Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

Dr. Condoleezza Rice Headlines 30th Anniversary of East Bay USA

Concord, CA – The East Bay Leadership Council celebrated the 30th Anniversary of East Bay USA with a presentation from the 66th United States...

Watch for Phone Scammers Demanding Immediate Water Payments

CONCORD – The Contra Costa Water District has received reports from several customers this week who have been contacted on the phone by scammers...

July 18 – 22: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between July 18-22 which will see lane, ramp and local street closures. FULL...

Contra Costa County Executive Fire Chiefs Endorse Task Force Recommendation

Ahead of the Board of Supervisor meeting today, the Contra Costa County Executive Fire Chiefs submitted a letter encouraging  support of the recommendation by...

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District & American Medical Response Form The ‘Alliance’

The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District is getting innovative with the way it does business and serves its community. It’s recently teamed up...

Five More Birds, A Chicken With West Nile Virus in Contra Costa County

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed today that five more dead birds and one chicken tested positive for...

LuLaRoe Pop-Up Boutique Fundraiser Set For Malu Fitness

On March 25, the community is invited to join LuLaRoe for a pop-up boutique fundraiser to benefit Malu Fitness. Attendees will be able to shop...

Contra Costa Animal Services Offering Free Adoptions This Week to Alleviate Shelter Overcrowding

All animal adoptions free to the public at CCAS’ Martinez and Pinole shelters   Martinez, CA – Contra Costa Animal Services (CCAS) will be offering...

Contra Costa District Attorney Provides Update on West County Freeway Shootings

Hercules, CA – On Thursday, Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark A. Peterson and the West Contra Costa County Police Chiefs Association met to...

Community Remembers Jeremy “Lumpy” Sturgill Friday Night

Friday night, thousands of people in the community showed up in front of Lumpy's Diner in Antioch to remember Jeremy “Lumpy” Sturgill for a...

Tuesday: Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Set to Re-Organize

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will be holding their annual re-organization of the Board Tuesday morning as Supervisor Federal Glovers term as...

Decoy Operations: Oakley Liquor Store Loses Alcohol License

During the month of April, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff conducted operations at establishments that sell alcohol which resulted in an...

Letter: Local 1, Board of Supervisor Pay Raise A Bad Decision and Self-Serving

When news first broke last week, many seemed to be rightfully angry at, and felt completely disenfranchised by, the Contra Costa County Supervisors’ vote...

Concord: Pilot Injured After Plane Crash

At 2:43 pm Friday, Contra Costa County Firefighters responded to a plane crash that landed in the intersection of Solano Way and Marsh Drive...

Volunteers Help Plant 2,000 Plants During Sand Creek Basin Restoration Work Day

Saturdays Sand Creek Basin Restoration Project work day event had more than 150 volunteers participate where they helped plant over 2,000 native plants, trees...

BART Citizen Review Board Considers Recommendation on Transgender Policy

The Citizen Review Board that advises BART Police is considering a recommendation that BART PD adopt a policy for interactions with transgender people. “Most law...

September 12 – 16: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between September 12-16 which will see several Highway 4 lane and local...

CCTA Celebrates Completion of First Phase of Sand Creek Road Interchange Improvements

Brentwood, CA: Today the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) celebrated the completion of the first stage of construction on the Sand Creek Road Interchange...

AAA’s Time Change Safety Tips for Drivers and Pedestrians

With the US Daylight-saving having ended Sunday and clocks now set back an hour, AAA has provided safety tips for both drivers and pedestrians. AAA...

District Attorney Announces Charges for Wage Theft and Workers’ Compensation Insurance Fraud

Martinez, CA -- Mark A. Peterson, District Attorney of Contra Costa County, announced that after an extensive investigation, 11 felony charges were filed against...