Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

Updated: Contra Costa County Road Closures

On Friday, Contra Costa County Public Works updated the status of local road closures across the county. On Friday, Marsh Creek Road sustained a few...

Delta Diablo Wins Governor’s Award for Sustainability Leadership

Delta Diablo was honored in Sacramento Friday evening with a prestigious 2016 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA). GEELA is California's highest environmental honor, administered...

FBI Seeks Public Assistance in Recovery of Stolen Firearm

SAN FRANCISCO – The FBI’s San Francisco Field Office is seeking information leading to the recovery of a stolen firearm, magazines and ballistic vest....

Flash Flood Watch Issued For Sunday

Just after 1:30 pm Friday, the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch from 12:00 am Sunday until 6:00 pm Sunday. Impacts will include...

National Weather Service Issues “Significant Weather Advisory”

At 4:15 am, the National Weather Service issued a “significant weather advisory” for parts of the San Francisco Bay Area for Friday morning. According to...

DeSaulnier Brings Together Members of Congress and Workers to Kick Off the “Future of...

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressmen Mark DeSauliner (CA-11) and Mark Pocan (WI-02) hosted the first in a series of regional events to launch the...

Contra Costa County to Issue Local Emergency Status After Storm Damages

Contra Costa County Administrator David Twa today signed a proclamation of local emergency in response to winter storm damage that has occurred in a...

Update: Marsh Creek Road Now Open, Morgan Territory Road Open to Local Traffic

On Wednesday, Contra Costa County Public works announced they reopened Marsh Creek Road between the Clayton city limits and Deer Valley Road. The following roads...

East Bay Couple Arrested for Drugs, Loaded Handgun and Stolen Property at Sonoma Casino

The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office announced that an East Bay couple were arrested for possession of stolen property, drugs and a loaded gun at...

Update: Antioch Bridge Now Open After Closure

The California Highway Patrol announced that the Antioch Bridge will be shut down in both directions until 9:00 am Thursday. At 7:49 pm, it was...

Bethel Island: 1671 PG&E Customers Without Power

According to PG&E, just after 4:23 pm Wednesday, a power outage is impacting 1671 customers in the area of Bethel Island and other parts...

Contra Costa: Wind Warning, Flood Advisory Issued

Just before 4:00 pm Wednesday, the National Weather Service issued a severe weather alert warning of wind and a urban and small stream flood...

Contra Costa Women’s March Set for Saturday in Walnut Creek

More than 1,000 Contra Costa County friends and families display community strength In Walnut Creek, Calif.--a town not typically known for activism--a diverse group of...

Sen. Glazer Makes a Appeal to President Obama to Exonerate the Port Chicago 50

Walnut Creek, CA – Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, on Martin Luther King Day on Monday called on President Barack Obama to exonerate the Port...

Supervisor Burgis: District 3 Committee Openings, Deadline to Apply is Feb 16th

Background: The Board of Supervisors receives valuable input and community participation from numerous citizen advisory boards on a range of issues. Boards usually meet...

Winter Spare the Air Alert in Effect for Tuesday

A Winter Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in the Bay Area. The 5th of the Winter Season. Wood...

Updated: Man Shot on Highway 242 in Concord

At 5:09 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a shooting that occurred on Highway 242 near Solano Way in...

Update: Marsh Creek Road Now Open, Other Roads Still Closed

On Friday, Contra Costa County Public works announced they reopened Marsh Creek Road between the Clayton city limits and Deer Valley Road. The following roads...

Flood Warning Issued Through Saturday in East Contra Costa

A flood warning has been issued by the National Weather Service in east Contra Costa County and parts of Alameda County through 11:30 am...

Jury Convicts Guinto of 87-Counts, Including forcible Child Molestation, Witness Dissuasion and Kidnap

Justice was served on January 12, 2017 when a jury returned guilty verdicts in the case against Ronald David Guinto. Guinto, a former sixth grade...