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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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Road Closures

  • 09/20/2016  Vasco Road Delays  Beginning Monday, September 26, 2016, crews will be repairing a sink hole in the southbound lane of Vasco Road (mile marker 3.74) between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Southbound traffic may be reduced to one lane; speed limits will be reduced in the work zone. Work will be completed by September 30, 2016.
  • 09/09/2016  Crow Canyon Road Tree Work EXTENDED  Public Works Agency crews will continue its tree maintenance work on Crow Canyon Rd, between East Castro Valley Blvd and the County line, between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM, weekdays thru September 30, 2016. Traffic may be reduced to one lane at times. Please use caution around personnel.
  • 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

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