News & Announcements
My Word: Must consider all options, but we must strike a deal(157KB)
By Nate Miley, guest commentary. As Alameda County continues to learn more about stadium proposals and developments of our major sports teams, options facing our community leaders crystallize.
Alameda County Small Business Workshops(173KB)
Interested in starting a small business? Attend these workshops to learn how to Start a Food Business, Start a Home-Based Business, Developing Successful Business Plan, Retailing 101, and more.
Alameda County Apps Challenge 2015(483KB)
Use technology to improve your local government. Tap into your community pride and your activist spirit, bring your ideas and your technological know-how and take the Challenge on April 25 at James Logan High School in Union City.
Retirement Party for Bob Swanson(171KB)
Join us in celebrating Bob Swanson's 14 years of service to Castro Valley and Alameda County. Bob's retirement party will be on Thursday, April 16 at 5:30 p.m. at the Castro Valley Moose Lodge. Click on link for more information.
Invitation to Apply for the Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) Steering Committee
Alameda County is launching a county-wide Steering Committee for the proposed CCA program. The Committee will advise the Board of Supervisors and Community Development Agency staff during the formation process on key aspects of the program's development.
Free Lead Paint Repair Funds(510KB)
If you own a pre-1978 home or apartment building you may be eligible for funds and technical assistance to reduce lead hazards at your property.
Prop 47 Frequently Asked Questions(195KB)
On November 4, 2014, the voters of California passed Proposition 47, a law that reduces some felonies to misdemeanors. There are many questions asked by the public. A FAQ was developed to answer those questions.
Public Art Proposals for the New Cherryland Fire Station(145KB)
New public art proposals are now available for public comment. Comments will be accepted through February 16, 2015. Submit feedback at http://goo.gl/forms/evvovvm9ec
Seeking Applicants for the Castro Valley Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee(2613KB)
Individuals appointed will serve as a advisory committee to the Director of Public Works on the Alameda County Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan within the Castro Valley community.
Cash for College Workshops
Any high school senior with a 2.0 GPA, and who meets certain requirements and completes a Cal Grant application by March 2, 2015, may receive up to $12,192 in grants. Visit calgrants.org to find a free workshop near you to help fill out the application.
Pharma Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Review County Take-Back Program
Pharma ask U.S. Supreme Court to review Alameda County's Safe Drug Disposal Ordinance. Alameda County Supervisor Miley responds in Wall Street Journal article.
Happy Holiday from Alameda County Supervisor Miley(1343KB)
Wishing you a joyous holiday season and a bright and prosperous New Year! Click on link to view full message.
District 4 Offices are Closed for Winter Break
The District 4 offices are closed for winter break from Tuesday, December 23 to Sunday, January 4. Staff will be back in the office on Monday, January 5.
Are you prepared for the incoming storm? Sandbag locations(517KB)
Please contact the jurisdiction before going to pick up your sandbags.