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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Grand Opening Celebration and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Downtown Event Center and Plaza

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Join the City of Fremont for an outdoor community event to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of the Downtown Event Center & Plaza on Friday, October 8 from 4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. The Downtown Event Center & Plaza consists of a...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

City Announces New Preapproved ADU Plan

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Building an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) in Fremont just got easier. The City is pleased to announce the first ADU plan that has been granted preapproval through the City's new Preapproved ADU Program. The plan is for a 702 square foot, 2-bedroo...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Fremont Recognized for Improving Traffic Safety

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At the Fremont City Council meeting on September 14, 2021, an awards ceremony was held to recognize Fremont’s achievements toward improving traffic safety. Representatives from the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) presented the Fremon...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Fremont’s 62nd Park

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The City of Fremont will host a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate Fremont’s 62nd park, Lila Bringhurst Community Park, on September 18, 2021.  

"The vision of adding a much-needed opportunity for recreational sp...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 18

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Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 18. You will be joining over 9 million volunteers worldwide and making a difference for waterways, oceans, and wildlife.

There are a couple of options for participating this year. Join us at one of six designated ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Lila Bringhurst Community Park

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Join the City of Fremont as we celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the Lila Bringhurst Community Park on Saturday, September 18 at 10:00 am. The new park is located in South Fremont at 45051 Wisdom Way. There will be games, prizes,...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Fremont’s Open Data Hub – Your One-Stop Shop for City Resources

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The City of Fremont’s Open Data Hub is the place to go for helpful City maps, data sets, websites, story maps, and applications. Designed as an online library and reference tool, the Open Data Hub has an abundance of information, internal and ex...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

City of Fremont Establishes Afghan Refugee Help Fund

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The City of Fremont’s Human Services Department is raising money to provide direct assistance to Afghan Refugees who are arriving to the Tri-City area (Fremont, Newark, and Union City) from Afghanistan. 

Fremont is home to one of the lar...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

City Council Adopts Fremont Trails Strategy Plan

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At the regularly scheduled City Council meeting on September 7, the Fremont City Council voted unanimously to adopt the proposed Trails Strategy Plan, which provides an overarching framework for implementing future trail projects in Fremont. The plan envi...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

City of Fremont Opens Age Well Center at South Fremont to Further Citywide Age-Well Initiative

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Continuing the City of Fremont’s commitment to creating an inclusive community for residents of all ages, the City of Fremont today held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new Age Well Center at South Fremont (opening to the public on September 15...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

City Council Update on the Parks and Recreation Master Plan

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Join us at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, September 7 at 7:00 pm as the Fremont City Council receives an update of the Parks and Recreation Master Plan. The presentation will cover progress on the project, picking up where the previous update left o...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Redistricting Public Hearing Meetings Kickoff September 21

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Redistricting is the once-in-a-decade process of redrawing district lines based on Census data. The City of Fremont will be developing new council district maps and is requesting input from the community by launching a series of four Public Hearing Meetin...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Get to Know Your City Council via Story Map

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The City launched Fremont’s first Story Map today called “Get to Know Your City Council.” This interactive, user-friendly map, developed by the City’s Information Technology’s GIS Team, features a short bi...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

August 8, 2021 – Statement from the City of Fremont

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The Fremont City Council has released a statement on the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan. 

We are all concerned by the events unfolding in Afghanistan and our hearts are with our Afghan-American community during this incredibly difficult time. ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Get Rewarded for Dining Out at Fremont Restaurants This September

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The Fremont Chamber of Commerce and City of Fremont are launching the #DineFremont program this September by offering customers of participating restaurants a chance to win restaurant gift cards and one grand prize throughout the month of September.

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Free COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Drive-Thru at Central Park

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The City of Fremont is committed to keeping our community safe amidst the recent surges in COVID-19 cases affecting Alameda County. With school starting and Delta variant cases on the rise, vaccination is the best protection against severe COVID-19 infect...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Back to School Safety Tips for Drivers, Parents, and Children

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Public schools in Fremont are back in session on Wednesday, August 18. We want to encourage drivers to be more aware and vigilant as thousands of children begin their new school year by walking to and from school next week. The Fremont Police Department&a...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Fremont Ranks 11th Most Ambitious City in America

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According to a recent study by Verizon, the City of Fremont ranked No. 11 in a list of the most ambitious cities in the nation. Verizon compared U.S. cities with a population of over 100,000 people based on six business-savvy metrics: median income, unemp...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Dine Out In Fremont This September!

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Beat the heat and get out of your own kitchen next month by trying the delicious cuisine of local Fremont restaurants. The Fremont Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the City of Fremont, is hosting the first annual Dine Out In Fremont program for th...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Dumbarton to Quarry Lakes Trail Project

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The City of Fremont’s Public Works Department is working on the preliminary design and environmental study of a new regional trail that would connect from the Dumbarton Bridge to Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area, providing a new east-west b...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Citizen Access City Upgrades Permitting Portal

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The City has upgraded its Citizen Access online permitting portal! It has a new look, improved navigation, and better functionality that should make it easier to use. Citizen Access allows residents, businesses, and visitors to:

  • Submit permit requests for ...
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Posted on: July 30, 2021

New City Noise Ordinance Adopted by City Council

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A new Noise Ordinance was adopted by the Fremont City Council on April 6, 2021 in response to an increase in calls for service regarding excessive noise. Prior to the adoption of the new ordinance, the City did not have a municipal noise ordinance protect...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Safe Parking Host Sites Program Approved

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On July 20, 2021, the Fremont City Council approved the program design for a new Safe Parking Host Site program. The approved materials included procedures for screening and intake of participants, as well as additional details for how City staff will sup...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Residential Eviction Moratorium Update

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The current residential eviction moratorium remains in effect for ALL residential tenants living in Alameda County until 60 days after Alameda County lifts the local public health emergency.

On April 22, 2020, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors adopte...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

City of Fremont Launching its 2021 Redistricting Process

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In 2017, the City began the transition from at-large to by-district elections. The district-based maps were adopted on June 13, 2017 by the Fremont City Council with an ordinance approving six new Council districts and establishing a phase-in schedule. In...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Safe Parking Host Sites Program

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Last month, the Fremont City Council voted to adopt an ordinance to allow safe parking for people living in their vehicles at community-based host sites in Fremont. Now, the City of Fremont has developed a program to support organizations in becoming safe...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Fremont Housing Element Update 2023-2031

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The City is currently working on a Housing Element update for 2023-2031 that will show how Fremont can accommodate its state-assigned housing allocation (tentatively 12,897 housing units) and strategize how to address housing-related issues such as afford...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Centerville Launching Complete Streets Pilot Project

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The Centerville Complete Streets Pilot Project will repave streets and enhance safety and mobility for drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, school children, and businesses. To test the project, the City is currently implementing a demonstration on Fremont Bo...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Fremont Redistricting

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Every ten years, local governments use new census data to redraw their district lines to reflect how local populations have changed. This process, called redistricting, is important in ensuring that each City councilmember represents about the same number...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Fremont Street Eats to Start July 9 at Fremont Main Library

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Fremont Street Eats returns this year to a new location! From July 9 through October 22, come join us at the Fremont Main Library Parking Lot at 2400 Stevenson Blvd. on Friday nights from 5:00 pm. to 9:00 pm. Stay to enjoy live music while you savor food ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

City Council to Consider Juneteenth a City of Fremont Paid Holiday Commencing in 2022

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In unity, on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, Fremont’s City Council recommitted to diversity, equality, and inclusion throughout the City of Fremont, asked staff to analyze and present for Council consideration the recognition and celebration of Juneteen...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Fremont’s Urban Forest Plan Development

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The City has started developing its Urban Forest Management Plan, a project that kicked off in May 2021 with a presentation to the City’s Recreation Commission. The project will run through Spring 2022 and includes a series of meetings, community dialogue...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Governor Extends Residential Eviction Moratorium

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Earlier this week Governor Newsom signed AB832 extending the residential eviction moratorium to September 30, 2021. Fremont residential tenants are also protected by a County residential eviction moratorium, which may extend past the state’s Sep...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

City Facilities - Reopening and New Operating Schedule

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Now that California has fully reopened the economy on June 15 and ended the regional tier system, the City of Fremont has transitioned to a substantial reopening of City facilities to serve our residents and business community beginning July 6, 2021. Visi...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Fremont - Know Your Zone!

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Alameda County is the latest Bay Area county to officially connect to Zonehaven, a new wildfire evacuation system. The new evacuation system is now live. In the event of an emergency situation, law enforcement and fire agencies issue both evacuation warni...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

HOPR e-Scooters Now Available in Fremont

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HOPR e-scooters are now available throughout Fremont for public use. One hundred scooters have been parked at locations across the city and can be found using the HOPR app. E-scooter operators must follow all rules of the road as determined by state law. ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Draft Trails Strategy Plan Available for Public Comment

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The Draft Trails Strategy Plan is now available for public comment. The purpose of Fremont’s Trails Strategy Plan is to provide an overarching framework for the development and implementation of trail projects in Fremont. The Plan is a resource ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Fremont Budget Hearings Coming Up

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The City of Fremont’s proposed operating budget for the next fiscal year, which runs from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022, and the proposed Five-Year Capital Improvement Program for fiscal years 2021/22 through 2025/26, were presented to the ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

New Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Webpage Live

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Stay up to date on the latest City diversity initiatives by visiting the new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion webpage. There, you can learn how Fremont is bringing awareness and keeping the Fremont community informed about measures to promote fair treatme...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Pride Month 2021 in Fremont

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The City Council proclaimed June 2021 as Pride Month in the City of Fremont. Let’s celebrate Fremont’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer residents by raising the Pride Flag, joining SF PRIDE events, and participating in ac...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Fremont Ranks 2nd Best City to Raise a Family

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The City of Fremont ranked No. 2 as best place to raise a family in the country according to a recent study conducted by Wallet Hub. WalletHub compared more than 180 U.S. cities based on 48 key metrics that consider essential family dynamics, such as the ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Safe Parking Strategy Update

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At their regularly scheduled Council meeting on June 1, the Fremont City Council approved the introduction of an ordinance to allow safe parking at assembly uses, nonprofits, and public sites. The development of the ordinance is the first step of a three-...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Sign Up for Nixle and AC Alerts to Aid in Emergency & Natural Disaster Preparedness

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The City of Fremont is encouraging community members to sign up for two notification systems, Nixle and AC Alert. These two systems will enable subscribers to receive information in the event of an emergency or natural disaster in Fremont from our public ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Bike-Friendly Fremont Earns Silver-Level Recognition

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During National Bike Week, the League of American Bicyclists honored the City of Fremont with a Silver-level certification as a Bicycle Friendly Community. Fremont moved up from its previous Bronze-level designation based on its recent engineering of new ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Fremont Green Challenge Engagement Campaign

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The City is excited to share the progress of an ongoing engagement campaign for our Fremont Green Challenge led by the platform's provider Community Climate Solutions (CCS), in partnership with the City's Sustainability team. CCS Program...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Affordable Housing Month

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May is Affordable Housing Month, and Fremont is celebrating in more ways than one!

City Council Proclamation

On Tuesday, May 11, the Fremont City Council officially proclaimed May as Affordable Housing Month in Fremont. This proclamation supports the City&a...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

New Residential Express Permits

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Installing a new water heater, roof, or air conditioning? It just got easier to get your building permit. The City is now offering online Residential Express Permits for these types of basic home upgrades and more. Using the City’s online permitting porta...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Fremont Receives Tree City USA Recognition

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Fremont has once again been recognized as a Tree City USA Community for 2020, making it 24 straight years in a row! This distinction is awarded by the Arbor Day Foundation to cities that place a high importance on caring for the trees in their community. ...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Mayor Mei and City Manager Announce Community Conversations with Incoming Police Chief

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Today, Mayor Lily Mei and City Manager Mark Danaj announced a series of community conversations and listening sessions with Fremont residents, business owners/operators, and nonprofit organizations over the next several months with Incoming Police Chief C...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Fremont City Attorney, Harvey Levine Announces Retirement from the City of Fremont

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On Monday, May 3, 2021, Fremont’s longtime City Attorney Harvey Levine officially announced his plans to retire from the City. He has been working with the City Council and City staff since early March on the transition. The City is preparing to honor Lev...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Fremont Housing Navigation Center Shares Successful Six-Month Update

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The Fremont Housing Navigation Center (HNC) is proud to announce that in its first six months of operations, none of its participants have returned to homelessness. While operating under reduced capacity because of COVID-19, the HNC served 44 individuals ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Business and Economic Recovery Framework Council Work Session

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At a Special Work Session on April 20, 2021, the Economic Development Department presented a "Business and Economic Recovery Framework” to the City Council. Given the profound impact of COVID-19 on our local economy, the Framework outlines ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights the City’s proposed operating budget for the next fiscal year will be presented to the Fremont City Council on May 12; Recreation summer updates; bulky pickup collection resumes; and frozen meals available to orde...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Fremont City Council Passes Urgent Measures to Aid Residents and Businesses Amid COVID-19

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The Fremont City Council held a Special Meeting today (March 27, 2020) at 1:00 pm in the City Council Chambers, to review and approve emergency ordinances and regulations designed to protect the well-being of Fremont residents and ease the economic impact...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

City of Fremont Announces Keep Fremont Housed Rental Assistance Program

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Today, the City of Fremont announced the Keep Fremont Housed Emergency Rental Assistance Program that will aid eligible low-to-moderate income Fremont households who have been financially impacted by COVID-19 and are unable to pay their rent and utilities...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Expanding Building Inspection Services under Revised Shelter in Place Order

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Under the revised Shelter in Place Order issued by the Alameda County Public Health Department on April 29, 2020 to continue to limit the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), all construction projects that follow the Construction Project Safety ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

New Online Payments for City Permits

COVID-19 City Updates about Construction

The City of Fremont Community Development Department has launched online payments for City permit fees. Applicants can use the City’s online permitting portal, Citizen Access, to pay for planning, building, fire, and engineering permits.

To make a payment,...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Download Fremont App to Report Service Requests

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Fremont residents can now download or upgrade to a new version of the Fremont App on their smartphones, tablets, and computers. Launched in May 2020, Fremont App is a CRM application that enables users to report a wide range of local, non-emergency issues...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Tri-City Animal Shelter Lobby to Reopen

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The Tri-City Animal Shelter lobby will reopen to the public on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm beginning Wednesday, March 31. The reopening is for the following activities:

  • Pet Licensing
  • Intaking found dogs
  • Intaking sick and injured cats
  • Dog...
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Posted on: May 2, 2020

City of Fremont Recreation and Parks Update

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Based on the April 29, 2020 Alameda County Public Health Order, the City of Fremont has decided not to reopen any of the previously closed park facilities.

Current closures include:

  • Drinking Fountains
  • Picnic Tables
  • Dog Park
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Posted on: June 12, 2020

June 12, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights food resources available for those in need, the Fremont Family Resource Center Virtual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, and 880 Express Lane Project information from the Metropolitan Transportation Commiss...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020 City of Fremont Recreation and Parks Update

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Today’s City of Fremont update covers the following recreation and parks facilities: Aqua Adventure Waterpark, tennis courts, and the Skate Park at Central Park.

Aqua Adventure Waterpark

Aqua Adventure Waterpark will not be opening for the 2020 season. Seas...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

May 28, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights upcoming budget hearings; new remote procedures for the City’s design review inspections; how to apply for building permits and inspections; and meal programs for seniors.  

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

City of Fremont Launches eGift Card Program, Gift Fremont

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The City of Fremont, in partnership with the Fremont Chamber of Commerce and eGift Card platform Yiftee, has launched Gift Fremont, a new program that encourages the public to purchase gift cards online in support of participating Fremont-based small busi...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights the Alameda County Shelter in Place Order - Early Stage 2; Virtual Town Hall on May 21; community park tennis courts re-opening on Saturday, May 23; and online pre-application for City permits.

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

May 5, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights a new online donation portal and updates to the City’s Drive Slowly, Be Healthy Campaign.

Online Donation Portal Launches during Giving Tuesday Now

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Virtual Career Fair and Survey for Business Owners

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Attention job seekers and local business owners, here are couple of resources to share with you.

Fremont Companies Are Hiring

Looking for a job in Fremont? Meet two local employers that are hiring!

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

April 21, 2020 City of Fremont Parks and Recreation Services Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights the cancellation of the spring session for recreation programs, classes, and facility rentals; changes to the Recreation Services Guide; and the status on City parks.

Recreation Spring Session Cancellation

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Final Building Inspections for Completed Residential Units during Shelter in Place Order

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On March 31, 2020, the Alameda County Public Health Department extended the current Shelter in Place Order through May 3, 2020 to continue to limit the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The City of Fremont Building Inspection team is curr...

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

April 17, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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Today’s City of Fremont update highlights COVID-19 scams and seniors; virtual community meeting for the Centerville Complete Streets Project; and Zoom classes for seniors.

COVID-19 Scams and Seniors

COVID-19 is a world-wide emergency like we’ve never seen. ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

Fremont Proclaims Executive Order Requiring Public Use of Face Coverings

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The City of Fremont has proclaimed Executive Order, “EO 2020-03,” requiring the use of face coverings at certain essential places of business to protect workers and the public and prevent community spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The places of business ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Fremont City Council to Hold Special Meeting on March 27, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.

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The Fremont City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, March 27, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, located 3300 Capitol Avenue in Building A. The public is encouraged to watch or participate virtually, as we all work together to slo...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Fremont Housing Element Update

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Fremont’s General Plan includes a Housing Element that identifies local housing needs and helps inform future housing decisions. Under State law, cities are required to update their Housing Element every eight years to show how they plan to meet...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Statement from Mayor Lily Mei in Support of President Joe Biden’s #AmericanJobsPlan

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Today, Mayor Lily Mei issued the following statement:

“On behalf of the City of Fremont, we support President Biden’s American Jobs Plan that aims for a more sustainable and equitable future for the entire nation,” Mayor Lily ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

Fremont Parks Update under Red Tier

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With the State’s recent announcement that Alameda County has advanced to the Red Tier in the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy reopening framework, we’re sharing the following parks update:

Picnic Areas: All City of Fremont picnic tables, picnic areas,...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Alameda County Moves to State’s Orange Tier

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Yesterday the State announced that Alameda County has met the requirements to move to the Orange Tier, and effective today, March 31, activities and businesses permitted in the Orange Tier per the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy may resume...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Fremont Stands in Solidarity with Asian Americans

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The Fremont City Council has shared the following statement related to denouncing recent acts of violence against Asian Americans:

“The City of Fremont stands together in solidarity with communities across the Country in denouncing recent acts of violence ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Recreation Scholarship Donations

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With summer fast approaching and remote learning taking a toll on children’s ability to socialize and participate in physical activity, Fremont Recreation is looking to businesses and individuals to support our scholarship program to help provid...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

City Council Approves City Priorities for 2021

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On March 9, 2021, during the regularly scheduled meeting, Fremont City Council members accepted the January 2021 Council Retreat report which sets forth City priorities for the calendar year. 

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

City of Fremont Police Chief to Retire After More Than 25 Years of Service

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Today, Fremont Police Chief Kimberly Petersen announced she will retire from the City of Fremont in the fall of 2021. City Manager Mark Danaj will promote Captain Sean Washington as Fremont’s next Police Chief.

“I am profoundly grateful for Chief Petersen’...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Fremont Ranks No. 1 in the Nation for Happiest Cities

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The City of Fremont ranked No. 1 as the happiest city in the U.S. according to a recent study conducted by Wallet Hub. The national study compared large cities across three key dimensions: 

  1. Emotional & Physical Well-Being,
  2. Income & Employme...
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Posted on: March 12, 2021

City of Fremont Partners with Magellan Advisors to Develop Broadband Master Plan

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The City of Fremont has selected Magellan Advisors as its partner in the development of a Broadband Master Plan through a competitive bidding process. 

Magellan Advisors will assist the City of Fremont with creating a plan for ensuring robust broa...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Construction Underway at California Nursery Historical Park

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Construction is underway on the California Nursery Historical Park Backbone Infrastructure and Site Work project in the Niles District. This project is part of the Phase 1 implementation of the park’s master plan adopted by the Fremont City Council in Dec...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Recruitment Underway for Mobility Commission

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The City of Fremont is now accepting applications from residents with expertise and/or interest related to various travel modes to fill two open seats on the Mobility Commission

  • Transit Representative
  • Mobility Impairments Representative

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Alameda County Advances to State’s Red Tier

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Alameda County has now advanced to the Red Tier in the State's Blueprint for a Safer Economy reopening framework. In the Red Tier, indoor dining is allowed at 25% capacity; most retail store capacity increases to 50%; grocery stores may operate at full ca...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

City of Fremont Economic Development Department Establishes the Earn and Learn Fremont Pilot Program

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Today, the City of Fremont Economic Development Department announced the Earn and Learn Fremont (ELF) Pilot Program that provides participants affected by COVID-19 layoffs the opportunity to jumpstart a new career in advanced manufacturing. Participants w...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

The Fremont Connection Brings City News Directly to Your Inbox: Sign Up Today!

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The City of Fremont has launched The Fremont Connection, a new online City newsletter powered by email subscription service govDelivery, which will allow you to stay up to date on Fremont news, programs, community engagement opportunities, events, and mor...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Safe Parking Strategy Update

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On February 16, 2021, City staff presented their proposed Safe Parking Strategy to the Fremont City Council. The proposed Strategy consists of three programs to provide designated secure parking areas in Fremont for unhoused people living in their vehicle...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

FRC Hiring Temporary Customer Service Representatives for Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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The City of Fremont Human Services Department’s Fremont Family Resource Center Division is looking for two highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to serve as temporary, full-time customer service representatives to support the $7 million ...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Electronic Plan Review Launching March 1 for New Permit Requests

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The City of Fremont is pleased to announce that starting March 1, 2021, the City is going paperless for all new Planning, Building/Fire, Solar, and Engineering permit requests. Starting March 1, the City is launching its new Electronic Plan Review (ePR) s...

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Posted on: February 14, 2021

Fremont Ranked Most Caring City in California by WalletHub

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The City of Fremont was named the most caring city in the state of California and the fourth most caring city in the nation according to a December 2020 WalletHub study. To determine the most caring cities in America, WalletHub compared the 100 most popul...

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Posted on: January 29, 2021

Fremont Teams Up with National League of Cities to Address Equity and Build Resiliency

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The City of Fremont is proud to join Cities of Opportunity, a new peer-learning action cohort led by the National League of Cities (NLC) to better address inequities by developing comprehensive and equitable policies and practices in the areas of Housing,...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

January 25 - Alameda County Health Order Update

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On January 25, 2021, the California Department of Public Health lifted the Stay at Home Order for the Bay Area Region upon projections that ICU bed capacity will continue to increase.  Alameda County now returns to the Purple Tier of California’s...

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Posted on: January 24, 2021

Fremont's New Recreation and Human Services Registration Software

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The City of Fremont’s Recreation Services Division and Human Services Department’s new registration system for Recreation and Age Well programs and facilities is available for residents to utilize. The new system allows you to register with the City onlin...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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Current COVID-19 vaccine supply is limited, and Alameda County is following the State’s vaccine prioritization guidance. As vaccine supplies increase, you will be able to get a vaccine through a County-administered point of dispensing (POD) or your health...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

City of Fremont Declares Local Emergency in Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic

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City Manager Mark Danaj has proclaimed a local emergency for the City of Fremont today in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The purpose of this emergency declaration is to give the City legal authority and flexibility to mobilize resources in response to...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Most City of Fremont Facilities will be Closed to the Public Monday, March 16, 2020 – March 31, 2020

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Effective Monday, March 16 through Tuesday, March 31, 2020, most City facilities will be closed to the public.  

The health and safety of the Fremont community is our number one priority as we continue to monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVI...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Update: Most City of Fremont Facilities will now be Closed to the Public through April 7, 2020

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The City of Fremont has adjusted its City facilities closure period to extend from March 16, 2020 through April 7, 2020 (from the previously announced March 16, 2020 through March 31, 2020 closure). This change is to align with the March 16, 2020, Shelter...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Message to Fremont Community about COVID-19 from City Manager Mark Danaj

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Dear Fremont community members,As the City of Fremont’s Chief Executive Officer overseeing the City’s Emergency Operations Center, I want you to know that your City Government is working diligently to help ensure the health and safety of our community and...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Fremont City Council to Hold Special Meeting on March 27, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.

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The Fremont City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, March 27, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, located 3300 Capitol Avenue in Building A. The public is encouraged to watch or participate virtually, as we all work together to slo...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Mayor Mei Provides Fremont City Services Update on COVID-19

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Mayor Lily Mei addresses the community and provides an update on COVID-19 in Fremont. Watch the video.

For more information about the City of Fremont’s response to COVID-19 visit our Coronavirus webpage.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

City of Fremont Approves Temporary Eviction Moratorium

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On March 27, 2020, the Fremont City Council ratified Executive Orders establishing emergency Eviction Moratoriums on Residential and Small Business Evictions at a Special City Council Meeting. The Eviction Moratoriums temporarily prohibit evictions on all...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

March 31, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an evolving, unprecedented public health crisis that has necessitated several emergency measures to keep the Fremont community safe and help slow the spread of the disease. In accordance with the Alameda County H...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an evolving, unprecedented public health crisis that has necessitated several emergency measures to keep the Fremont community safe and help slow the spread of the disease. In accordance with the Alameda County H...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

State Extends Regional Stay At Home Order

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On Saturday, January 9, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19, including data on intensive care unit (ICU) capacity across the state. Their announcement, followed up by Alameda County Public Hea...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Update: City of Fremont Facilities will now be Closed to the Public through May 3, 2020

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The City of Fremont has adjusted its City facilities closure period to extend until May 3, 2020 (from the previously announced deadline of April 7, 2020). This change is to align with the March 31, 2020, Shelter In Place Order, issued by the Alameda Count...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

City of Fremont Announces Relief Package for Renters and Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

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 The Fremont City Council unanimously approved a COVID-19 aid package targeting Fremont renters and small businesses whose incomes have been adversely impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic response. The aid package, approved at the regularly sched...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020 City of Fremont Update in Response to COVID-19

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The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an evolving, unprecedented public health crisis that has necessitated several emergency measures to keep the Fremont community safe and help slow the spread of the disease.

Today’s update highlights a new interact...

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Posted on: January 9, 2021

Flood Safety Information

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The City of Fremont offers the following flood safety tips to help residents protect their homes and families from potential flooding due to winter storms.

  • Know your flood hazard: To determine whether your property is within a Special Flood Hazard Area (SF...
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Posted on: January 14, 2021

City of Fremont to Start Construction on Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Projects

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The City of Fremont’s Public Works Department began construction on two projects to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety in late 2020.

The Pedestrian Crossing Enhancement Project will improve safety for pedestrians crossing at Central/Joseph and Washingto...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

City of Fremont Seeking Community Feedback for Three Upcoming Initiatives

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The City of Fremont is seeking input from residents on a Safe Parking Strategy, Climate Action Plan Update, and Parks and Recreation Master Plan through various forms of community engagement efforts, including a survey and online forum. Gathering communit...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Cities for Financial Empowerment Financial Navigators

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The City of Fremont is announcing the launch of a free Financial Navigators program to help residents navigate critical financial issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. In partnership with International Rescue Committee of Oakland (IRC), and with fundin...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Fremont Playgrounds and Park Facility Updates

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The Fremont community is encouraged to continue using outdoor spaces for health and fitness and we kindly ask that all park visitors follow Shelter-in-Place and posted park rules and help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Visit our Parks Update webpage for t...

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

City of Fremont Development Services Center Remains Closed Until Further Notice

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The City’s Development Services Center will remain temporarily closed to continue to limit the spread of COVID-19. The majority of City staff will be working remotely. Protecting the health of employees and the community remains the top priority for the C...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Fremont City Councilmembers Sworn In

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At the December 8, 2020, regularly scheduled City Council meeting held virtually via Zoom, new members were sworn into council following the November 3 General Municipal Election. The ceremonial oath of office and installation were administered during the...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

City of Fremont Bids Farewell to Outgoing Councilmember Vinnie Bacon

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At the December 8, 2020, City Council meeting, the Fremont City Council thanked outgoing Councilmember Vinnie Bacon for his nine years of dedicated public service to the City of Fremont.

Mr. Bacon was first elected to the Fremont City Council in December 2...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

City of Fremont Launching Safe Parking Strategy and Seeking Community Input

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The opening of the City of Fremont’s Housing Navigation Center in September 2020 was a significant step forward in addressing homelessness in the Fremont community. Now that the Navigation Center is operational and at capacity, the City is prioritizing th...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

State’s New Regional Stay Home Order effective December 7 in Alameda County

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This afternoon, Bay Area Health Officers moved to implement the State’s new Regional Stay Home Order, not waiting until local hospitals are near crisis to act. Read their full statement.

In Alameda County, the Order goes into effect Monday, December 7 at 1...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Small Businesses Assistance

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The State of California is supporting small businesses in a number of ways:

New Tax Credit

A new tax credit for businesses that had to lay off employees and/or dramatically reduce their work schedules and are now rehiring those employees, hiring new employe...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

State’s Regional Stay-At-Home Order Announced

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Yesterday, the State announced a Regional Stay at Home Order that will use regional availability of intensive care unit (ICU) beds. This State Order would go into effect when a region’s ICU availability falls below 15% and would remain in effect for a min...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Fremont Participates in Giving Tuesday to Promote Support for Community Members in Need

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The City of Fremont will participate in Giving Tuesday on December 1 to help raise awareness of charitable giving and provide support to Fremont-based families, individuals, older adults, and pet companions during the holidays. Giving Tuesday is a global ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Sites and Dates at Fremont Parks

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Given recent increases in the COVID-19 case rate in Alameda County, and the rise in cases across the Bay Area and the state, Alameda County has now moved back to the Purple Tier. The next several weeks could place us at high risk for even more COVID-19 tr...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Fremont Police Department Releases Results from EV Pilot Program

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Today, the Fremont Police Department (FPD) released the results of one of the nation’s first Electric Patrol Vehicle Pilot Program that tested a Tesla Model S 85 electric vehicle (EV) customized for patrol operations from March 2019 to March 2020. Results...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Second Request Letter to Reconsider Joint City Council/FUSD Board Meeting

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Today, Mayor Mei sent a second letter formally requesting the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education hold a Joint City Council/FUSD Board meeting to discuss the School Resource Officer Program. View the second letter.

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Fremont Municipal City Playgrounds Now Open

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Beginning today, Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Fremont municipal city playgrounds are open. Playgrounds pose a risk of spreading COVID-19 because they have high-touch surfaces and involve gathering and mixing of households. Playgrounds in Fremont will not be...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

City of Fremont Releases a NEW Park Business Operating Permit Program to Assist Fitness Businesses

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On Tuesday, September 29, 2020, Fremont City Manager Mark Danaj signed Executive Order 2020-08, establishing an emergency park business operating permit program allowing commercial businesses that provide fitness classes to use City of Fremont parks durin...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Facebook Contributes $10,000 to Gift Fremont Program to Support Local Small Businesses

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Today, Facebook has donated $10,000 to support Gift Fremont, the ongoing City of Fremont program that allows community members to purchase eGift Cards from participating small businesses in Fremont, with the incentive of added monetary bonuses.

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

No Cost COVID-19 Testing Available in Fremont

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The Alameda County Health Care Services Agency, in partnership with Asian Health Services, the Regional Pacific Islander Taskforce, Bay Area Community Health, Color and the City of Fremont, has announced new details about free COVID-19 testing in Fremont....

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

City of Fremont Now Offering Remote Video Building Inspections

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The City of Fremont has launched remote video building inspections for limited types of building permits for single family residential projects as an alternative to an inspector completing an in-person inspection. The video inspections are limited to sing...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Fremont Mayor and Other Climate Mayors Set Goals for COVID-19 Recovery

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Recognizing the need to work together at every level of government to move beyond this pandemic, Fremont Mayor Lily Mei and 197 other Climate Mayors recently issued a joint letter strongly urging federal legislators to take bold action to protect the plan...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Fremont Announces Opening of Housing Navigation Center for Homeless Individuals

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The City of Fremont today announced the opening of its Housing Navigation Center (HNC). The new Center is another pivotal move in addressing the City’s homeless crisis by providing unhoused community members with shelter and a path to securing permanent h...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

City of Fremont Invites Community to Register for Engage Fremont Community Meetings

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Fremont community members are invited to participate in a series of community engagement activities that will take place this summer to assist the City in identifying community priorities and recommended next steps on the topic of policing and race in the...

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Posted on: July 11, 2020

Alameda County Issues Updated Guidance on Outdoor Dining

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Late last night, on Friday, July 10, the Alameda County Public Health Department released a statement prohibiting outdoor dining in Alameda County based on an update issued by the State of California on Thursday, July 9, due to a surge of new coronavirus ...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Fremont parks remain open this weekend with limited health and fitness amenities

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Fremont parks remain open this Fourth of July weekend, however amenities remain limited in accordance with Alameda County’s Shelter-in-Place Order.   We encourage the Fremont community members to continue to use our outdoor spaces for health and ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

New Location Announced for Navigation Center Workshops

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Due to the large attendance expected at the community workshops for Fremont’s temporary Housing Navigation Center, the City has relocated both workshops to Harbor Light Church, 4760 Thornton Ave., one of Fremont’s largest venues. The workshop on Wednesday...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Fremont Minimum Wage Ordinance to Become Effective July 2019

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On February 5, the City Council approved a minimum wage ordinance that increases Fremont’s local minimum wage to $15/hour two years earlier than mandated under State law.

Large employers with 26 or more employees will be subject to a $13.50/hour minimum wa...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Fremont to Hold Special Meeting-Work Session on June 18 at 5:30 pm to Discuss Homelessness Efforts

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The City of Fremont is holding a Special Meeting-Work Session on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. for City staff to go before the City Council and provide an overall update on the City’s homeless efforts and present and establish criteria to...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

June 18 Council Work Session Discussed Update on Strategies and Priorities to Address Homelessness

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On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, the Fremont City Council held a Work Session to discuss an update on strategies and priorities to address homelessness. City staff presented an overview of ongoing efforts to reduce homelessness since 2017, provide an update on ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Two Community Workshops about Proposed Housing Navigation Center

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The City of Fremont will host two community workshops regarding the proposed Housing Navigation Center. Workshops are open to the public and will be held on the following dates:

Wednesday, August 14from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pmCity Hall, 3300 Capitol Av...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

7/9 Council Work Session Identified 2 Potential Locations for Temporary Homeless Navigation Center

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The Fremont City Council held a Work Session on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, to review 11 potential City-owned and privately-owned sites analyzed by City staff for locating a temporary homeless navigation center in Fremont. The sites were based on previously re...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

City Council Work Session on July 9 to Discuss Potential Sites to Locate a Housing Navigation Center

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The City of Fremont is holding a Special Meeting – City Council Work Session on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. for City staff to review the evaluation results of potential sites to locate a housing navigation center in Fremont. A housing nav...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Council to Consider Draft District Maps as Fremont Transitions to District-based Election System

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On March 21, 2017, the City of Fremont adopted a resolution of intention to transition from an at-large to a district-based councilmember election system with six districts and a Mayor at-large for a seven member Council.  The City has already he...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Fremont City Council Approves Resolution to Transition to District-based Election System

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At the Fremont City Council meeting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, the Council approved a resolution to transition from an at-large to a district-based election system.

As mentioned in the City’s press release, the City Council made the decision to ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

City Council to Consider Draft District Maps as Fremont Transitions to District-based Elections

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On March 21, 2017, the City of Fremont adopted a resolution of intention to transition from an at-large to a district-based councilmember election system with six districts and a Mayor at-large for a seven member Council. The City has already held four of...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Fremont is Asking Residents for Feedback on their Preferred Draft Council District Map

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The City of Fremont is launching a new topic on Fremont Open City Hall, the City’s online forum for citizen engagement. Fremont is asking for public input on which draft Council district map community members prefer for the upcoming election in ...

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