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    Places to Cool Off & Heat Safety Tips

    See locations in Contra Costa County to cool off during high heat this week. Stay hydrated and follow other tips to stay cool and safe during hot weather. Read more...
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    UPDATE on Board of Supervisors Meeting

    To slow the spread of COVID-19, in lieu of a public gathering, the Board of Supervisors meeting on June 22, 2021, will be accessible via television and live-streaming to all members of the public as permitted by the Governor’s Executive Order N29-20. Read more...
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    Taxpayers: Executive Order Extended for COVID-Related Penalty Cancellation

    The Governor of California extends Executive Order N-61-20 until June 30, 2021. Taxpayers who have not been able to pay their property taxes timely for reasons related to COVID-19 have until June 30, 2021, to submit a request for penalty cancellation. Read more...
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    COVID-19 Rent Relief Program

    Contra Costa County tenants and landlords impacted by COVID-19 can apply for assistance from the COVID-19 Rent Relief program, offering over $75 million in County funding. Learn about eligibility and where to apply. Read more...
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    Prepare Your Residence for Wildfire Season

    Contra Costa County Fire Protection District announced heightened seasonal wildfire danger across the district. Get the Contra Costa Residents Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation. See how to create defensible space. Read more...
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    County Workforce Development Board Resources for Employees

    Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County has employment resources available for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including career skills training, and free Rapid Response Virtual Info Sessions. Read more...
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    COVID-19 Call Centers for Employers and Small Businesses

    Two Call Centers are available to connect businesses with federal, state and local programs. They provide resources and referrals on human resources, loans, grants, unemployment insurance, payroll, and subsidies. Read more...
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    COVID-19 Impact on Business And Commercial Property Values

    Contra Costa County Assessor’s Office recognizes that COVID-19 restrictions may have severely impacted many businesses and commercial property owners and may have led to a reduction in property values. Read more...
  9. Grab and Go Library Service

    Grab & Go Library Service to Launch April 26, 2021

    Contra Costa County Library reopened most community libraries to the public for Grab & Go service. The libraries have limited occupancy and offer select services. Read more...
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    Supervisors Pass Ordinance to Extend Eviction Protection and Rent Freeze

    Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance to extend eviction moratorium for certain residential tenants and a moratorium on certain residential rent increases through June 30, 2021. Find resources for tenants and landlords. Read more...
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