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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.
All Grass Play Fields are CLOSED Today 2/5/2024
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 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.
On Thursday 2/8/24, the Swim Center will be closed for maintenance from 8am-2pm. There is maintenance that needs to take place in both locker rooms that requires us to shut down. If we are able to open earlier, we will post it on our website at www.el-cerrito.org/swimcenter.
Fields CLOSED 2/14
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.
Fields Remain CLOSED 2/15
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.
On Presidents Day, Monday 2/19/24, the El Cerrito Swim Center will have Holiday Hours from 7am-12pm. Hours are for Fitness Swim only including Lap Swim, Water Walking, and Independent Exercise. No Masters, Gators, Water Aerobics, or Swim Lessons. Rates are $10 Resident and $12 Non-Resident. The 15-Punch and 30-Day Pass are NOT valid on Holidays, the Annual Pass is valid on City Holidays.
The Recycling Center and Office will be closed on Monday, February 19th, in observance of Presidents' Day. The Center will reopen at 8:30am on Tuesday, February 20th.
Due to the Wet Conditions and Heavy Rainfall over the Weekend - Fields CLOSED 2/20
Committee on Aging Meeting
Date/Time: Friday 2/23/24, 1-3pm
Location: El Cerrito Community Center
All are welcome!
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.