Kensington is an unincorporated community of about 2200 homes, located in the East Bay Hills between Berkeley and El Cerrito. Kensington maintains its own police department, as well as park and recreation programs for all ages, via the Kensington Police Protection & Community Services District. The Kensington Fire Protection District provides fire protection and emergency medical services via a contract with El Cerrito.

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Posted: January 23, 2017

The January 26, 2017 Special Meeting Agenda has been posted here.

Posted: January 20, 2017

The January 24, 2017 Special Meeting Agenda has been posted here.

Posted: January 17, 2017

The wage analysis for Interim General Manager / Chief of Police Rickey Hull is available here.

Posted: January 16, 2017

An application to serve on a standing committee or group of the KPPCSD board is available here. Deadline Extended to February 8th!

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Important Contact Information


  • Emergency: 911
  • Non-Emergency Dispatch: (510) 236-0474
  • Office:  (510) 526-4141


  • Office Hours: 9 AM to 3 PM, Monday through Friday
  • General Manager, Rickey Hull:  (510) 526-4141
  • Park and Facility Rental: (510) 526-4141
  • Waste Pickup: (510) 237-4614
  • C.C. County Animal Shelter:  (925) 335-8300
  • C.C. County Sheriff — Animal Control: (925) 646-2441


Board Corner

Regular Board meetings are held monthly on the second Thursday of each month.  Agenda packets are available here.

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