City Government, Community

Public meeting on the future of parks in Hayward—Monday, April 24

The Hayward City Council and Hayward Area Recreation and Park District (HARD) Board of Directors...
April 20, 2023
Cinco de Mayo Flyer
Community, Events

The 38th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration—Saturday, April 29

The music, dance and cultural extravaganza and party that is the annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration...
April 20, 2023
News Release, Police Department

Arrest made in 2019 homicide that occurred near Santa Clara Way and Yolo St

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510)293-7064 Arrest made in 2019...
April 19, 2023
Community, Events

How to watch Hearts of Hayward Volunteer Awards and Recognition Event

The annual Hearts of Hayward Volunteer Awards and Recognition Event will be streamed live on the...
April 18, 2023
Police Department

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

As National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week comes to a close, we want to take a moment to...
April 14, 2023
PD Blotter, Police Department

Police Blotter: April 2-8, 2023

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS april 2-8, 2023 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 63 Homicide 0...
April 13, 2023
News Release, Police Department

Fatal Collision - 30000 block of San Benito Street

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Fatal Collision – 30000 block...
April 13, 2023
Police Department

National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week

National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week is a time we set aside to honor the hard work and...
April 12, 2023
Full City Council from left: Councilmember Dan Goldstein, Councilmember George Syrop, Councilmember Julie Roche, Mayor Mark Salinas, newly appoint Councilmember Ray Bonilla, Councilmember Francisco Zermeño, Mayor Pro Tempore Angela Andrews picture on screen behind Councilmembers
City Government

Planning Commissioner Ray Bonilla Jr. appointed to Hayward City Council

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 12, 2023— Planning Commissioner Ray Bonilla Jr. was appointed Tuesday night...
April 12, 2023
Police Department

Handgun in plain view recovered during traffic stop; driver arrested.

Officers pulled a man over for a speeding violation near La Playa Dr and Hesperian Blvd. As...
April 11, 2023
Police Department

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

This week is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, and we want to give a heartfelt, “thank...
April 10, 2023
Police Department

Hayward Chamber of Commerce Officer of the Year 2022

Some of you may recall us highlighting Officer Emilio Gonzalez’s hard work late last year after...
April 7, 2023
News Release, Police Department

Fatal Collision - 200 block of Benmore Dr

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel 510-293-7064 Fatal Collision – 200...
April 7, 2023
PD Blotter, Police Department

Police Blotter: March 26-April 1, 2023

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS March 26-april 1, 2023 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 34 Homicide...
April 6, 2023
Photo of purple-gloved hands with tweezers holding a green and purple cannabis plant.
City Government

Deadline for commercial cannabis permit applicants extended to May 1

The City of Hayward is extending until May 1 its deadline to accept applications from individuals...
April 3, 2023
Police Department

Join the Hayward PD family!

Do you want to work for one of the most diverse communities in the nation? Do you want to make a...
April 3, 2023
PD Blotter, Police Department

Weekly Blotter: March 19-25, 2023

STATISTICAL HIGHLIGHTS March 19-25, 2023 Weekly Arrests (Includes cite/released): 37 Homicide 0...
March 30, 2023
News Release, Police Department

April is distracted driving awareness month

Media Contact: Sergeant Tasha DeCosta (510)293-7169 Get Off Your Apps: April is Distracted Driving...
March 30, 2023
Police Department

Recent tow operations lead to nearly 150 vehicles removed from roadway

Some of our patrol teams participated in several tow operations to remove vehicles that were...
March 28, 2023
Community, Events, Sustainability

Celebrate Earth Day 2023 at the Annual Citywide Clean-Up and Community Fair

Join the City of Hayward and the Keep Hayward Clean and Green Taskforce in celebrating Earth Day...
March 28, 2023
Sustainability

Battery disposal services now available at Hayward public libraries

As of February 2023, Hayward residents may now dispose of their old batteries at a Hayward public...
March 28, 2023
Sustainability

Waste management soon to charge fees for contaminated recyclables and overfilled bins

On March 1, 2023, Waste Management of Alameda County (WMAC) initiated a new monitoring program to...
March 28, 2023
Sustainability

Pledge to conserve water this April for the chance to win prizes

The City of Hayward is once again participating in the annual Wyland National Mayor's Challenge for...
March 28, 2023
City Services

Disposal Day program for getting rid of household debris returns Saturday, April 8

The City of Hayward's Maintenance Services Department is hosting its next Disposal Day's event on...
March 25, 2023
News Release, Police Department

Fatal Collision - Industrial Blvd/Baumberg Ave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510)293-7064 Fatal Collision –...
March 24, 2023