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News & Announcements

Current News

  • 05/24/2017  Daughtrey's Building Request for Interest Process Now Available for Review  An overview of the RFI process, including opportunities for public input, all six proposals, and the Selection Committee's recommendations are now on the ECD website
  • 04/26/2017  Castro Valley Street Eats(962KB) Food Trucks are in a new location! Castro Valley Street Eats will occur every Tuesday night, starting April 25 from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the Adobe Art Center. There will be Art in the Park and other group activities. Visit www.edenareachamber.com for info

Archived News

  • 04/28/2017  Castro Valley Book Fair(558KB)  Come and meet more than 30 local authors of fiction and nonfiction books at the Castro Valley Library's Book Fair on Saturday, May 6 from 1 - 4 p.m. The keynote speaker is best-selling author Lisa See and will take place at 11:30 a.m. via Skype.
  • 04/28/2017  Tri-Valley Health Initiative Health Fair(525KB)  The Health Fair takes place on April 29 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at 4444 Railroad Ave., Pleasanton. It is free and open to the community. There will be physical exams, vision screenings, dental screenings, cultural entertainment, and resource tables.
  • 04/26/2017  Countywide Approach Needed To Address Region's Homelessness  I believe we are facing a state of emergency and cities and counties must step up and do more to fight homelessness together by prioritizing the issue of housing first, ahead of everything else. - Supervisor Miley
  • 04/05/2017  Eden Area Municipal Advisory Council Formation Town Hall Meetings(158KB)  Your neighbors are working hard for better governance and local control. Come to a town hall and find out what is happening in our neighborhood to get more power to the people!
  • 03/31/2017  Eden Area Food Alliance Events on April 1, 2017(9184KB)  The Paradise Community Garden has its monthly seminar series this Saturday 4/1 at 11am at the Paradise Garden @ 20095 Mission Blvd. This week they will have an open round table discussion about the Urban Farming Movement in the Eden Area.
  • 03/14/2017  Public Health Week in Ashland(264KB)  Community Health Services Division of Alameda County Public Health Department, in collaboration with REACH Ashland Youth Center and RCD Ashland Place present a 2 day community celebration event!Event will take place on April 5 & 6.
  • 03/13/2017  Alameda County Fair Proudly Presents Its First-Ever Cattle Drive  Cattle Drive will take place on June 16 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at Main Street, Pleasanton. See real cowboys and cowgirls in action as they guide a mighty herd through to center of town to celebrate opening day at the Fair.
  • 02/10/2017  FREE Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Individuals and Families  The Alameda County Social Services Agency is providing free tax prep to residents with a 2016 income of $54,000 or less in San Lorenzo, Hayward, and in East and Downtown Oakland until April 17th.
  • 02/10/2017  Nominations For The Tri-Valley Air Quality Impact Award Are Now Being Accepted(742KB)  Are you or someone you know doing something good for air quality in the Tri-Valley? The Tri-Valley Air Quality Impact Award recognizes individuals, businesses and organizations making strides to improve local air quality through innovative projects.
  • 02/01/2017  Funding for Earthquake Retrofit - Oakland Homeowners  Earthquake-Safe Homes Program (ESHP) for Owner-Occupied Homes: Property must be a single family home or 2-4 units and MUST be the primary residence of the homeowner. ESHP single-family applications are due February 17, 2017.
  • 02/01/2017  Safer Housing for Oakland- "Soft Story" Rental Property Seismic Retrofit Grant Program  The Safer Housing for Oakland Program offers grants to rental property owners to finance seismic retrofits of soft-story buildings in Oakland. Grants cover 75% of total allowable costs and the required owner match is 25%*. Applications are due Feb. 24.
  • 01/25/2017  Public Review Period Open for the "A Product Stewardship Plan for Sharps from Households"  The public is invited to review and comment on the proposed product stewardship plan by Alameda MED-Project LLC that was recently submitted to the Department on behalf of producers as required by the Safe Consumer-Generated Sharps Disposal Ordinance.
  • 01/25/2017  Price as Heath and Human Services Secretary Would Cut & Cap Medi-Cal: Call Congress Today!  CALL 866-426-2631 and tell Congress: I oppose cuts or caps to Medi-Cal. Show us your plan to lower healthcare costs and make improvements before taking healthcare and Medi-Cal away from millions of Californians, our children, and our aging parents.
  • 01/25/2017  Alameda County to add freeway overpass murals  Alameda County Arts Commission plan to have the four communities' names (Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, Ashland, and Cherryland) painted on the sides of freeway overpasses that intersect well-traveled thoroughfares.
  • 01/21/2017  Affordable Rental Opportunites Available in Pleasanton  The city of Pleasanton and Essex Development are pleased to announce the availability of 38 Below Market Rent (BMR) Apartments, located in the Galloway development at 5789 Gibraltar Drive in Pleasanton. Applications will be accepted no later than Feb. 6.
  • 01/18/2017  New ACGOV.org Website Launched  We are proud to announce the launch of the redesigned Alameda County Website, acgov.org. The new site is mobile-friendly for easy use anywhere, anytime, and on any device! It also features a modern search using the Google search engine.
  • 01/04/2017  Paradise Garden Open House(233KB)  Eden Area Food Alliance hosts a Open House for Paradise Garden on January 7 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at 20095 Mission Blvd,Hayward. Join us for an informative workshop on raising backyard chickens in the Eden Area and current updates on laws and ordinance.

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