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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Sign-Up to Receive Timely Emeryville Community Alerts

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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 14, 2021

Emeryville Commuters are Encouraged to Participate in AC Transit Talks

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AC Transit is launching a series of "Transit Talks" beginning April 26 through May 13, to provide community updates and encourage community participation.

What is “Transit Talks”?

Transit Talks is a series of virtual community gatherings featuring...

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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

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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 1, 2021

Emeryville: Have You Signed Up for Training to Become a Community Emergency Response Team Member?

Community Emergency Response Team

Are you ready to help your neighborhood when a disaster happens?

The Alameda County Fire Department hosts a 20-hour virtual basic CERT training. Class registration is free and open to community members who are 18 years of age or older, or 14 to 17-years-ol...

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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 23, 2021

Emeryville Residents: Emergency Food Distribution Sites to Continue Operating Through June 2021

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The Social Services Agency (SSA) continues to fund emergency food distribution sites countywide. Since August 2020, SSA has dedicated $47 million dollars of CARES Act funds toward supporting the community. SSA has contracted with over 20+ agencies to prov...

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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

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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

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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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