Community, Fire Department, Public Safety

Free Emergency Response Training from HFD

The Hayward Fire Department is providing a free CERT Training Program which will consist of four evening indoor classes and one outdoor "hands on" skills class. Participants learn skills that will enable them to provide emergency assistance to their families and immediate neighbors as well as organize a neighborhood team response.
March 21, 2016
Hayward Fire Department recruits plank in front of two fire engines
Fire Department

The Latest Recruits

Today was Orientation Day. Day 1 of a 16-week academy for Recruit Class 2016-1. Today, the Recruits...
March 21, 2016
Open Water Rescuers
Fire Department, Public Safety

Hayward Fire Department Hosts Open Water Rescuer Class

During March, the Hayward Fire Department hosted an Open Water Rescuer class. Four instructors, all from Hayward Fire, instructed 16 students from the following agencies: Alameda County Fire Department, Contra Costa Fire Department, Albany Fire Department, Oakland Fire Department, and East Bay Regional Parks.
March 10, 2016
Community, Events, Fire Department

Hayward’s Trailblazing “Firehouse Clinic” Set to Open

(HAYWARD, CA) – The City of Hayward will host a grand opening ceremony on Friday, November 13, for its new South Hayward fire station and first-of-its-kind community health clinic. The ceremony begins at 1:00 p.m. and will include tours of the new Fire Station #7, Firehouse Clinic, and health screenings for local residents. Local leaders including Hayward Mayor Barbara Halliday, U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell and Alameda County Supervisor Richard Valle will provide remarks at 2:00 p.m. The project is a collaboration among the City of Hayward, the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA), and Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center, Inc.
October 29, 2015
Community, Fire Department

Hayward Firefighters, Oakland A’s team up to cover losses suffered by Hayward Little League burglary victims

(HAYWARD, CA) – Few baseball-related losses are as gut-wrenching as the one experienced by Tennyson...
April 16, 2015
Community, Fire Department, News Release, Public Safety

Hayward to Host Countywide Emergency Preparedness Expo

(HAYWARD, CA) – The City of Hayward and the Alameda County Public Health Department will host the...
April 9, 2015
Fire Department, Public Safety

SoCal tragedy spurs quick action in Hayward

(HAYWARD, CA) – When Jose Manuel Beltran, a bright, energetic Delano, CA eighth grader, collapsed...
February 13, 2015