News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Homicide Investigation

HAYWARD, Calif. ,— On Tuesday, February 4 th , 2020, at about 5:40 PM our officers responded to the...
February 7, 2020
City Government, Community, News Release

Hayward minimum wage measure puts City on fast track to $15 an hour

HAYWARD, Calif. , Feb. 5, 2020—The Hayward City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to increase...
February 5, 2020
Community, Events, News Release

Hayward to honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with holiday march and musical tribute

HAYWARD, Calif. , Jan. 15, 2020—A morning rally and march followed by an evening musical tribute...
January 15, 2020
The building at Maple and Main Streets
City Government, News Release, Public Safety

Hayward wins court order to clean-up, secure downtown site posing health and safety risk

HAYWARD, Calif. , Dec. 19, 2019—The City of Hayward won an important legal victory Wednesday in a...
December 19, 2019
News Release

Hayward offers 30 acres with SF Bay views for development of up to 625 housing units

HAYWARD, Calif. , November 21, 2019—The City of Hayward is requesting proposals from developers...
November 21, 2019
City Government, Community, News Release

Housing Navigation Center opens in Hayward to help people experiencing homelessness

HAYWARD, Calif. , Nov. 14, 2019—The City of Hayward will celebrate on Monday the opening of a new...
November 14, 2019
Map of Hayward on a red background
City Government, Community, Fire Department, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

PG&E power shutdown affecting thousands in Hayward hills, Fairview Fire Protection District

HAYWARD, Calif. , Oct. 10, 2019— Pacific Gas and Electric Co. shutoff power to 1,400 residences in...
October 10, 2019
Power Outage Alert
Fire Department, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward prepares for red-flag wind event, PG&E’s planned power shutdowns

HAYWARD, Calif. , Oct. 8, 2019—The City of Hayward is increasing firefighter, police and emergency-...
October 8, 2019
City Government, News Release

Developer to break ground on housing and new retail space at former Mervyns department stores headquarters

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 27, 2019—Dollinger Properties of Redwood City will formally break ground...
September 27, 2019
Library, News Release

Hayward’s new main library opens to public on Saturday with community open house

HAYWARD, Calif., Sept. 13, 2019 --Hayward’s new 21 st Century Library and Community Learning Center...
September 13, 2019
News Release

Unveiling ceremony at local school for relocated and updated mural art paying tribute to Latin American culture

HAYWARD, Calif. , Aug. 20, 2019—Congressman Eric Swalwell and Mayor Barbara Halliday will join...
August 20, 2019
Library, News Release

Hayward’s new downtown library to open for regular operations Sept. 14

HAYWARD, Calif., Aug. 14, 2019 --Hayward’s new 21st Century Library and Community Learning Center...
August 14, 2019
City Government, News Release

Building permit issued for Lincoln Landing residential and retail project at former Mervyns headquarters property

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 29, 2019—The City of Hayward has issued a building permit to Dollinger...
July 29, 2019
News Release

Lane closure on northbound Mission Boulevard in South Hayward for roadway rehabilitation and repaving

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 26, 2019—Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane along a 1.5-mile...
July 26, 2019
Chief Toney Chaplin in front of Hayward City Hall on a sunny day
City Government, News Release, Police Department

San Francisco Assistant Chief Toney Chaplin named Hayward’s 15th Chief of Police

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 23, 2019—Toney Chaplin, the San Francisco assistant chief of police, has...
July 23, 2019
Airport, Fire Department, News Release, Police Department

Helicopter flown on instructional flight crashed today at Hayward Executive Airport

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 15, 2019—A helicopter flown on an instructional flight crashed today at...
July 15, 2019
Hayward City Hall on a partly cloudy evening.
News Release

La ciudad de Hayward afirma el estado de santuario y comparte recursos legales relacionados con la aplicación de la ley federal de inmigración

HAYWARD, Calif. , 11 de junio de 2019: la ciudad de Hayward es una ciudad santuario que no...
July 11, 2019
Hayward City Hall on a partly cloudy evening.
News Release

City of Hayward affirms sanctuary status and shares legal resources related to federal immigration enforcement

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 11, 2019—The City of Hayward is a sanctuary city that does not participate...
July 11, 2019
News Release

Hayward offers 37 acres with SF Bay views for new housing development

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 10, 2019—The City of Hayward is requesting proposals from developers...
July 10, 2019
Close up view of City of Hayward from Stonebrae
Fire Department, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

City of Hayward and Fairview Fire Protection District moving to new mass notification system AC Alert

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 28, 2019—The City of Hayward and Fairview Fire Protection District are...
June 28, 2019
City Government, City Services, Community, News Release

Hayward awarded $1 million from state for Housing Navigation Center for homeless

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 21, 2019—The City of Hayward has been awarded nearly $1 million in state...
June 21, 2019
City Government, Community, News Release

Hayward to limit rent increases in overhaul of Residential Rent Stabilization Ordinance

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 20, 2019—The City Council has given initial approval to new legislation...
June 20, 2019
black and white close-up photo of a police badge
News Release, Police Department

Members named to new Community Advisory Panel to Chief of Police

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 3, 2019—The City of Hayward announced today the selection of 12 people to...
June 3, 2019
Beautiful rainbow Pride flag on a windy partly cloudy day
Community, News Release

City of Hayward to raise gay Pride flag on Saturday in support of LGBT+ equality

HAYWARD, Calif. , May 30, 2019—In recognition of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender pride, the...
May 30, 2019