Community, Sustainability

Help Hayward fight food waste by becoming a certified StopWaste Environmental Educator

The 2019 StopWaste Environmental Educator Training (SWEET) program is accepting applications...
July 23, 2019
City Services, Sustainability

Throw out large items for free with Waste Management’s “Bulky Item Pickup” service

It’s easier than you might think to get rid of those large household items that just don’t spark...
July 23, 2019
Sustainability

Hayward municipal fleet ditches diesel for renewable alternative

Earlier this month, the City of Hayward placed its first order of renewable diesel, a fuel designed...
July 23, 2019
Community, Sustainability

SunShares makes going solar and purchasing EVs more affordable for Bay Area residents

Starting Thursday, August 1, Bay Area residents who register with SunShares can get access to...
July 23, 2019
Sustainability

Organics, recycling, landfill… What waste goes where?

Organics, recycling, landfill… What waste goes where? If you aren’t sure if your empty coffee cup...
July 23, 2019
News Release, Sustainability

Hayward recognizes residents, schools and businesses with 2019 Environmental Sustainability Awards

HAYWARD, Calif ., May 29, 2019—The City of Hayward honored 10 recipients with the City’s 2019...
May 29, 2019
Community, Sustainability

City honors 20 young artists and writers in annual Poster and Writing Contest

During a special ceremony at the April 30 th City Council Meeting, Mayor Barbara Halliday and the...
May 28, 2019
Community, Sustainability

55 cubic yards of litter picked up during 36th Annual Clean-Up Day

On Saturday, April 27 th the City of Hayward celebrated Earth Day by hosting the 36th Annual...
May 28, 2019
Sustainability

Schedule a free “Green House Call” to make money-saving, environmentally conscious upgrades to your home

Figuring out the best way to maximize efficiency in your everyday life can be challenging. That’s...
May 28, 2019
Community, Sustainability

Hayward City Council recognizes 10 residents, schools, and businesses in 2019 Environmental Awards

Mayor Halliday, second from left, recognizes staff of Eden Issei Terrace for outstanding...
May 28, 2019
Hayward Shoreline at sunset
News Release, Sustainability

Hayward among leading group of cities scoring an “A” on climate leadership

HAYWARD, Calif., May 22, 2019—The City of Hayward has been recognized as a global leader in...
May 22, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

EBCE hosting bilingual “Understanding Your Bill” community meeting on March 28

Join East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) and City staff on Thursday, March 28 for a bilingual “...
March 27, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

Save the Date – Bike to Work Day is May 9

Councilmember Mark Salinas, center, stopping by an Energizer Station in Hayward during the 2017...
March 27, 2019
Community, Sustainability

Pledge to conserve water this Earth Month for the chance to win prizes

This Earth Month, the City of Hayward reminds residents to not let all the winter rain and April...
March 27, 2019
Community, Sustainability

Rising Sun Center for Opportunity now hiring summer job seekers interested in sustainability

Rising Sun Center for Opportunity is now hiring for their summer Climate Careers earn-and-learn...
March 27, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

Celebrate Earth Day at the 36th Annual Citywide Clean-Up and Community Fair

Join the City of Hayward in celebrating Earth Day 2019 by participating in the family-friendly 36...
March 27, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

Now Accepting Nominations for 2019 Environmental Awards

The City of Hayward is accepting nominations for its 36th Annual Environmental Awards to recognize...
January 23, 2019
News Release, Sustainability

Call for student artwork—City of Hayward annual Earth Day poster and writing contest

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 23, 2019—The City of Hayward is accepting entries for its annual Earth Day...
January 23, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

Call for Student Artwork: City of Hayward’s Annual Poster & Writing Contest

The City of Hayward is accepting entries for its annual Earth Day Poster and Writing Contest, which...
January 23, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

Save the Date: 36th Annual Citywide Clean-Up & Community Fair on April 27

Hayward’s 36 th Annual Citywide Clean-Up & Community Fair will take place on Saturday, April 27...
January 23, 2019
Community, Sustainability

Hayward City Council Declares Climate Emergency

On January 15 th , the Hayward City Council unanimously approved a resolution endorsing the...
January 23, 2019
Community, Events, Sustainability

EBCE to Host “Understanding Your Bill” Q&A at Snappy’s Cafe in Hayward

Hayward-area residents and business representatives are encouraged to stop by Snappy’s Cafe on...
January 23, 2019
Sustainability

Call for nominations—City of Hayward annual environmental awards

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 22, 2019—The City of Hayward is accepting nominations for its 36th Annual...
January 22, 2019
News Release, Sustainability

Community presentation on cleaner power options through East Bay Community Energy

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 19, 2018—Hayward-area residents are invited to attend a presentation on how...
November 19, 2018
Hayward Maintenance Service staff members handing out compost
Sustainability

Another Successful Compost Giveaway

More than 800 Hayward residents woke up bright and early this past Saturday morning to pick up...
October 23, 2018
Children trick-or-treating during the day in brightly colored costumes
Sustainability

Tips for a green Halloween

Being green on Halloween doesn’t have to be a pain in the neck. Here are some tricks and treats...
October 23, 2018