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
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
Community, Sustainability

Hayward students enlisted to combat litter with #HaywardShines

The City of Hayward has "gamified" litter removal with the help of Hayward students and the Litterati mobile app. All it takes is a smartphone, the app and the hashtag #HaywardShines to clean up your community and earn chances to win cash prizes.
March 5, 2016
Sustainability

Potential Extension of California’s Emergency Drought Regulations

In spite of recent heavy rains, California’s water supply continues to be low. On November 13, 2015, Governor Brown issued his fifth Executive Order on the drought (EO B-36-15), which calls for a possible extension of emergency water regulations until October 31, 2016. The extension will be considered if drought conditions persist through January 2016.
December 11, 2015
EPA Green Power Award - CM Mendall
Sustainability

Hayward Receives Prestigous EPA Green Power Leadership Award

The City of Hayward’s Water Pollution Control Facility has received a 2015 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). EPA’s annual Green Power Leadership Awards recognize the country’s leading green power users for their commitment and contribution to helping advance the development of the nation’s voluntary green power market. EPA presented the City’s Water Pollution Control Facility with an On-site Generation award at the 2015 Renewable Energy Markets Conference in Arlington, Virginia on October 19, 2015.
October 20, 2015
Mayor Halliday receiving the Beacon Award
Sustainability

Hayward Recognized as Statewide Sustainability Leader

Hayward was one of only four cities in California honored with the Beacon Award in 2015. Mayor Halliday received the award during the League of Cities Conference in San Jose on October 1, 2015.
October 2, 2015
Sustainability

Arbor Day Foundation Names Hayward "Tree City USA"

(HAYWARD, CA) – Hayward has been named a 2014 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of...
May 27, 2015
Sustainability, News Release

Hayward Executive Airport Announces New EV Charging Station

(HAYWARD, CA) – Electric vehicle drivers now have one more charging option in Hayward; the City has...
May 13, 2015
Sustainability

City of Hayward Announces Environmental Awards

(HAYWARD, CA) – The City of Hayward is pleased to announce the single-family residents, multi-...
May 1, 2015
News Release, Sustainability

City of Hayward awarded major grant to expand car sharing

Hayward, C.A., (January 28, 2015) – On Tuesday, the Hayward City Council approved a resolution...
January 28, 2015