PG&E May Need to Turn Off Power for Safety in Targeted Portions of 21...

An estimated 50,000 customers who might be affected by the Public Safety Power Shutoff are receiving the initial notifications today, two days ahead of...

Oakley Mayor Responds to East Contra Costa Fire District Letter Over Development Fees

The following is a response by Oakley Mayor Kevin Romick in response to a 10-page letter issued by the East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Contra Costa Elections Reports 57,700 Ballots Already Returned

On Monday, Contra Costa County Elections reported that of the 57,700 vote by mail ballots turned in to date, just 35 were unsigned.All registered...

Contra Costa County Offering Free Flu Shots

Free Flu Shots continue in Contra Costa County this October for people who in for COVID testing at several locations around the county.According to...

Congressman DeSaulnier to Host Virtual Town Hall

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a virtual town hall to provide a Congressional update and answer...

ECCFPD Set for Showdown with City of Oakley Over Developmental Practices Detrimental to Fire...

On Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has sent a letter to the Oakley City Council requesting they Cease and Desist City...

One Dead in Solo Crash on Highway 4 Saturday Afternoon

The California Highway Patrol said Saturday that at approximately 3:02 pm, they responded to a solo vehicle collision on eastbound Highway 4 at the...

Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office Issues Statement Regarding Public Corruption Unit Investigation

Martinez, Calif. – Recently, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office became aware of a website allegedly run by “Citizens for a Fair East...

Sheriffs Office Says Suspect Jumps Off Freeway Overpass While Fleeing from Deputies

On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at about 8:31 PM, Muir Station Deputy Sheriffs responded to a report of a hit and run collision in...

East Bay Regional Park District Says Dog Rules Return to Normal Districtwide

Oakland, CA – Dog rules are returning to normal in Regional Parks on October 2, 2020, with dogs being allowed off-leash in designated areas...

Tri Delta Transit Seeks Community Input to Improve Transit Services

Antioch, CA, - Eastern Contra Costa Transit Authority (Tri Delta Transit) is seeking community input to improve public transit service in eastern Contra Costa...

Oct. 12-15: Contra Costa County Public Works to Perform Pavement Repairs on Vasco Road

Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will conduct pavement repairs on Vasco Road beginning on October 12, 2020 through October 15, 2020,...

Contra Costa Sheriffs Office Receives $400k Grant

The Forensic Services Division of the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff was awarded $408,853.00 in grant funding from the California Office of...

Walnut Creek City Council Could Vote to Cap Third Party Delivery Service Fees

On Tuesday night, the Walnut Creek City Council is set to discuss placing a cap on fees imposed by online ordering and delivery services...

Contra Costa Water District Youth Art Contest Calendars Now Available

The Contra Costa Water District has announced that calender's from their Youth Art Contest are now available at multiple locations throughout the county.According to...

DA’s Office Begins Next Phase with Vera Institute of Justice

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton announces the next phase of work with the Vera Institute of Justice. The DA’s...

Tri Delta Transit Announces it Will Resume Fare Collection in January

Tri Delta Transit is giving away free Clipper cards to encourage contactless fare payment.Antioch, CA -- Eastern Contra Costa Transit Authority (Tri Delta Transit)...

Brentwood Virtual Town Hall Highlights Lack of Services, Growth in Homelessness

On September 29, the City of Brentwood held a virtual town hall on homelessness issues both in the city and around the county.Prior to...

Contra Costa Library: Celebrate a Virtual Discover and Go Month in October

The Contra Costa County Library is celebrating Discover & Go Month virtually this October. The Library's ongoing partnership with Bay Area museums and cultural...

CHP: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Highway 4 Near L Street

At 11:16 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash on Highway  near L Street in...