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Posted on: July 24, 2021

Showcase Your Art at the 35th Annual Celebration of the Arts

Emeryville 35th Arts Exhibition

Calling All Emeryville Artists

Entry Deadline is July 31, 2021 by 10:59 PM

Emeryville Celebration of the Arts is using the CaFÉ digital screening platform again for a virtual selection process. Great efforts are being made to bring yo...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Emeryville Residents: Alameda County to Rescind Local "Shelter-in-Place" Health Officer Order

COVID-19 Announcement

Alameda County Public Health is rescinding its local "Shelter-in-Place" Health Officer Order to align with the State's Public Health Order.  Employers should continue to follow Cal/OSHA's standards.

For more information, please ...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

AC Transit Making Countless Improvements for Emeryville Commuters

AC Transit reNew

With restrictions being lifted, schools going back on in-person instruction, and more businesses opening back up, AC Transit is working to make the riding experience safer and more convenient than ever.

Physical distancing requirements have been recently l...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Attend the 5-Year Review of the Former Sherwin-Williams Site on June 17

Sherwin Williams Paint Emeryville

The California Department of Toxic Substances Control encourages you to attend a remote public meeting on the second Five-Year review of the Former Sherwin Williams Site.

Thursday, June 17, 20216:30 PMvia ZoomCLICK HERE TO REGISTER

DTSC is beginning the sec...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Schedule Your COVID-19 Vaccine at the Emeryville Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccines

COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Available

Friday, June 4, 20211:30 PM - 4:30 PMEmeryville Health Center4727 San Pablo Avenue, Emeryville (Buildings B & D)

Free and open to everyone in the Emeryville community ages 12+.  

Walk-ups available. &a...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Vaccinated Emeryville Residents 12+ are Eligible to Enter California's Vaccine Incentive Program

California's Vaccine Incentive Program

Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday unveiled a $116.5-million plan to incentivize more Californians to get the COVID-19 vaccine and reward those who are already vaccinated.

Are you already vaccinated or about to be? Great! You’ll have a chance at winning $50...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Join Us for Summer 2021 at the ECCL Swim Center

ECCL Swim Center

Join us for Summer 2021 at the Pool!

JUNE 21-AUGUST 14, 2021

CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED EMERYVILLE AQUATICS CENTER PROGRAMS

SWIM LESSONS REGISTRATION

Residents: Monday, May 24, 2021 at 9amNon-Residents: Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 9am

Group and Pri...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Tell Us What You Like (or Don't Like) About Walking, Biking and Rolling in Emeryville

Emeryville Active Transportation Plan Survey

Win a $100 gift card! Tell us how you move in Emeryville.

The City of Emeryville needs your input to update its Active Transportation Plan. Tell us what you like (or don't like!) about walking, biking and rolling in Emeryville. Your feedback will help deve...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Oakland Coliseum Mass Vaccination Site Closes After Administering Over 500,000 Doses

Alameda-Oakland Coliseum Mass Vaccination Site

The Oakland Coliseum mass vaccination site closed Sunday, May 23, after the site's last scheduled appointment.  The site's operation began as a State and Federal partnership between Cal OES and FEMA.  In mid-April, the State and the Coun...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Internet Payment Relief Available for Eligible Emeryville Households

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program will provide eligible households with discounts of up to $50 a month for broadband services. It also will provide a one-time discount of up to $100 on a computer or tablet for eligible households. 

Under the...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

*DATE CHANGE* Register for a COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment at the Emeryville Senior Center

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The Emeryville Senior Center has been confirmed for a COVID-19 vaccination clinic. Wellspring Pharmacy will be the vaccination partner servicing the site.  If you haven’t received your COVID-19 vaccine yet and would like to, please regi...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Emeryville Residents: COVID-19 Vaccine Now Approved for Children 12-15 Years

COVID-19 Vaccines

The COVID-19 vaccine has now been approved for use for children 12-15 years of age.  Alameda County will begin offering family days and drop-in access for priority neighborhoods.

To find out when and where to get your child vaccinated, please visi...

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Stay Informed with the Latest COVID-19 Updates

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Stay up-to-date with the latest COVID-19 guidelines from theAlameda County Public Health Department.

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Emeryville is Launching Dockless Shared Mobility

Dockless Shared Mobility

The City of Emeryville has opened its permit process for “dockless shared mobility”:  scooters and dockless e-bikes.  We’re hoping interested operators of these systems apply for permits, and that everyone i...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Seeking Emeryville Residents 50 or Older for Brief Survey About Internet Services

Online Survey

The Alameda County Council for Age-Friendly Communities is conducting a brief survey of older adults in Emeryville and Alameda County that asks about their level of access to internet services and devices, as well as their need for education and training ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Emeryville Residents Can Learn About Home Fire Safety With the American Red Cross

Home Fire Safety Education

Most of us don’t realize we have just two minutes to escape a home fire. That’s why the American Red Cross is preparing families to act quickly through their Home Fire Campaign. Since launching the campaign in 2014, they’ve helped save at least 820 lives ...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

ACTC Celebrates Emeryville's Doyle Greenway Quick Build Project

Doyle Street

Alameda County Transportation Commission Chair, Pauline Cutter, introduced what success looks like for the agency’s Measure B COVID-19 Rapid Response Bicycle and Pedestrian Grant Program – the Emeryville Greenway: Doyle Street Bike/Ped...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Emeryville Summer Camp is Open for Registrations

Community Services - Parks Make Life Better

SUMMER CAMP IS HERE!

The "REC" Summer Camp. FUN IS HERE!Spaces are limited, so don't delay!

Click here for program details and to get information to register.

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Sign-Up to Receive Timely Emeryville Community Alerts

Nixle

Sign-up to receive up-to-date, timely community messages from the Emeryville Police Department (EPD) through EPD's Nixle Alerts page:

EPD alerts can be received by email or text.  Get traffic alerts, crime information, and information on community...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Emeryville Residents: Curious About the Latest on the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine?

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The CDC and the FDA jointly announced that, out of an abundance of caution, the two agencies recommend pausing administration of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 vaccine. 

Click here to read the full press release from the Alameda Coun...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Emeryville Community - Oakland Coliseum Mega Vaccination Site and Mobile Sites to Remain Active

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Today, April 12, 2021, Alameda and Contra Costa counties joined forces to support local residents in one of the most powerful steps they can take in the fight against COVID-19 – getting vaccinated. The mega-vaccination site at the Oakland RingCe...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Emeryville Residents Can Sign-Up to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Near Albany Bulb

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Emeryville residents interested in receiving notifications about vaccine appointments at the City of Berkeley’s mass vaccination site off Buchanan Street site near Albany Bulb should sign up on their vaccine notification list. 

SIGN-UP H...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Emeryville Residents Can Sign Up for No-Cost Advanced Earthquake Warning Resources

Earthquake Warning California

Natural disasters, like earthquakes, happen unexpectedly and can create major disruptions that last long after the event is over. Emergency situations may force individuals and families to quickly find shelter or evacuate from their homes, workplaces, or ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Emeryville Residents Can Apply for Funeral Expenses Assistance for COVID-19 Related Deaths

FEMA Offering COVID-19 Funeral Expenses Assistance

FEMA Begins Offering Funeral Expenses for COVID-19 Related Deaths

On Monday, April 12, 2021, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will officially begin accepting applications for funeral assistance for deaths that occurred as a result of COVID-19. Th...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Vaccinations Are Available for Emeryville Residents 65+, Public Transit & High-Risk Workers

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Emeryville residents who are at least 65 years old, public transit workers, janitors, people with certain underlying health conditions, and workers at high-risk of infection in certain industries can now sign up for a COVID-19 vaccination appointment.

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Income-Eligible Emeryville Households Can Apply for Emergency Rental Assistance

Emergency Rental Assistance

The Alameda County Housing Secure Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ACHS-ERAP) will help income-eligible households pay rent and utilities, both for past due and future payments. 

Phase 1 of the program was launched on March 17, 2021 and priori...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Learn More About Tsunami Preparedness Week in Emeryville

Tsunami Hazard Zone - In Case of Earthquake, Go to High Ground or Inland

On March 23, 2021, the California Geological Survey and its partners will release new Tsunami Hazard Area Maps in Alameda County for the public. We encourage you to visit www.tsunami.ca.gov to see if a tsunami can occur where you live, work, or v...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

AC Transit Service Changes Coming for Emeryville Commuters on March 28

AC Transit

AC Transit has revised select bus schedules to optimize service delivery and staffing. The service optimization includes the following changes:

  • Minor stop changes on lines 7, 18, 20, 21, 57, 72, 72M, 72R, 76, 376, 800
  • Addition of weekday trip on Line 86
  • Supp...
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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Emeryville Moves Back Into Red Tier Status

COVID-19 Announcement

Emeryville and Alameda County has moved back into the Red Tier per the State's Blueprint for a Safer Economy.

Businesses and Activities

Business and activities permitted to open indoors, with capacity restrictions and modifications:

  • Restaurants: 25 ...
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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Emeryville Launches Paid Parking Program Beginning February 22

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On February 22, 2021, the City of Emeryville is launching its Paid Parking program, which applies to 10% of the City’s on-street parking spaces.  Enforcement will begin with a grace period of two weeks. 

Parking enforcement will...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Sign-Up for the New Emeryville Housing Newsletter

City of Emeryville

Are you or someone you know interested in receiving emails with updates about the City of Emeryville’s housing programs, new home rental or purchase opportunities, other programs such as home rehabilitation assistance, discounted transportation opportunit...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

An Update from Emeryville Mayor Martinez

Dear Emeryville Community Members, 

Alameda County issued a new Health Officer Order which is effective today, January 26th. Due to decreasing COVID-19 case rates compared to several weeks ago, Alameda County is now in the state of California&...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Emeryville! Stay Current With Your Alameda County Fire Department Newsletter

Alameda County Fire Department Newsletter - Issue 1

Alameda County Fire, which provides fire protection services for Emeryville, is engaging our community with their new monthly newsletter!  

Click here to read their very first issue

You can also sign up to receive their newsletters by completing th...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Emeryville to Comply as State Extends Regional Stay At Home Order

We Appreciate You Doing Your Part

Emeryville's Stay at Home Order will remain in effect until lifted by the State. 

Alameda County is experiencing the biggest surge of COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic. Please stay home. Please wear a mask if you must leave for es...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Text to 9-1-1 Now Available in Emeryville

9-1-1: Call if you can, Text if you can't

TEXT to 9-1-1

Hearing- and speech-impaired members of the community, or those in a situation where it is too dangerous to dial 9-1-1, have another option as of today to call for help in an emergency.

  • Location accuracy varies by carrier be prepared to give y...
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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Installation of the South Bayfront Bridge Arch

South Bayfront Bridge

Construction Update

Over the last two months the structural arch and frame of the bridge was assembled in the future Horton Landing Park. Over the December 18-20 weekend, the structural frame of the bridge was lifted into place.

Here is a time lapse video o...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

South Bayfront Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge Project News Alert

South Bayfront Bridge

South Bayfront Pedestrian Bicycle Bridge & Horton Landing Park

UPDATE: June 15, 2020

Emeryville Community:

Once again thank you for your ongoing patience with construction activity. We had an unexpected change in the pile driving schedule as the contract...

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