November 24-30: Highway 4 Construction Set to Include Lane Closures

Here is a look at the Highway 4 Traffic Schedule for the week of Nov. 24 which feature lane and ramp closures during the...

Girl Scout Troop 33382 Offers Tips For Keeping Pets Safe During 4th of July

Girl Scout Troop 33382 is offering advice to the community to help keep pets safe this Fourth of July. This is part of a...

During Strike, Tri Delta Transit Buses Will Not Enter BART Stations

BART unions have announced that workers will strike at midnight tonight.  In response to the strike Tri Delta Transit buses will operate regular fixed...

Discovery Bay Should Reject Urge For Compensation Increase

The Discovery Bay Community Services District Directors will consider increasing their compensation at their upcoming meeting. Currently, they are paid a daily stipend of...

Brentwood: Microwave Oven Malfunction Causes Kitchen Fire, Displaces Four

On Friday at 3:51 pm, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of kitchen fire in the 800 block of...

East County Christmas Tree Recycling

Now that Christmas has come and gone, many people are left wondering what to do with their Christmas Tree which helped fill their homes...

Week of Nov. 17: Highway 4 to Feature Freeway Closure and Ramp Closures

Here is a look at the Highway 4 Traffic Schedule for the week of November 17 which will have full freeway closures, ramp closures...

AAA: Gas Prices Expected to Keep Rising in March

According to AAA, the US average gas prices have increased for 35 days in a row for a total of 39 cents per gallon...

Tri Delta Transit Board Votes to Approve Fare Increases

Tri Delta Transit is reporting during its monthly meeting of the board of directors, Tri Delta Transit’s 11-member Board voted unanimously to approve proposed...

March 30-April 5: Highway 4 Lane Closure Schedule

Here is a look at the the road work scheduled for Highway 4 this week which includes overnight lane closures which will delay drivers...

ECCFPD Approves Spending $20k for Polling of Property Owners on Potential Benefit Assessment

By way of a 5-2 vote Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District approved $20k in spending for polling of property owners to...

ECCFPD Average Response Time Was 7:04 Minutes in March

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a total of 526 service calls in the month of March, with an average response...

Morgan Territory Vegetation Fire Hits 800 Acres, 250 Firefighters on Scene

Here is a quick update on the Morgan Territory Vegetation Fire as its now hit 800 acres burned and is just 10-percent contained. A...

May 19-25: Highway 4 Lane Closure Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 for the week of May 19, 2014 where lane closures have returned...

East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Moves Forward With Benefit Assessment

On Monday August 4, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board voted unanimously to continue to move forward with a Benefit Assessment in...

Photos: State Route 160/Highway 4 Connector Ramp Project

On Friday, ECT visited the State Route 160/Highway 4 Connector Ramp Project with Ivan Ramirez, Engineering Manager for Contra Costa Transportation Authority. According to Ramirez,...

Fund Set Up For Family After 15-Year-Olds Unexpected Death

Family and friends are coming together to help the family of 15-year-old Jose Valdez who died unexpectedly Thursday evening. A GoFundMe page has been set...

Local 1230 President Warns ECCFPD of Future Station Closures

Vince Wells warned the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board last night of the impacts the District may feel if Station #87 closes...

Nov. 11: East County Veterans Day Events

Here is a look at East Contra Costa Veterans Day events for Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and Pittsburg. 9:30 am City...

Week of August 10: Highway 4 Lane Closure Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 for the week of August 10 with Highway 4 shutdowns this week...