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Posted on: October 25, 2016

Buchanan Field Corporate Hangar Available

700 Sally Ride Drive

Prime Business Opportunity- Corporate Hangar Available at Buchanan Field Airport.

- Newer 39,000 square foot executive aircraft hangar
- Hangar dimensions are 300' x 130' with two hangar doors 108' wide and 27'6" high- 60,000 square foot concre...Read on...

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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:

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

High School Football Heroes: Taking a stand against domestic violence

Student athletes from Acalanes, College Park, Concord, De La Salle, Deer Valley, El Cerrito, John Swett and Monte Vista high schools have taken the "No More" challenge. View their own public service announcements and see student leadership in a...Read on...

Watch the High School "No More" Campaign Vid

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Pine Creek Clean-Up (Walnut Creek Community Service Day)

The Contra Costa County Flood Control District (the district) participated in the Walnut Creek Community Service Day on Saturday, October 8th. This is the third year the District has partnered with Friends of the Creeks to participate in this event. The D...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

San Ramon Bypass Clean-up

A group of ten Save Mount Diablo volunteers and four Contra Costa County Flood Control / Public Works employees went into the San Ramon Bypass on Friday, September 30th to clean up our Flood Control Channel, by removing the trash that has accumulated duri...Read on

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Local Legislator Tour Series

The Contra Costa County Flood Control District’s “Local Legislator Tour” series came about as a result of meeting our state legislators in April during the “Watershed Day at the Capitol” event. Throughout this event, we educated our legislators about the ...Read on...

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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, November 12th, 1...Read on...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Local Legislator Tour: Catharine 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 Catharine Baker through two flood control facilities within her district. Public Works’ Chief Engine...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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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Fish and Wildlife Committee Accepting Grant Applications

Projects to improve fish and wildlife habitat, scientific research or public education about them could be funded under a grant program offered by Contra Costa County.  The Fish and Wildlife Committee is accepting grant applications through Janua...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Next Steps for Community Choice Energy in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County is exploring the potential of a Community Choice Energy (CCE) program, and is releasing the draft of a technical study aimed at comparing and evaluating three CCE programs that could become alternatives to PG&E service for area res...

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Visit the Community Choice Energy program website.
Posted on: December 2, 2016

Delinquent Date for Property Taxes Approaching

December 12, 2016 is the DELINQUENT DATE for Secured Property taxes, the Tax Collector’s Office may experience a high volume of calls through December 12th. If you get a busy signal, please try again later. Keep in mind, the Call Center is open ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Applications Due Tuesday for Community Corrections Partnership Seat

A community representative is being sought for the County's Community Corrections Partnership, and the deadline to file for consideration is Tuesday, December 6.  Applicants should have experience in rehabilitative services for criminal ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Missed Veterans' Voices? Catch our replay on CCTV or online

The November edition of Veterans' Voices answered a variety of common and not so typical questions veterans and their families bring to our Veterans Service Office.  You can catch the replay of the show on Monday nights at 7:00 p.m.,  We...

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Veterans' Voices website
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.

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211 Contra Costa website
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: November 15, 2016

Alamo School Field Closure

The Alamo Elementary School Field will be closed for turf maintenance from December 1, 2016 through February 28, 2017.

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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: November 1, 2016

Notice of Secured Property Taxes Due

The 2016-2017 Secured Property tax bills were mailed on or before November 1, 2016, to all property owners, to the address shown on the tax roll. If you have not received a tax bill, please contact our office at (925) 957-5280. Failure to receive a tax ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

California Property Tax Postponement Program

The State Controller’s Property Tax Postponement Program returns in 2016. The program allows homeowners who are seniors, are blind, or have a disability to defer current-year property taxes if they meet certain equity and income criteria.

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Posted on: September 23, 2016


If you have been exempt from the Mt. Diablo Mello Roos tax and notice that it is included in your 2016-2017 Secured Property Tax Bill, you may be receiving a corrected bill or refund in the near future.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE)

PACE programs, under state law, allow local governments, state agencies, or inter-jurisdictional authorities to fund, through the issuance of bonds, the up-front cost of installing energy improvements on commercial and residential properties.

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Credit Card Transaction Rate Increased

Please note that effective July 1, 2016 the service fee for credit card transactions increased to 2.50%. The fee for debit card transactions is still $3.50. There is no fee charged for e-check transactions.

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