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2020 Pavement Management Program – Street Repairs and Resurfacing

August 21, 2020 PROJECT NOTIFICATION 2020 Pavement Management Program - Street Repairs and Resurfacing (Hot Mix Asphalt Overlays and Base Repairs) The first phase of the City’s annual street repair and resurfacing project will begin soon in your neighborhood. The repair will take place in several phases, and not all on the same day. Construction [...]

By |2020-08-21T10:43:31-08:00August 21st, 2020|City News, Community News|0 Comments

Segment of Park Street being reduced from 4-lanes to 2-lanes to increase space for physical distancing and outdoor dining and retail

July 8, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Henry, Public Information Officer 510-747-4714 Segment of Park Street being reduced from 4-lanes to 2-lanes to increase space for physical distancing and outdoor dining and retail COVID-19 is changing most aspects of our lives. The City has been working throughout the pandemic to help keep our community [...]

By |2020-07-08T10:51:04-08:00July 8th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

AC Transit Proposed Service Reductions

July 7, 2020 AC Transit Proposed Service Reductions Due to Covid-19, AC Transit is considering a bus network redesign to reduce service levels by 15% to 30% to match expected reduced revenues, which will be discussed initially on Wednesday, July 8, at 5 p.m., as stated in the AC Transit Board Agenda item #6D here. Zoom meeting link https://actransit.zoom.us/j/95195950039 [...]

By |2020-07-08T10:51:59-08:00July 7th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

Alameda-North Bay Farm Island Pipeline Crossings

Alameda-North Bay Farm Island Pipeline Crossings EBMUD is planning to construct three transmission pipelines (24-inch inner diameter) located within Alameda County in the Cities of Oakland and Alameda. Water service to the City of Alameda is provided by four existing underwater pipeline crossings at three separate locations between the City of Oakland, Alameda Island, and [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:09-08:00May 2nd, 2020|City News, Community News|0 Comments

Alameda County News & Information Update 4-29-20

Shelter In Place Orders Extended The seven Bay Area Public Health Officers who ordered a shelter in place in mid-March will extend the orders through May 31 while some restrictions are eased and tools to strengthen containment of COVID-19 are put into place. The social distancing intervention has slowed the increase of new cases and [...]

By |2020-04-29T17:27:30-08:00April 29th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: City launches Slow Streets Alameda to offer more space for physical distancing

April 27, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Henry, Public Information Officer 510-747-4714 City launches Slow Streets Alameda to offer more space for physical distancing Alameda is joining cities across the Bay Area and country by implementing Slow Streets Alameda – a temporary “soft” closure of select streets to provide more space for physical distancing [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:09-08:00April 28th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: Alameda County releases dashboard with detailed information on COVID-19 cases, shows 18 cases in the City of Alameda

April 8, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Henry, Public Information Officer 510-747-4714 Alameda County releases dashboard with detailed information on COVID-19 cases, shows 18 cases in the City of Alameda The Alameda County Public Health Department has published an online dashboard of COVID-19 cases displayed by city. The County (excluding Berkeley) shows 631 positive [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:09-08:00April 9th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

City of Alameda – Weekly COVID-19 Update

Sunday, April 5, 2020 As of April 5, 2020, in the United States, cases of COVID-19 tripled from last week to 337,072 today, the most in any country in the world, with 9,619 deaths. Worldwide, there are 1,272,115 COVID-19 cases and 69,374 deaths. In California, there are 13,438 cases and 319 deaths. In Alameda County, [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:09-08:00April 6th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE – Stay at home, and when out, use social/physical distancing

March 30, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Henry, Public Information Officer 510-747-4714 Stay at home, and when out, use social/physical distancing Residents and businesses in Alameda County have been ordered to shelter in place or stay at home, with exceptions for certain essential activities, business and government services, and public infrastructure construction. When performing [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:09-08:00March 30th, 2020|City News|0 Comments

Climate Action – Public Comment

May 15, 2019 As an island city, Alameda is particularly vulnerable to sea level rise, and at the same time it faces the challenges caused by greenhouse gas emissions. The City of Alameda is developing a Climate Action and Resiliency Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address climate impacts like increased flooding. As part [...]

By |2020-05-28T13:30:10-08:00May 15th, 2019|City News|0 Comments
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