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: August 21, 2015

Just a friendly reminder that the Meet and Greet with Chief Hart is tomorrow, Saturday August 22, 2015 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at the Kensington Community Center. The flyer to the event can be viewed here.  We hope that you will join us for this event!
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Posted: August 20, 2015
Posted: August 18, 2015

The August 20, 2015 Park Buildings Committee Agenda has been posted here.

Posted: August 17, 2015

The August 19th, 2015 KPPCSD Finance Committee Special Meeting Agenda has been posted here.

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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, Kevin Hart:  (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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