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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Emeryville Residents: Get Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests

COVID-19 Announcement

Every home in Emeryville. is eligible to order 4 free at-?home COVID-?19 tests.

For more information and to order, visit www.covidtests.gov.

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Learn More About Testing for COVID-19

COVID-19 Testing

For more information about COVID-19 testing and where to find community testing sites, please visit www.covid-19.acgov.org/testing.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: December 15, 2021

Alameda County's Local Face Covering Order and Amendment to Remain in Effect

COVID-19 Announcement

Per the State’s Face Covering Q & A, Alameda County’s local face covering order and amendment remain in effect. Residents will not experience any differences in policy. 

Everyone aged two and older, regardless of vaccinatio...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Children Ages 5-11 Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccines

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The Alameda County Public Health Officer has issued a press release regarding children ages 5-11 years old being eligible for COVID-19 vaccines.

Both the FDA and CDC agree that that the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine can be safely administered to children.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Alameda County Public Health Office to Ease Masking Requirements for Fully Vaccinated People

COVID-19 Announcement

Starting November 1st, Alameda County will begin easing masking requirements in certain indoor settings where everyone is fully vaccinated.

Eligible settings are in controlled spaces not open to the general public, including offices, gyms and fitness cente...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

County Recommends COVID-19 Boosters for Older Adults and Certain Groups in Emeryville

COVID-19 Vaccines

Alameda County Public Health Department is now recommending COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for older adults and certain groups who received Moderna, and all adults who received Johnson & Johnson at least 2 months ago. 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Emeryville Renters May Qualify for Rental Assistance Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Alameda County Housing Secure

If you’re an Emeryville renter who has fallen behind on rent or utilities payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may qualify for assistance. The Emergency Rental Assistance Program will help income-eligible households pay up to 15 months of rent and u...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Emeryville Residents and Small Businesses May Qualify for Energy Payment Plans

Pacific Gas and Electric

PG&E Automatically Enrolling Qualified Customers Who Are 60 Days Behind on Energy Bills in Payment Plans

As part of ongoing efforts to provide help and assistance for customers to manage their bills, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will aut...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Pandemic Public Benefits Available to Emeryville Residents

COVID-19 continues to challenge the economic health of our community, but help is available. Pandemic benefits and economic supports range from stimulus checks and tax credits to enhanced public benefits like unemployment and CalFresh. Additional supports...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Posted on: August 3, 2021

New Information for Emeryville Regarding Use of Face Coverings Indoors - Effective Immediately!

COVID-19 Announcement

Effective Tuesday, August 3, all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear face coverings when indoors in public settings, with limited exceptions.  Alameda County Public Health is urging all unvaccinated residents ages ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Emeryville Commuters Should Expect Service Changes from AC Transit Beginning August 8

AC Transit

AC Transit is projecting ridership this fall to reach approximately 80% of pre-pandemic demand.  Now that the economy is gradually recovering, an expansion of services will be implemented to meet the anticipated needs of riders accordingly. Local...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

AC Transit Making Countless Improvements for Emeryville Commuters

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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 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.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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 w...

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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 ...

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