What We've Been Up To
Check out this video that describes what we're working on and celebrates our recent accomplishments.
Download our bi-monthly newsletter to learn more about the County. Check it out...
View of list of official press releases issued by the County. View...
2018 Women's Hall Of Fame Inductees
President Wilma Chan of the Alameda County Board of Supervisors gathered with members of the County’s Commission on the Status of Women on March 13 to celebrate Women’s History Month and to commend 13 local leaders who will be inducted into the Alameda County Women’s Hall of Fame on March 24. Learn more...
Alameda County Achieves Rare "Triple-Triple"
Alameda County is one of only two California counties to have earned the highest-possible AAA credit ratings from each of the “Big 3” rating agencies. The AAA ratings will enable the County to borrow funds at lower interest rates to fund critical infrastructure needs, saving substantial taxpayer resources over time. Learn more...
March 2018 Art IS Education Month
In recognizing March as Art IS Education month in Alameda County, the County Arts Commission and County Library will be co-hosting a series of free arts events for all ages to promote art as an essential component of a quality education. Learn more...
Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Grant Goes to Public Works Agency
The Alameda County Public Works Agency has been awarded a $125,000 grant for a year-long pedestrian and bicycle safety program to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries. The funding will go to the Alameda County Unincorporated Safe Routes to School Program to improve safety for over 23,000 students attending 35 public schools in the County’s unincorporated areas. Learn more...
Property Taxes Due
This is a reminder that the 2nd installment of the 2017-2018 Secured Property Tax Bill was due on February 1, 2018. If not paid by Tuesday, April 10, 2018, a delinquent penalty of 10% and a delinquent cost of $10.00 will be added. Look up and pay your taxes online...
Not Too Late For Flu Vaccine
Flu season is hitting hard this year and started early across the country and in Alameda County. Flu season will likely continue for 2 to 3 more months and the flu shot is the best way to protect yourself and those close to you from the flu. Vaccination locations can be located through your healthcare provider or through vaccinefinder.org. For more information and additional flu resources, including when to see a doctor, please go to the Alameda County Public Health Department website.
Redwood Road Reconstruction
The Public Works Agency is extending the closure of Redwood Road, at mile-marker 7.38 near Castro Valley, through March 2018. Recent rains saturated the worksite and compromised efforts to repair damage to the road caused by last winter’s heavy storms. Repairs will resume when the worksite is dry. Get updates...
Fighting Hunger, Inspiring Giving
Through the "Stone Soup" Food Drive, Alameda County employees found creative ways to inspire the spirit of giving during the holiday season by building displays constructed with cans, boxes and bags of donated food. Check out the displays...