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El Cerrito Swim Center
Yard maintenance is changing from Mondays to Tuesdays beginning January 9th. This schedule should continue through at least March, possibly longer. The time will remain the same, 7:30am-9am.
Please join other volunteers at Baxter Creek Gateway Park in this jewel on the Ohlone Greenway. The activities will include litter removal, invasive plant removal and native plant care. All ages are welcome (under 13 with guardian). All participants must complete a Volunteer Registration Form before working. Please wear long sleeves, long pants, and closed-toe shoes. You may also want to bring a water bottle to use while you are working. The City will provide tools, bags, gloves, and sanitizer. There are no bathrooms at the park. We will meet at 10am at Conlon Ave and the Ohlone Greenway. RSVP by email or phone is appreciated.
Tour starts in the Recycling Center Office Lobby.
Free Public Tour of the City of El Cerrito Recycling + Environmental Resource Center for individuals and small groups.
Group tours can be scheduled at other times for a fee.
The Urban Forest Committee serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council, other commissions, and the citizens of the City with regard to the growth, maintenance, and location of trees within the City.
The Environmental Quality Committee meets at City Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm. Click on the link to the right for more information about the EQC.
Meeting agendas are typically available at least 3 days prior to the meeting. An icon will appear in the lower right corner of this page when the agenda for this meeting is available for download.
Available at Upper Cerrito Vista Park, adjacent to the tennis courts, across from the tennis court's parking lot, entrance off of Avis, across from Prospect Sierra School.
Join El Cerrito’s Green Teams and El Cerrito Trail Trekkers to remove invasive French broom. The ground is soft so it is easy to pull plants out. No experience necessary!
Join El Cerrito's Green Teams and Environmental Quality Committee for a neighborhood cleanup near the El Cerrito Plaza BART Station. Volunteering improves habitat, water quality, and quality of life for our neighborhoods and open spaces. Events start at 10am and run for two or three hours.
All ages welcome (under 13 with guardian). All participants must complete a Volunteer Registration Form before working. Wear sturdy shoes and a hat. Bring water to drink. The Green Teams supply tools, gloves, and bags. RSVP by phone or email is helpful.
The Economic Development Committee meets on the 3rd Monday of the month in the El Cerrito City Hall Council Chambers. Click on the "Download Agenda" button to view the agenda.
Committee on Aging Meeting
The Park and Recreation Commission typically meets at City Hall (unless indicated) on the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:00 pm. See link to this year's schedule of regular meetings on to the right. Regular meeting agendas are typically available at least 3 days prior to the meeting. An icon will appear in the upper right corner of this page when the agenda for this meeting is available for download. Click on the link to the right for more information about the Park and Recreation Commission.