County of Alameda, CA
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Opportunity
Applicants Sought for Assessment Appeals Board
Alameda County is seeking to fill several vacancies on its Assessment Appeals Board. Created by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the Assessment Appeals Board hears appeals by Alameda County taxpayers who disagree with the taxable value assigned to their property by the County Assessor. This value determines the amount of property taxes to be paid by the property owner. Press release...

Health
New State-of-the-Art Laboratory Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House
On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 the Alameda County Vector Control Services District (ACVCSD) will be hosting an open house for their newly constructed state-of-the-art laboratory. The public is invited to attend this free community friendly event that will include a ribbon cutting ceremony, interactive lab tours led by Vector Control’s biologists, ecologists, and staff, refreshments, and more. Press release...

Finance
Assessor Delivers 2018-19 Fiscal Year Assessments
The Alameda County Assessor's Office has completed the FY 2018-19 local assessment roll, which totals $300.1 billion. That is $19.9 billion, or 7.11 percent, more than last year. The local assessment roll reflects assessments of more than 515,000 taxable properties in Alameda County. Press release...

Finance
Final Budget for FY 2018-19 Approved
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors on Friday approved a $3.2 billion Alameda County Budget for FY 2018-19 that is balanced and closes a $65.9 million funding gap without significant reductions to services or staff. Press release...

Health
49% Decrease in Opioid Overdose Deaths
Opioid overdose deaths in Alameda County decreased by 49 percent since 2015, signaling the success of initiatives to prevent opioid misuse and overdoses. The statistics are being cited by the Alameda County Health Services Agency, which works in a coalition with numerous partners to address opioid abuse in Alameda County. Press release...

Recognition
Alameda County Wins Big in National Awards Program
Alameda County made a stellar showing in this year's National Association of Counties (NACo) awards program, drawing national distinction with 19 Achievement Awards for innovations and accomplishments covering a wide range of services. Learn about our award-winning projects...