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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...

East Contra Costa Fire Provides Update on Pair of Vegetation Fires

Over the past few days, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has responded to two large vegetation fires which burned approximately a 125...

Update: One Dead in Fatal Crash on SR-4 in Discovery Bay

At 12:30 pm Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CHP responded to a report of a head-on vehicle crash at SR-4...

CHP Says 27-Year-Old Man Dies in Byron Highway Crash

The California Highway Patrol said a 27-year-old man has died after crash on Byron Highway near Holey Road in the Town of Byron earlier...

Discovery Bay: Sheriffs Office Searching for Missing Boater

A marine search is continuing today in the Delta for a missing boater in East Contra Costa County.On Friday, June 26, 2020 at about...

June 22-July 2: Byron Highway Maintenance Work Scheduled

Byron, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will be doing maintenance work on Byron Highway.Work will begin on Monday, June 22, 2020 and...

Firefighters Battle 7-Acre Vegetation Fire Near Los Vaqueros Reservoir

At 4:44 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire near the Vasco Caves...

Harmful Algae Blooms Reported in Discovery Bay

Contra Costa Environmental Heath (CCEH) recommends Discovery Bay residents and anyone boating in or around the community to stay safe and avoid harmful algae...

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,...

Two Kayakers Pulled from Clifton Court Forebay Waters Saturday Morning

At 9:17 am Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of an overturned kayak off Clifton Court Road in...

Byron: Juvenile Falls From Horse, Airlifted to Children’s Hospital in Oakland

On June 5 at approximately 12:12 pm, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a female who fell from...

Update: CHP investigating Fatal Crash on Highway 4 Near Victoria Island Farms

At 5:47 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of an overturned vehicle crash which reportedly ended up...

Byron: Man Stabbed, Assault With Crowbar at Valero Gas Station

At 9:32 am, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office responded to the Valero Gas Station on Byron Highway in the Town of Byron for...

Byron: 1 Dead in Airplane Crash Near Byron Airport

At 1:30 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of an airplane crash at the Byron Airport with...

East Contra Costa Fire Ask Residents to Abate Vegetation Ahead of Fire Season

Residents of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District have began receiving a letter regarding a notice to destroy weeds and abate flammable vegetation...

Byron: Firefighters Battle 146-Acre Vegetation Fire on Bruns Road

At 1:05 pm Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of...

Discovery Bay: Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations of Several Homes

At 10:53 am Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of as natural gas leak in the 2400 block...

East County School Districts Planning for Possible Alternative 2020-21 School Year Calendar

On Wednesday, five East Contra Costa school districts sent out a joint letter regarding how the 2020-21 might look next year in an effort...

Local School Districts Send Out Joint Letter as They Move Towards Distance Learning

On Thursday, school districts in Brentwood, Byron, Knightsen and Oakley sent out a joint letter to the community after extension of the Stay-at-Home directive.The...

Assemblymember Frazier Introduces Michelle Campos as the AD11 Woman of the Year

Sacramento – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D- Fairfield), invites the public to join him in celebrating Michelle Campos in her selection as Assembly District 11's...