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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Emeryville Residents: Qualify for August Rental Assistance

Visit our website to learn more about the program and how to apply for assistance.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Emeryville Dog Parks are Now Open

Businesses Required Face Coverings Flyer

The Dog Parks are now open!

Please comply with all rules and regulations for using Emeryville Dog Parks including the following requirements issued by the Alameda County Health Officer:

  • Face coverings must be worn by all people in the dog park, subject to t...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Bulky Trash Pickup Services Have Resumed for Emeryville Residents

Bulky pickup services have resumed for all Emeryville residents.

Spring Cleanup Rescheduled for July 13-14

Residents in single-family neighborhoods have two opportunities each year to get bulky waste items picked up for free. All properties in single-family...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: June 8, 2020

Emeryville Community Please Note a New Health Officer Order Will Go Into Effect June 8th

The Alameda County Public Health Officer has issued an updated Health Officer Order that loosens the Shelter in Place restrictions effective June 8th.

Effective Monday, June 8, 2020, the Shelter in Place Order will be updated to allow for:

  1. Small gatherings ...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Emeryville Residents Can Find Assistance Through Berkeley Humane's Free Pet Food Pantry

Pet Food Pantry

The Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society has begun increasing the capacity of their free Pet Food Pantry, which provides food to families who may be struggling financially and are in need of some assistance in caring for their pet.

On Friday, May 15, they rece...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Updated Shelter in Place Orders and New Order for Car-Based Gatherings

The Alameda County Public Health Department has issued the following orders, effective immediately:

  1. Updated Shelter in Place Orders
  2. Order for Car-Based Gatherings
  3. Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants

Please visit their website for more information.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Recommendations for Emeryville Businesses for Restarting Water Use After Shutdowns

Reopening Fact Sheet-050720-01

Water is perishable just like any food or drink.  During the health crisis shutdown, many businesses closed or limited operations. That resulted in water becoming stagnant in pipes and plumbing systems. 

When water sits in pipes, water he...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: May 7, 2020

City of Emeryville Health Orders to Remain in Effect

Emeryville will continue to work with the Alameda County Public Health Department on responsible re-opening plans that maintain progress in the fight against Coronavirus.

For more information, please click here for the latest press release.  You c...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Emeryville Residents Can Enroll to Get Discounts on Their Energy Bill

www.ebce.org/CARE

Discounts Available on Your Energy Bill

Did you know that low income households, and households with recently furloughed or laid-off workers, can get nearly 35% off on their electricity bill, and 20% off natural gas?

The City of Emeryville and East Bay Comm...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Resources for Small Businesses and Non-Profits

Resources for businesses impacted by the pandemic are changing daily, see www.emeryville.org/covid19businessinfo for the latest information from the Economic Development and Housing Division.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Alameda County to Announce Upcoming Extension and Revisions to Current Shelter in Place Orders

Later this week, the Public Health Officers of the Counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Santa Clara as well as the City of Berkeley will issue revised shelter-in-place orders that largely keep the current restrictions in...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Alameda County Opens COVID-19 Testing Sites

The Alameda County Public Health Department has formed a COVID-19 Testing Task Force to develop and implement a coordinated testing program to address disparities, ensure countywide access, and support the County’s COVID response.

The COVID-19 Te...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Emeryville Residents Please Safely Observe Ramadan at Home During Shelter in Place Order

Alameda County Public Health reminds the public that the Shelter-in-Place Order prohibits gatherings and directs individuals to stay home, except for essential activities. The Order remains in effect through May 3rd and may be modified as needed.

Please cl...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Alameda County Public Health Order for Mandatory Face Coverings

Effective today, April 22, 2020, all members of the Emeryville community are required to wear a face covering on public transportation and in essential businesses open to public access.

For more information, please click here.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 18, 2020

Emeryville to Close Portions of Doyle Street Effective April 20

Doyle Street Closure Sign

In an effort to safely open up streets for pedestrians and bicyclists to practice safe social distancing during the COVID-19 "Shelter in Place" order, Emeryville is temporarily closing portions of Doyle streets to vehicles.

Closures will begin Mo...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Emeryville Pedestrian Crossings Have Been Temporarily Automated

Pedestrian Crossing Sign

The issue has come up for how best the City can keep pedestrians and cyclists safe during the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19. The City has completed the following as a pro-active, precautionary measure to limit the surfaces that pedestrians need to ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Emeryville Commuters Please Note New On-Board Seating Limits and Request for Riders' Face Masks

The Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) continues to provide bus service to healthcare, resources, and employment, during the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. While service is deemed essential transit, AC Transit is doing its ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Emeryville Community: Here are Tutorials on How to Create Your Own Cloth Face Coverings at Home

face covering tutorial

Guidance on Face Coverings

County Public health officials and the Centers for Disease Control recommend that we wear face coverings when we go out to the grocery store, pharmacy, or other essential service. A bandana, scarf, fabric mask, neck gaiter, or ot...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Emeryville Businesses: Get Help with Donating Surplus Food and Recycling Compliance Needs

Surplus Food Inventory?  The Food Bank Needs It.

With restaurants ordered to close or limited to delivery and take-out orders, many food service businesses have more inventory than they can use. Meanwhile, the Alameda County Community Food Bank (A...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Alameda County is Looking for Medical and Healthcare Professionals

In anticipation for a greater 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.  For de...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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: April 2, 2020

An Update from Mayor Patz

Dear Emeryville Community,

The entire City Council and I are committed to everyone’s health and safety. City staff and I have been in regular contact with the Alameda County Health Department, California Department of Health, and federal authorit...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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 He...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Update on Building Division Site Inspections

The Building Division will continue on-site building inspections related to immediate safety and housing construction or mixed-use development that includes housing (allowed under the County Order).

Please visit our webpage for more details... Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Emeryville Has Declared a State of Local Emergency

This is an important 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 bring awareness to residents that, as of today, March 17th, the City ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: March 18, 2020

A Message from Mayor Patz

A Message from Mayor Patz

(March 17, 2020)

This is an important 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 bring awareness to residents...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Update on Emeryville Services

Meals on Wheels

No changes this week. Beginning next week, we will still deliver 7 meals per week, but the delivery schedule will be reduced from four times per week to two times per week (more meals will be included with each delivery).

Congregate Meals

Thi...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Emeryville to Comply with Legal Order to Shelter in Place

(MARCH 16, 2020)

City of Emeryville to Comply with Legal Order to Shelter in Place

– All City Facilities Closed to the Public, All Non-Essential Services Ceased – 

MARCH 17th THROUGH APRIL 7th

Alameda Co...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)