Home Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

CONFIRE: Fire Service Reduction Plan

On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 at 130 pm, is the final scheduled Fire Board meeting prior to the November 6, 2012 vote. The fire...

Contra Costa Health: Learn Your TB Status for World Tuberculosis Day

Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) recognizes World Tuberculosis Day on March 24 by encouraging the community to find out if they are at risk...

November 2-6: Highway 4 Traffic Updates

Here is a look at this weeks Highway 4 Construction Schedule where commuters will see lane closures on Highway 4 Monday – Friday. FULL FREEWAY...

Jan 30: First Tee Contra Costa Host Wine Tasting Fundraiser

The First Tee Contra Costa is hosting a Wine Tasting Fundraiser on Saturday, January 30 between 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Lone...

Sheriffs Office Responds to DeSaulnier’s Request For Investigation into Allegations at West County Detention...

This past week, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier said he plans to ask the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate claims that federal immigration detainees at...

March 16-17: Morgan Territory Road Culvert Repair Scheduled

Contra Costa County Public Works announced Tuesday that Progress is being made to improve conditions along the southern portion of Morgan Territory Road impacted...

Pink Plates Campaign Nearing 7,500 Sign-up Goal

The folks at Pinkplate.org announced they are just 380 sign-ups short of reaching their 7,500 goal which will allow the DMV to start production. The...

Nov. 23-27: Highway 4 to See Lane and Ramp Closures

Highway 4 commuters will see multiple activities this week causing multiple lane and ramp closures through Antioch. FULL FREEWAY CLOSURES: State Route 4: There are no full...

Smoke in East County Sky is from Fires in Lake County

Saturday morning, the East Contra Costa County skies were filled with a layer of smoke leaving many to wonder what was on fire and...

Mosquitoes with West Nile Found In Antioch, Near Knightsen

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed Friday that two groups of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus....

Sheriff’s Office Finds 16 Pounds of Marijuana in Bay Point Home

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced Friday that while responding to an armed subject in Bay Point on Wednesday, sheriff deputies...

Los Vaqueros Reservoir Seeking State Funding for Public Benefits of Expansion

Concord – With $2.7 billion available in state funding available for water storage projects, Contra Costa Water District (CCWD) is working with partners to...

Air District Strengthens Wood Burning Rule

Changes intended to further protect residents from fine particle pollution in wood smoke SAN FRANCISCO - The Board of Directors of the Bay Area Air...

Group Declares “Independence” From Rest of State, Seek to Create New California

New California is a new state in development exercising it’s Constitutional Right to form from the State of California. The process to form New...

BART Board to Consider $3.5 Billion Bond Measure

The BART Board of Directors is considering for approval a $3.5 billion general obligation bond measure at this Thursday’s regularly scheduled 9:00 am board...

CONFIRE: Times Editorial Staff Ignored Facts Provided to Them

Dan Borenstein of the Contra Costa Times did not tell the entire story today in his Editorial under the byline "Contra Costa Times Editorial"...

Construction Begins on Highway 4-Balfour Interchange Project in Brentwood

Brentwood, CA – On Tuesday, the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and its partners, the Contra Costa Water District (CCWD), the Contra Costa Regional...

Susan Bonilla to lead Council for a Strong America’s California Office

SAN FRANCISCO (January 30, 2017) – Council for a Strong America recently hired Susan Bonilla, former California Assemblywoman of Concord, to serve as Director of the California...

Westbound Highway Re-Opens in Antioch After Vehicle Crash Injures 14

A vehicle crash Saturday evening on Highway 4 has injured 14-people and closed all lanes on Highway 4 in the westbound direction according to...

Contra Costa: Firefighters Set for Annual Fill the Boot

Firefighters will be out this week helping to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) at locations throughout Contra Costa County. If you see...