Illustration of Depot Road apartments.
City Services

Progress housing the unsheltered, creating affordable homes in 2022

City expansion of transitional programs contributed to a decline in the number of unsheltered...
January 10, 2023
Russell City Mural
City Services

Addressing racial equity took priority in 2022

From exploration of the fairness and effects of past decision-making to how core municipal...
January 10, 2023
Illustration of clouds, a rocket launching, and an astronaut with text: Hayward e-permits.
City Services, News Release

Coming soon—Online development planning, building permitting and code enforcement

The City of Hayward is in the final stages of introducing an online system to allow residents,...
November 8, 2022
Waste Management trucks in a parking lot
City Government, City Services, News Release

Hayward and Waste Management of Alameda County reach new franchise agreement for garbage, organics, and recycling services

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 30, 2022—The Hayward City Council voted Tuesday night to award Waste...
June 30, 2022
City Services, Sustainability

New online portal and fee-free bill payment options coming soon for Hayward Water System customers

A new online portal is coming next month for Hayward Water System customers, including fee-free...
May 24, 2022
Navigation Center original two trailers.
City Government, City Services, Public Safety

Hayward Navigation Center moving nearly two-thirds of formerly homeless residents into permanent housing

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 18, 2021— The City of Hayward Housing Navigation Center celebrates its two-...
November 18, 2021
Russell City mural with painting of Jazz singers and performers as well as a little Black boy dancing.
City Government, City Services, News Release

Hayward City Council issues formal apology for City’s role in racial discrimination—and mass displacement of Russell City residents

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 17, 2021—The Hayward City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a...
November 17, 2021
City Services, Community, News Release

Financial help to cover back rent, utility expenses remains available as State COVID-19 eviction moratorium winds down

HAYWARD, Calif. , Sept. 28, 2021— Financial assistance is available to both income-eligible tenants...
September 28, 2021