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Programs & Services

The Public Works Agency offers many programs and services to the public including: Traffic/Safety, Building/Permitting, Flood Control, and Community Services.

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Online Requests

Do you have a pothole problem? Need to report illegal dumping or abandoned shopping cart removal? Street Lights not working in your neighborhood? You can request many services like these online.

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Report issues such as potholes, graffiti, illegal dumping and other requests for services by simply taking a photo and submitting it directly to the Public Works Agency.

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News & Press Release

  • 03/04/2016  PG&E Community Pipeline Safety Project  PGE is working with Alameda County and local residents to review areas around the natural gas transmission pipeline to check for items that could delay first responders from quickly accessing the pipeline in an emergency. Visit

Road Closures

  • 08/03/2016  Palomares Road Closure Between MM 8.5 and MM 8.7(220KB) Palomares Road will be closed to all traffic between mile marker 8.70 and 8.50, beginning August 3, 2016, through October 2016. This closure enables the Alameda County Resource Conservation District to complete a bridge replacement over Stonybrook Creek. For additional information, visit
  • 06/29/2016  Calaveras Road Weekend Closure  Starting July 5, 2016 and lasting for 18 months, Calaveras Road will be closed on WEEKDAYS ONLY between Geary Road and Oakridge Road ? near the Santa Clara/Alameda County Line. Sunol Regional Wilderness entrance will be open at all times. Calaveras Road opens Saturday mornings 6 am and closes Sunday evenings at 11 pm.
  • 04/29/2016  Tassajara Roadwork Begins May 2  Beginning May 2, 2016, Tassajara Road/Camino Tassajara will be closed to motorists, cyclists and pedestrians to replace a failing culvert. This project will likely likely last until December. Those needing to travel between Dublin and Contra Costa County will need to take alternate routes.

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