Impact to City Services and Facilities

City Facilities/Programs Update

Community Development (Planning and Building)

Community Centers and Recreation Programming

  • Many Community Services programs have resumed. Please view the Community Services website for more information.
  •  Please contact our Registration Office for more information on how to obtain a rental permit and check availability at (510) 620-6793 or
  • Click here to visit the City's Virtual Recreation Center.


  • The Main Library and Branch Libraries are open. Please visit the Library website for more information.


  • City of Richmond parks are open for personal use and exercise.


  • The Richmond Swim Center and the Richmond Plunge are open. Please visit the Aquatics website for more information. 

Public Safety (Police and Fire)

  • All public safety services are available.
  • Please call 911 for emergency services. 
  • To reach the Police Department (non-emergency), call 510-233-1214.
  • To reach Fire Administration (non-emergency), please call 510-307-8031 or email

Public Works 

  • All Public Works services are operating.

Richmond Rent Program

  • For more information about evictions during the period of local emergency, as well as resources to address food, shelter, health and other emergency needs, please visit the rent program website.
  • Rent Program staff are available by phone at (510) 234-RENT [7368] or email ( to address any questions from community members.

Other City Departments

City Facilities 2022-07-19