Sustainability

Hayward Joins Mayors National Climate Action Agenda

Mayor Halliday of the City of Hayward has joined the Climate Mayors to express Hayward’s support...
June 9, 2017
Community, News Release, Sustainability

2017 Environmental Awards

Fairview Elementary School students and staff with Mayor Halliday The City of Hayward is pleased to...
May 30, 2017
Community, Events, News Release, Sustainability

Hayward shoreline hosts Earth Day March for Science along San Francisco Bay

HAYWARD, Calif., April 18, 2017 —The Hayward shoreline will serve as the location of one of more...
April 18, 2017
News Release, Sustainability

CITY OF HAYWARD COMMITS TO THE COMPACT OF MAYORS

On March 7, 2017, Hayward Mayor Halliday and the Hayward City Council adopted a resolution to join...
April 10, 2017
Tidal Flow  - By Chris Benton
Library, Sustainability

Hayward Book-to-Action takes on climate change with shoreline “March for Science” on Earth Day

HAYWARD, Calif., April 4, 2017—Against a backdrop at the federal level of proposed cuts in...
April 4, 2017
Community, Sustainability

Grant Money Available for Community Projects

The Community Stewardship Grant program provides funding for community projects that protect creeks...
April 3, 2017
Sustainability

Workshop on Toxic Air Contaminant, Greenhouse Gas Emission Rules

New regulations proposed to control toxic air contaminant and greenhouse gas emissions from San...
March 17, 2017
Community, Events, Sustainability

The Hayward Garden in a Day Lawn Transformation Project

Hayward residents are invited to help convert the 5,000-square-foot City Hall lawn into an...
March 14, 2017
City Services, Community, Sustainability

Voluntary Lead Testing in Schools

On January 17, 2017 the State announced a new initiative for K-12 schools to receive free testing...
March 13, 2017
City Goverment, Community, Sustainability

East Bay Community Energy Recruiting for Community Advisory Committee

East Bay Community Energy Authority (EBCEA) is now taking applications for community members to...
February 10, 2017
Lea's Christian School receives a 2016 City of Hayward Environmental Award
News Release, Sustainability

Call for Nominations: City of Hayward Annual Environmental Awards

Nominate yourself or someone you know! The City of Hayward is accepting nominations for its 34th...
January 20, 2017
City Services, Sustainability

2016 Hayward Lead Sampling Completed

In 1991, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a regulation known as...
January 18, 2017
News Release, Sustainability

City of Hayward Adopts Zero Net Energy Goal

City facilities get greener! The Hayward City Council unanimously approved a Resolution...
December 21, 2016
Community, Sustainability

GRID Alternatives comes to Hayward

GRID Alternatives’ state-sponsored solar program is coming to Hayward neighborhoods! GRID...
December 6, 2016
Sustainability

Hayward Receives Gold Level Beacon Spotlight Award for Natural Gas Savings

This year, Hayward received the 2016 Gold Level Beacon Spotlight Award for a 10% Natural Gas...
November 7, 2016
City Goverment, Sustainability

Hayward City Council to Consider Joining East Bay Community Energy

On Tuesday, November 29 at 7pm, the Hayward City Council will consider whether to join a community...
November 1, 2016
Sustainability

Hayward Meets Water Conservation Targets as Drought Continues

Between June 2015 and August 2016, Hayward achieved a water use reduction of 24%, as compared to...
September 13, 2016
Sustainability

City of Hayward Joins Global Movement to Disclose Emissions Data

The City of Hayward joined 533 cities, including Johannesburg, London, New York, São Paulo, Sydney...
August 22, 2016
News Release, Sustainability

Microsoft Partners with Hayward based Primus Power to Drive Energy Innovation at Datacenters

WASHINGTON , DC -- (Marketwired - Jun16, 2016) - Today, at a White House event honoring clean...
June 16, 2016
City Goverment, Sustainability

City honored with Acterra Award for Environmental Leadership

Acterra recently presented an environmental award to the City of Hayward in recognition of the City...
June 9, 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
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
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
Sustainability

Hayward Annual 2016 Environmental Awards

2016 Hayward Annual Environmental Awards Mayor Halliday with Representatives of the South Hayward...
April 25, 2016
City Goverment, 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
Community, Sustainability

Hayward Farmers' Market

The Hayward Farmers' Market has been a staple in the Hayward community for over 20 years, providing...
April 18, 2016
Community, Events, Fire Department, Library, News Release, Police Department, Sustainability

City of Hayward gears up for 33rd Annual Citywide Cleanup

HAYWARD - If you are itching to do some serious spring cleaning you're in luck. The Annual Citywide...
April 5, 2016
City Goverment, City Services, Sustainability

State Extended Emergency Drought Regulations

With California still experiencing severe drought despite recent rains, on February 2, 2016 the State Water Resources Control Board adopted revised Emergency Regulations to ensure that urban water conservation continues in 2016.
March 9, 2016