who know the community best, and the City is launching an outreach process to engage residents in the district formation process.

During this meeting, we will receive public and City Council comments and input on mapping and communities of interest.

Links and instructions for how to join the webinar will be posted soon.

Language interpretation and requests for disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or devices, may be arranged by emailing a request to or calling (510) 583-4400 at least 48 hours prior to the hearing.

To facilitate the sharing of information and gathering of input and feedback on the drawing of district-election maps, the City is establishing a website at Community members can also ask questions and provide input and feedback by calling (510) 583-4444 or by sending an email to
Hybrid Participation
777 B Street
Council Chambers & Via Zoom Webinar Platform
Hayward, CA 94541
(510) 583-4444