Firefighters Battle Series of Vegetation Fires Along Highway 4

At 11:30 am Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection responded to a report of a vegetation fire along Highway 4 at Sand Creek...

Updated: 1 Dead, 3 Deputies Shot After 12-Hour Standoff

At around 12:30 pm Thursday, the Contra Costa County responded to Kite Hawk Lane and Green Acres in unincorporated Brentwood. ---NOTE - LATEST INFO, CLICK...

East Contra Costa Fire Has Received 186 Complaints for Weed Abatement

With several vegetation fires over the past few weeks after an education campaign to encourage proper weed abatement and fire breaks, the East Contra...

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction on the Countywide Guardrail Upgrade Project

Brentwood, CA – The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will begin construction on the Countywide Guardrail Upgrade Project. The project consists of upgrading...

East Contra Costa School Districts Announce Plans for 2020-21 School Year

On Monday, school districts have began announcing their plans of what the 2020-21 school year will look like. Three school districts began to lay...

East Contra Costa Fire Average Response Time in June at 8:28 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported at their monthly meeting that in the month of June, they had 596 service calls with...

Brentwood Update: Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Brentwood Blvd

At 10:14 pm Monday, the Brentwood Police Department responded to a report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a vehicle on Brentwood...

June 15-18: Brentwood Police calls

The following is a sampling of the Brentwood Police Calls reported between June 15-18 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault6/15 -...

Brentwood: Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire on Deer Valley Road

At 9:46 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of...

#89: Ariel Ryan Shares Experience of Being African American Growing Up in Brentwood, Calls...

On this episode, I chat with Ariel Ryan who spoke at the Brentwood City Council meeting sharing her experience of being an African American...

Brentwood Police Remind Residents of “Fireworks Free Zone”, Possible Fines

BRENTWOOD, CA – As we approach the 4th of July, the Brentwood Police Department wants to remind its residents about the dangers associated with...

Brentwood Creates Ad-Hoc Committee For Possible Teen-Youth Center

On Tuesday, the Brentwood City Council agreed to establish an ad-hoc committee for the purpose of providing staff with oversight and guidance on research...

May 9- June 14: Brentwood Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Brentwood Police Calls over the past month reported between  which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault...

Art Banners Flying Over Downtown Brentwood, Auction Begins July 3

There is something new in the air throughout downtown Brentwood. The 4th annual Banner Up! program is now underway! Beautiful public art is now...

Vasco Road: Vehicle Fire Ignites 9 Acre Vegetation Fire

Just before 12:00 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched two a report of a vehicle fire on Vasco Road...

June 17-19: Contra Costa County Public Works to do Maintenance Work on Vasco Road

Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin follow-up work to a project that happened during late 2019 to apply a surface...

#85: East Contra Costa Fire Chief Brian Helmick Talks Reduction of Fire Services

On this episode, I chat with East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Fire Chief Brian Helmick who discusses his recent announcement that Starting July...

Brentwood Police Department Response on “8 Can’t Wait” Campaign

The City of Brentwood has recently received several inquiries regarding the “8 Can’t Wait” campaign, which is being marketed nationwide. As Chief of Police,...

As Fire Season Arrives, Reduction of Services Ahead for East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Brentwood, CA — East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD), the local fire agency serving Brentwood and Oakley Discovery Bay, Bethel Island, Knightsen, Byron,...

Brentwood City Councilman Makes Passionate Call for Teen-Youth Center

On Tuesday, the Brentwood City Council received a Brentwood Education and Technology Feasibility Study (Item D2) and what the city could do with the...