Updated: Two Stabbed Sunday Morning During Birthday Party in Byron

At 3:18 am Sunday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a stabbing in the 3400 block Camino Diablo...

ECCFPD: Fourth of July Activity Report

I received word this morning from East Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Chief Hugh Henderson that the District ran a total of 20...

Week of Sept 14: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

This weeks construction on Highway 4 will have ramp closures at Sand Creek Tuesday evening from 8:00 pm to 4:00 am while all lanes...

ECCFPD Outreach Meetings Expose Difficulty in Passing a Parcel Tax

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District conducted seven community meetings in January to educate and receive input on a potential parcel tax to...

Brentwood, Oakley Fastest Growing Cities in Contra Costa County

According to the California Department of Finance, California grew by 345k residents in 2013 while Brentwood and Oakley were the two fastest growing cities...

March 28 – April 3: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 between Brentwood and Pittsburg. FULL FREEWAY CLOSURES: There are no full freeway closures planned...

Contra Costa Water District Vice-President Karl Wandry Passes Away

Concord - This week,  (CCWD) lost a Board member who brought strong experience and a passion for water issues.  Vice President Karl Wandry passed...

Byron: Fire Destroys Boat, Heavy Damage to Building

At 4:45 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a boat fire inside of a building located ¼ mile South...

Bethel Island: Man Barricades Himself Inside Home During 90-Minute Police Standoff

Shortly before 11:40 pm Friday night, Contra Costa County Sheriffs and Oakley Police responded to a report of a man with a shotgun on...

Byron: Two Patients Airlifted by Helicopter After Three Vehicle Crash on Camino Diablo Road

Just before 7:50 am Monday morning, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to the 2400 block of Camino Diablo in Byron for...

ECCFPD: Fire Station Closures Recommended For December 1, 2014

At the June 2nd East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board Meeting, the District will look to approve its 2014-15 preliminary operating budget which...

Press Release: ECCFPD to Temporarily Close Downtown Brentwood Fire Station

OAKLEY—The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to temporarily close Fire Station 54 in Brentwood to...

December 1-6: Highway 4 Construction Includes Lane Closures

Here is a look at the Highway 4 Construction Schedule for the week of December 1 which will have lane closures, ramp closures and...

ECCFPD: December Average Response Time at 6:54 Minutes

In the month of December, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a total of 574 service calls with an average response...

Firefighters Come Out Against Brentwood Fire Plan, Council Agrees to Restart Talks

On Tuesday night, the City of Brentwood took no action on their proposed Memorandum of Understanding which was aimed to keep a fourth East...

Polling Highlights Lack of Voter Support for June Election, Tax Measure May be Delayed

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was provided polling Monday evening which may cause the Fire Board to hold off on a June...

Contra Costa Sheriff Supports Byron School Resource Officer Position

Contra Costa Sheriff David O. Livingston will be making a recommendation to the County Board of Supervisors to fully fund the School Resource Officer...

Friday: Firefighters Set to Raise Funds for Muscular Dystrophy Association

At 9:00 am Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters will help raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) at the corner...

Oakley, Brentwood Net Largest Increases in 2017-18 County Assessment Roll

Contra Costa County Assessor Gus Kramer reported the 2017-18 Assessment Roll is the highest in County History at $192.2 billion—a 5.78% increase. The increase is...

C.A.S.T. Day of Fishing in the Delta for Children with Disabilities

Rio Vista, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) invites you to join him on Saturday, June 15th at the “Catch A Special Thrill (C.A.S.T)...