Posted on: April 21, 2017

April 21: Water District Work Today through Monday

Notice from Contra Costa Water District:  Temporary Water Line Relocation Scheduled; Brief Water Outage is Necessary

Contra Costa Water District is preparing to relocate the hose that provides temporary water service to your home. This relocation ensu...

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Water District webpage for Morgan Territory Road
Posted on: April 19, 2017

April 19: Dumpster Removal and Project Status

The dumpster and recycling carts on the north side of the slide will be picked up by Republic Services on Thursday, April 20.  The original pick up date was set for April 24 because we were assisting with garbage service during the road closure. ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

April 14: Normal Garbage Service To Resume On Thursday, April 20

Now that Morgan Territory Road is open with temporary signals, Republic Services will resume normal garbage service on Thursday, April 20. Republic customers will no longer need to bag their garbage and can put their carts out for regular pick up. Republi...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

April 13: Signal Timing

The traffic signal is in place to provide one-lane traffic control through the slide area. The traffic signal cycle length is approximately 5 minutes. Please follow the posted speed limit signs and the traffic signal to avoid conflicts through the slide a...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

April 13: Morgan Territory Road Opened

The County  installed temporary signals this morning along the slide on Morgan Territory Road. Morgan Territory Road is now open to one way vehicle traffic. The road is open to all vehicle traffic and trailers as long as they meet the legal load ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

April 12: County crews to test signals for possible road opening tomorrow

The County plans to install and test temporary signals tomorrow morning along the slide on Morgan Territory Road. If all of the equipment is functioning properly, Morgan Territory Road will be opened to one way vehicle traffic using signals by approximate...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

April 11: Limited Road Access this Weekend

County crews are making plans to provide controlled access to the closed stretch of Morgan Territory Road on both Saturday and Sunday, April 15 and 16.   Workers will be onsite this week making improvements to prepare it for back-to-back days of ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

April 10: Engineers Checking Roadway Integrity

Engineers are working today to assess the impact of the recent rain plus traffic from last week’s limited opening of the roadway. County crews installed K-Rail today to provide additional protection for the waterline. We expect to know this week...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

April 5: Road open today through 7:00 p.m.

Morgan Territory Road residents are able to use the usually-closed stretch of the roadway today from now through 7:00 p.m.   Thank you to those who park along the closed stretch; we appreciate you moving your vehicles out of the roadway.

Engineers wil...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

April 4: Road Access Available Wednesday April 5

Based on feedback from the community we are extending the time the road will be opened on Wednesday from 6:30 am to 7:00 pm to accommodate commuters.

If you park along Morgan Territory Road, please move your car as far off the roadway as possible so that t...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

April 4: Limited Road Access Available Wednesday, April 5, 6:30 am - 7:00 pm

Saturday's limited use of the closed portion of Morgan Territory Road did appear to cause any additional damage to the roadway.   The County is going to open the road again tomorrow, Wednesday, April 5, from 6:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. &am...

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Posted on: April 1, 2017

April 1: Roadway open; please move parked cars off the road

County Public Works crews have opened the road from now until 3:00 p.m., however there are many cars still parked in the roadway.

If your vehicle is in the roadway along Morgan Territory Road, please move it as soon as possible to allow for easier access f...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

March 30: Message Phone Line Available

For Morgan Territory Road area residents impacted by the slide, there is a phone number you can call to ask questions, share concerns and get a response back from the appropriate agency or County office.  

If you are trying to provide or get informati...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

March 28: Loading Zone Provided at Closure

Morgan Territory Road Loading Zone

Several community members asked the County to designate a "loading zone" area at the road closure point so that people could drop off groceries and other large items before parking their vehicles.  The County has put out marked barricad...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

March 27: Dumpster onsite at road closure site

Republic Services is continuing weekly trash pick-up on Thursday mornings.  Please have your bagged trash out for pick-up no later than 6:00 a.m.  Please put the bagged garbage into your regular cart; putting the bags out without using t...

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Posted on: March 25, 2017

March 25: Community Needs Survey Online

The Contra Costa County Office of Emergency Services is conducting a community needs assessment for the residents impacted by the Morgan Territory Road closure. The information provided via the survey below is being used to help prioritize response effort...

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View and fill out the Community Needs Survey
Posted on: March 24, 2017

March 24: AT&T Phone Service Restored

AT&T crews installed a temporary line and restored service to all, but 2 customers. AT&T will continue to work with the remaining 2 customers to restore service. 

A long term fix will be put in place when the road is rebuilt.

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

March 22: AT&T Service Disruption

AT&T has asked residents affected by this disruption to report the disruption by calling 611 or through their website: https://localization.att.com/loc/controller?return-path=http://repair.att.com/repair/landing.do

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Posted on: March 18, 2017

March 18: Update to residents parked on Morgan Territory Road - parking clarification

We are asking residents not to park between 2801 Morgan Territory Road and the north side of the closure between 8am and 5pm on Sunday. We understand this will be an inconvenience for residents to get to and from their cars. The extra area without parking...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

March 14: Morgan Territory Road Culvert Repair

Culvert repair work on Morgan Territory Road is scheduled for March 16 and 17, 2017 between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.The work will occur approximately 8 miles south of the Morgan Territory Road closure. Drivers can expect 30-45 minute delays and are encour...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: March 8, 2017

March 8, 2017 Message from Republic Services

Republic Services will be providing a garbage only service this Friday, March 10.  Please have your garbage bagged and tied and placed where your garbage cart is normally serviced.  We will be servicing you with a pickup truck so please ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

March 7, 2017 PG&E service was restored at 5:52 p.m.

A tree was impacting PG&E's power line in the area today. The power was shut off. PG&E restored power at 5:52 p.m. today.

Posted on: March 6, 2017

March 6, 2017 Update

We will also have Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members gathering residents’ information at the community meeting on Saturday, March 11th. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Emergency Services at 925-646-4461.

Reminder to reside...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

March 3, 2017 Update

The Morgan Territory Road webpage is updated with the following information:
Contra Costa Water District Return to Service Instructions
Schedule and link to view March community meeting
Map of recycling centers along alternate routes

View Morgan Territory Road Webpage