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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Alameda County is Looking for Medical and Healthcare Professionals

In response to the increasing surge of COVID patients, Alameda County is collecting information from those who work in medical and health care settings, who are willing to work shifts in alternate patient care locations within the county.

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Emeryville's Community Services is Hosting a Virtual Coloring and Sidewalk Chalk Art Display!

Virtual Coloring, Sidewalk Chalk Art andRecognizing Essential Workers Display!

April 7 - 12, 2020

Join us for Virtual Coloring, Sidewalk Chalk Art and Recognizing Essential Workers display!

Please help us to spread joy as we create and decorate eggs, flowers...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Emeryville Commuters Please Note Discontinued AC Transit Service on Lines 7, 65, 67, 79, and 80

AC Transit will not be operating Lines 7, 65,67, 79 and 80 until further notice.  Please visit their website for more information.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Emeryville Residents Please Note: New Bay Area Public Health Recommendation to Cover the Face

Bay Area health officials are recommending residents cover their nose and mouth with cloth - such as bandanas, fabric masks and neck gaiters -  when leaving home for essential trips to grocery store, pharmacy, etc.

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

AC Transit's Clipper Customer Service Center Will Be Closing Effective April 6

The Clipper Customer Service Center in Downtown Oakland will be closed effective Monday, April 6, until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.To add fares to Clipper cards, use the Add Value Machines at BART stations or at the Salesforce Transit Cen...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Point Isabel Closure Update for Emeryville Dog Owners and Hikers

Emeryville dog owners and hikers, please note that Point Isabel will be closed in compliance with the updated "Stay-at-Home" Order until further notice.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

"Shelter in Place" Order Extended for Alameda County and Six Neighboring Health Jurisdictions

"Shelter in Place" Order Extended Through May 3

All Alameda County cities included as the jointly issued Shelter in Place Order to reduce the spread of COVID-19 is extended through May 3, 2020.

While the prior Shelter Order has been effective in s...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

AC Transit to Modify Schedules Beginning March 31

AC Transit Service Update: Modified Schedule Effective Tuesday, March 31

AC Transit will begin operating a modified service schedule in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although similar to the existing Sunday service, arrival times will differ f...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Alameda County Among 7 Bay Area Jurisdictions to Update Shelter-in-Place Order in Coming Days

The Public Health Order for people to shelter-in-place safely in their homes will soon be extended until at least May 1.  Check here for the latest press release.

For more information and updates, please visit the Alameda County Public Health Depa...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

April 6-7 Emeryville Bulky Waste Pickup Event Postponed

Due to the impact of the unprecedented COVID-19 situation, we are postponing the annual bulky waste pickup event on April 6 and 7, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Rest assured, your regular curbside collection will continue as nor...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Emeryville's Community Services Now Offers a Virtual Recreation and Resource Center

Welcome to the City of Emeryville’s Virtual Recreation and Resource Center

This is your place for fun, education and resources through these wild and turbulent times. We are committed to ensuring that our resilient community members ha...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Emeryville School Closures and Student Dismissals Extended Through May 1

Bay Area county health officers, in collaboration with their county superintendents, have made a unified, regional decision to extend school closures and student dismissals from regular school attendance through May 1, 2020 to slow the spread of novel cor...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Emeryville City Council Adopts Temporary Eviction Moratorium

On March 19, 2020, the Emeryville City Council adopted a temporary moratorium on residential and commercial evictions due to nonpayment of rent and foreclosures initiated by Homeowner Associations due to nonpayment of assessments, due to the COVID-19 pand...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Emery Go-Round Service Changes Effective Monday, March 30

In response to the recent concerns with COVID-19 and the “Shelter in Place” orders, the Emeryville Transportation Management Association (ETMA) will be implementing a modified service plan for Emery Go-Round effective Monday, March 30t...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Message from Emeryville Mayor Christian R. Patz

This is an updated message from Emeryville Mayor Christian R. Patz regarding actions the City is taking to slow the spread of the coronavirus in our community. The Mayor would like to remind residents that the City is only providing essential services and...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Play Areas at City Parks will be Closed Until Further Notice

Consistent with actions taken by other cities, the City of Emeryville is closing the play areas at City parks due to the COVID-19 virus. The parks themselves will remain open, and residents are encouraged to get outside and walk, bike, jog or hike while m...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

AC Transit Service Changes Effective Sunday, March 29

Service Changes Effective Sunday, March 29, 2020

AC Transit Service Changes Affecting Emeryville

Shellmound Street & Christie Avenue, EmeryvilleOnce the changes go into effect, the stop on Shellmound Street close to the Powell Street overpass will no lo...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

AC Transit Service Update Effective Monday, March 23

AC Transit is implementing rear-door boarding on buses with multiple doors.  Fare payment not required until further notice.

AC Transit is committed to the health and well-being of their riders and employees, and this includes social distancing. P...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Alameda County's "Shelter in Place" is Aligned With Governor's Newest Executive Order

Yesterday, Governor Newsom issued a statewide Executive Order to stay at home. Be advised that the Alameda County Public Health Department’s "Shelter in Place" is aligned with state-issued protocols.

For information on identifying criti...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Resources for Small Businesses and Non-Profits

Some of the following resources may be helpful to small businesses and non-profits to mitigate the economic impacts of the pandemic.

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

On March 16, 2020, Alameda County was included in the declaration of an Economic Disaster...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Check the City's Webpage for the Latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Check the City’s new webpage at www.emeryville.org/coronavirus for the all latest updates on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community.

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

South Bayfront Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge Project News Alert

South Bayfront Pedestrian Bicycle Bridge &Horton Landing Park

UPDATE: February 21, 2020

Ghilotti Construction will need to perform unscheduled work on Saturday 2/22/2020 and Sunday 2/23/2020 to relocate a storm drain between the Bay Street South Garage ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Reminder that ECDC Will Be Relocating to a Temporary Location During Renovations

Emeryville Child Development CenterTemporarily Relocating During Renovations

ECDC at 1220 53rd St will be closed beginning January 17, 2020, and will be relocating to 1070 41st, Emeryville,the East Bay German International School (formally the Anna Yates S...

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Posted on: December 24, 2019

Grant Opportunity to Trade in An Older Vehicle for a Clean Car

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is inviting income-qualified Bay Area residents to apply for the Clean Cars for All grant program, which provides incentives to retire older vehicles and replace them with a clean air vehicle or Clipper Card fo...

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Posted on: December 24, 2019

Emeryville Police Department Launches New Online Reporting System

The Emeryville Police Department is pleased to announce the launch of a new online reporting system. With this new service, the City hopes to provide the community with another option for filing a police report. Using this online police report system allo...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

BART is Moving to Clipper-Only

BART is Moving to Clipper-Only

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) will be expanding the number of stations where the only fare product that will be available for purchase is the reusable, re-loadable, and regionally-accepted Clipper card.  They will st...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Emeryville Homeowners Can Receive Help to Earthquake Retrofit Their Homes

Earthquake Brace + Bolt (EBB) was developed to help homeowners lessen the potential for damage to their houses during an earthquake. A residential seismic retrofit strengthens an existing older house, making it more resistant to earthquake activity such a...

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