Posted on: August 1, 2016

Diablo Aviator, Contra Costa County Airports’ Newsletter* Correction

The corrected* summer edition of the Diablo Aviator, Contra Costa County Airports’ Newsletter, is now available on the Airport website at the following link:

*The original newsletter incorrectly reported...Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

West Nile Activity on the Rise in Contra Costa County

More than a dozen birds and mosquitoes located throughout the County have tested positive for West Nile Virus, prompting the Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District to urge residents to take precautions. Find out more on their website.Read on...

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

Contra Costa Library Offers Free Transit Passes for Museum Visits

Contra Costa Library's popular "Discover and Go" program provides free or discount tickets to a wide variety of bay area museums and cultural centers. During August, September and October, we'll get you there for free as well using public trans...Read on...

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Posted on: April 11, 2016

Dial 211: Local Health and Social Service Information Is Just a Call or Mouse Click Away

The Contra Costa Crisis Center provides an extraordinary 24x7 service to our residents with "211 Contra Costa." 211 is a national, toll-free, three-digit phone number can can connect you to a wide variety of local services.

Call specialist...Read on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Missed Veterans' Voices? Catch our replay on Wednesday night

Veterans' Voices aired live on CCTV Monday night; if you missed it, watch a rebroadcast Wednesday night at 11:00 p.m., or Saturday morning at 9:00. You'll also be able to watch online later this week; visit the Veterans' Voices website for details.Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Watch the Board of Supervisors Meeting Live Online or on CCTV Tuesday Morning

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday beginning at 9:30 a.m. at 651 Pine Street in Martinez. You can watch the meeting online or on CCTV. The meeting agenda can also be viewed online.

CCTV is Channel 27 on Comcast, Channel 3...Read on...

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Posted on: December 11, 2015

Interested in Participating in County Government?

Contra Costa County has many different advisory committees and commissions that offer you a way to serve your community. The opportunities are diverse, with topics including social services, transportation, agriculture, public safety and more.Read on...

View the most recent advisory body vacancy report

Posted on: July 8, 2016

Dougherty Road Opening in San Ramon

Contact: Christopher Low, City of San Ramon Public Works Department
(925) 973-2682,

WHAT: San Ramon - Dougherty Road Opening and Closure of Old Dougherty RoadWHEN: Friday, August 12, 2016 (Dougherty Road Opening)
Monday, August...Read on...

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Port Chicago Highway and Willow Pass Road Improvements

Hess Construction Co., Inc. has been awarded the Port Chicago Highway and Willow Pass Road Bike and Pedestrian Improvements project, in the Bay Point area.
The project consists of removing the free right turn lane from Willow Pass Road to Port Chicago ...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2016

Major Improvements to Begin on Iron Horse Trail

The East Bay Regional Park District is pleased to announce that it will be performing pavement maintenance and improvements along a 16-mile reach of the Iron Horse Trail between Alamo and Dublin this summer. These improvements will be between the Rudgear ...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

Orwood Road Bridge Construction Update

Starting June 15, 2016 there will be changes to marine access to allow for construction of the southern portion of the new bridge and demolition of the old bridge.

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Posted on: July 2, 2015

Temporary Change to Marine Access Under Orwood Bridge

Due to bridge construction marine access under the bridge in East County will be modified during construction from July 13, 2015 through October 31, 2016.

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Posted on: May 15, 2015

Orwood Bridge Replacement

Construction will soon begin on a new Orwood Road Bridge in unincorporated east County.

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Lower Walnut Creek Restoration Site Tours Now Available

This intimate, interpretive tour offers a unique opportunity to get in the field and experience firsthand the restoration potential of Lower Walnut Creek.
Rain or shine. Seats are limited!
Registration Required.

Dates:Saturday, September 17th, ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Local Legislator Tour: Catherine Baker

Contra Costa County’s Flood Control District kicked off it’s “Local Legislator Tour” series on Friday, August 12, by escorting 16th District Assemblywoman Catherine Baker through two flood control facilities within her district. Public Works’ Chief Engine...Read on...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

East County Trash Assessment

On July 26th, Flood Control District staff joined up with volunteers from Friends of Marsh Creek to perform three trash assessments in East County. For the past five years the Flood Control District has performed annual trash assessments at six different ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Dutch Slough Celebration

On May 14th the Contra Costa County Flood Control District, California Department of Water Resources , American Rivers and Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed partnered to host an event celebrating the Dutch Slough Restoration Project. The Dutch Slough Rest...Read on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2016

2015 Annual Report Released

The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District released their 2015 Annual Report on February 9, 2016. Read about the accomplishments and challenges of 2015, and the District's goals for the future by clicking on the link below.

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