Alameda County
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Reopening News From the Court: Week of 4.11.22 
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Court News

Our weekly roundup of local court news. This post will be updated as new information comes across our desks.

Superior Court of California, County of Alameda

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Thursday, April 14, 2022: The Superior Court of Alameda County (Court) announces reopening of courtrooms to the public starting April 25th and expansion of clerk’s office hours.  Details here.

For more court info, please RSVP for:

April 26
11:45AM –
Alameda County Family Court Town Hall



Superior Court of California, County of Contra Costa 

February 28, 2022: UPDATED COURT MASKING POLICY EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2022 – Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) and health departments from surrounding Bay Area counties rescinded certain indoor masking requirements for vaccinated individuals effective February 16, 2022. The Court had continued to require masks regardless of vaccination status. Effective March 1, 2022, members of the public who are fully vaccinated will be permitted to enter and remain in all Court facilities without a mask.