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Posted on: September 22, 2016

Emeryville Receives Grant to Build Off-Leash Dog Park

After nearly three years of planning and advocating, building a local dog park is now becoming a reality for the community of Emeryville, which was just awarded $25,000 through the PetSafe® Brand Bark for Your Park™ program. Emeryville is one of 25 cities...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Upcoming Community Events: September & October 2016

The Community Services Department is hard at work as they plan a variety of fun events over the next month! Check the City Calendar for exact dates and times!

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

Emeryville Joins Unprecedented Global Rise in Cities Disclosing Their Climate Strategies

Emeryville is part of a network of 533 cities including Johannesburg, London, New York, São Paulo, Sydney and Tokyo that disclose vital climate change related information through CDP, an international NGO that catalyzes city and business action to protect...

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Bay Area SunShares has launched!

Emeryville has teamed up with other Bay Area cities and the San Francisco-based Business Council on Climate Change (BC3) to provide a solar group-purchasing (bulk buy) program for homeowners.

Called SunShares, the program will pool the buying power of ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

City to Host Rail-Volution Tour Through Emeryville: October 11

Fifty years ago, Emeryville was home to meatpacking plants and paint manufacturing facilities. Today this 1.2-square-mile city is a major mixed-use shopping, job and recreational center, home to Pixar, Peets Coffee & Tea, Novartis and other major Bay ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2016

Healthy Homes Basics App Now Available

Healthy Homes Basics App

June is Healthy Homes month! The Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes has developed an app which will help you identify, remediate and prevent common housing-based health hazards, all at the touch of your screen! The new mobile application, t...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2016

New Emeryville Center of Community Life Interactive Model

Emeryville Center of Community Life

The Emeryville Center of Community Life now has a new interactive model online! Click here to take a virtual tour of our upcoming facilities.Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Mayor's State of the City Address

Mayor Dianne Martinez gave the State of the City Address at the City Council meeting on February 16, 2016.

Click here to watch the video.
Posted on: February 9, 2016

Emeryville - Lowest Carbon Footprint in the Bay Area!

A joint study between University of California Berkeley’s CoolClimate Network and the Bay Area Air Quality Management District was released in December 2015, analyzing the Bay Area’s carbon emissions. The study found that Emeryville has the lowest per-hou...Read on...

Posted on: December 30, 2015

Homeowners can receive up to $3,000 for an Earthquake Foundation Retrofit

The City of Emeryville was recently approved by the California Residential Mitigation Program Board members to be included in the 2016 expansion of the Earthquake Brace + Bolt Program (EBB). EBB provides up to $3000 to homeowners who brace and bolt their ...Read on...

Earthquake Brace and Bolt
Posted on: June 17, 2015

NEW MINIMUM WAGE AND PAID SICK LEAVE ORDINANCE GOES INTO EFFECT JULY 2, 2015

The Emeryville City Council adopted an ordinance on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 that will provide for a higher citywide minimum wage and additional paid sick leave provisions than required by the State of California. The new law goes into effect July 2, 2015. ...Read on...

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