Board of Supervisors District V

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Posted on: August 14, 2013

2013-14 Keller Canyon Mitigation Grant Awardees

Keller Canyon mitigation grants announced

MARTINEZ (Aug. 13, 2013) – The Contra Costa Board of Supervisors approved this
morning the grants awarded from the Keller Canyon Landfill Mitigation Fund.

Out of the 108 applications for the 2013-14 fiscal ...Read on...

Posted on: September 5, 2012

Latest 'District V eGram' posted

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Employment & Human Services

5 Stories
Posted on: July 31, 2014

Project Homeless Connect - August 6th

You’re invited to a one-day, one-stop event offering a variety of services to people experiencing
homelessness, connecting you with benefits, medical care, substance abuse and mental health counseling, social services, housing and shelter.

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Posted on: July 22, 2014

Family Justice Center Awarded Kaiser Permanente Grant for Permanent Facility in West County

Richmond, CA -- West Contra Costa residents experiencing family violence or sexual assault are one step closer to having a warm and welcoming one-stop service center. The building of a permanent home for the Family Justice Center in Richmond, California ...Read on...

Family Justice Center
Posted on: July 22, 2014

Richmond’s Crescent Park Children’s Center reopens after budget cuts

Contra Costa County Community Services Bureau (CSB) of the Employment and Human Services Department (EHSD) proudly reopened the Crescent Park Children’s Center in Richmond on July 1st to provide Head Start services to 60 eligible children and families in ...Read on...

Head Start
Posted on: July 16, 2014

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) #1141

Kinship Support Services Program

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Posted on: July 16, 2014

Request for Interest (RFI) #548

SparkPoint -- Career Center/Tax Volunteer Coordinator

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Home Page

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Posted on: August 1, 2014

Delta Counties Coalition Reaffirms Strong Opposition to Twin Tunnels Proposal

With the July 29th deadline concluded for submission of public comments on Governor Brown's controversial Bay Delta Conservation Plan, the Delta Counties Coalition has issued its formal response to State officials. The Coalition clearly outlined why the multi-billion dollar proposed tunnel project is fundamentally flawed on multiple levels related to environmental and economic impact, cost, design, feasibility and the impact on farms, homes, water and land.

Contra Costa County Supervisors Karen Mitchoff and Mary Piepho represent the County on the Coalition, and joined their counterparts from other Delta Counties in issuing a joint news releaseRead on...

Read the News Release
Posted on: July 23, 2014

Deadline Approaching to File for Local Office

Joseph E. Canciamilla, the County Clerk-Recorder and Registrar of Voters, announces that Friday, August 8, 2014, is the deadline to file for offices in cities, schools, and special districts which will be elected in November.

Candidates for school...Read on...

Elections website
Posted on: June 15, 2014

Summer Reading Festival Underway: Paws to Read

Sign up for Summer Reading "Paws to Read" this summer and use the reading log to track time spent reading; earn prizes upon completion. Pre-readers may share a book with a parent, sibling, or a friend. The Reading Festival runs through August 23, and is ...Read on...

"Paws to Read" website
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...

View the News Release from CSAC

Public Works

2 Stories
Posted on: July 24, 2014

Upcoming Road Work in Discovery Bay and Bethel Island

Public Works maintenance crews will perform road work between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. starting July 28. Please see schedule for specific areas impacted by this work.

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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

1 Story
Posted on: August 2, 2012

Where to Go for a Business License

If you're wondering where to go to obtain a business license, look no further than right here on line. Find out whether you should get the license from a particular city or the County. We'll tell you the address location and website you need to visit.

Our office has developed the online lookup of business license office locations and websites to assist you in finding out where to go to learn about and acquire the mandatory business license.

Simply enter the address where the business will operate or provide services, and our webpage will show the name, address and website to go to for information and a business license application.Read on...

Where to Go for a Business License Webpage