Board of Supervisors District V

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Posted on: August 13, 2014

2014-2015 Recipients of the Keller Landfill grants are named

MARTINEZ (Aug. 12, 2014) – The Keller Canyon Landfill Mitigation Fund is anticipated to receive about $1.3 million from the landfill during fiscal year 2014-15.
Eighty groups or projects were awarded funds from the grant program administered by District ...Read on...


Employment & Human Services

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Posted on: November 20, 2014

Submit Your Nominations for Humanitarian and Student Humanitarian of the Year

Contra Costa County is seeking nominations for deserving students and adults to be considered for our annual Humanitarian of the Year Awards. Honorees are selected based upon their leadership, character and commitment reflecting the values of Dr. Martin ...Read on...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Awards webpage
Posted on: November 20, 2014

Interested in Aviation? Consider serving on the Aviation Advisory Committee

Contra Costa County is accepting applications for an upcoming opening on the County's Aviation Advisory Committee, which provides advice and recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on matters related to the County's two airports. The va...Read on...

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Posted on: November 19, 2014

Secured Property Tax Deadline: December 10

The first installment of your annual property tax bill was due on November 1, but you have until December 10 at 5:00 PM to make the payment without it being considered delinquent. Our Tax Collector has enhanced online services to make it easier to pay. ...Read on...

Find Property Tax Information online
Posted on: November 19, 2014

Veterans Show their War Ink: Virtual Exhibit Makes Its Mark

Tattoos often tell a story, and for veterans in Contra Costa County, many of those stories have been compiled into an online exhibit that's grabbing attention across the country. Contra Costa County Library has teamed up with vets to debut "War Ink."Read on...

Visit the War Ink website.
Posted on: November 13, 2014

Would You Like to Serve on the Public Law Library Board of Trustees?

With more than 35,000 books plus electronic resources, the Contra Costa County Public Law Library offers a wealth of information for people conducting legal research. The Board of Trustees, which governs the Law Library, will have vacancies in 2015. The...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2014

Local Street Report Released: Major Needs Unfunded

The biennial California Statewide Local Streets and Roads Needs Assessment is being released today and the results are alarming. The condition of the system that makes up more than 80 percent of California’s roadways is on the path to failure. The biennia...Read on...

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Posted on: March 24, 2014

Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia Elected President of CSAC

The Association serves as the official advocacy voice of California's 58 counties at the state and federal level. Contra Costa Supervisor Federal Glover is serving as the Chair of the Administration of Justice Policy Committee.Read on...

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Public Works

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Posted on: November 17, 2014

Alamo School Field Closure

Alamo Elementary School Field will be closed from December 1, 2014 through March 1, 2015 for restoration in preparation for Spring activities.

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Posted on: October 16, 2014

Carquinez Scenic Drive Closure

Carquinez Scenic Drive between Canyon Lake Drive and McEwen Road in Port Costa will remain closed through December 15.

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Posted on: September 9, 2014

Road Work on Livorna Road in Alamo

Work will be performed between Sugarloaf Drive and Trotter Way between 9:00am and 7:00pm to install safety improvements.

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Posted on: July 9, 2014

San Pablo Avenue Temporary Road Closure

San Pablo Avenue will be closed at Rodeo Creek for 6 months starting August 4, 2014 in order to replace the bridge and make improvements to the adjacent roadway and sidewalks.

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Tax Collector

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Posted on: November 10, 2014

New Look Up / Pay Taxes Website

With the recent improvements to our website, your online bill search and payment experience will be easier and quicker. Simply choose one of the four options to search your account, select the installments you wish to add to your "shopping cart,&quo...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2014

Higher Secured Property Tax Bill Than Expected?

If your tax bill is much more this year than you expected it to be, it may be because today the Fair Market Value of your property is equal to or greater than its Proposition 13 Factored Base Value—the assessed value of land and improvements as of your pu...Read on...

Prop 8 Temporary Reduction Pamphlet