Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

Martinez Police Nab Pair of Mailbox Theft Suspects

On Thursday March 16 at about 12:53 pm, Martinez Police Officers responded to the area of Tea Tree Court for a report of a...

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...

AAA Offers Free Ride Home on St. Patrick’s Day

‘Tipsy Tow’ Program Helps Keep Impaired Drivers Off The Road EMERYVILLE, CA – AAA wants St. Patrick’s Day partygoers to celebrate and enjoy the day safely....

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...

CHP: How to be a Good Witness When a Crime Occurs

The following was provided by CHP If you witness a crime, or are the victim of a crime, please report it to law enforcement. Remember,...

Senator Steve Glazer To Host Free Tax Assistance Workshops

California State Senator Steve Glazer will be hosting a free tax assistance workshop in Antioch in conjunction with Earn it! Keep It Contra Costa....

CCTA Awarded Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

WALNUT CREEK, CA – For the fifth year in a row, the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) has been granted the highest form of...

Antioch: County Hazmat to Work Throughout Night to Clean Up Mercury Contamination

Contra Costa County Hazmat will be working through the night to clean up as many as 8-mercury contamination spills reported in the 2200 block...

Livermore Police Looking for Missing Autistic Teenager

The Livermore Police Department announced Monday they are looking for an autistic teenager who walked away from his home on March 11, 2017. Police say...

AAA: Gas Prices Make Slow 10 Day Decline

According to AAA, after remaining relatively flat, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has now fallen for 10 straight days to today’s...

CHP: Victim in I-80 Freeway Shooting Has Died, Murder Charges Recommended for 3 Suspects

The California Highway Patrol announced Sunday that the 24 year old male victim in Thursday's I-80 freeway shooting has passed away. CHP says that murder...

Oakley Library STEAM’s Up Spring Break

The Oakley Library is getting their STEAM on every Tuesday through Saturday during Spring Break from 3-4pm. The program will feature fun, hands-on STEAM-related activities...

B-17 Bomber Visits Buchanan Field in Concord Over the Weekend

The visit is sponsored by EAA Chapter 393 Aluminum Overcast, B-17G-105-VE, s/n 44-85740, civil registration N5017N, is one of only ten presently airworthy Boeing...

Helmick Talks East Contra Costa Fire After Being Named Fire Chief

In April, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is set to hand over the reins of the District to Brian Helmick who will serve...

State of Emergency Declared in Morgan Territory, Alternative Routes Being Planned

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution declaring an emergency in the Morgan Territory area. According to county staff, this...

Contra Cost County Issues $99.8 Million in Bonds

Significant Interest Savings Achieved and Health Services Department Projects Funded Contra Costa County has closed a $99,810,000 lease revenue bond transaction as the result of...

AAA Survey: Drivers Unsure of Self-Driving Cars

EMERYVILLE, CA – A new report from AAA reveals that the majority of U.S. drivers seek some form of autonomous technology in their next...

Shared Autonomous Vehicles Make Debut at Bishop Ranch as Part of Pilot Program

San Ramon, CA – March 6, 2017 – Bishop Ranch, EasyMile, GoMentum Station and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) announced today that two...

The Network of Care Fundraiser a Hit, Helped 29,000 Families in 2016

On Saturday night a packed house attended The Network of Care annual crab feed in Antioch to help raise funds to purchase food that...

2017 Contra Costa County Teacher/Certificated Staff Recruitment Fair

MARTINEZ - The Contra Costa County Office of Education (CCCOE) will present its annual Contra Costa County Teacher/Certificated Staff Recruitment Fair, on Saturday, March...