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    Places to Cool and Tips to Beat the Heat

    County places to cool are opening up to beat the heat. Open August 13-14, 2020, and August 17-18, 2020, from 1 pm to 5 pm. As temperatures rise, follow these tips to stay cool and safe during hot weather. Read more...
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    Don’t Wait. Take the Census Survey!

    Please take a few moments to fill out the Census survey: 9 questions. 10 years of impact. Your response will impact billions of dollars in federal funds to local communities. Door-to-door canvassing starts August 11. Complete the survey today. Read more...
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    Missed the Board of Supervisors Meeting?

    Watch the Board of Supervisors meeting starting on Thursday at 6 pm on Contra Costa Television (CCTV), or television channels Comcast Cable 27, ATT/U-Verse Channel 99, and WAVE Channel 32. Read more...
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    Contra Costa County Passes Urgency Ordinance to Establish Fines for Health Order Violations

    County Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance to establish fines for Health Order violations. The ordinance provides an alternative to criminal enforcement and ensures compliance with the Order and combat the spread of COVID-19. Read more...
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    Prepare Your Residence for Wildfire Season and Power Outages

    See Contra Costa Residents Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation. Learn how to assess defensible space around your home. Prepare for power outages. Read more...
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    Learn about the County's Budget Process with Budget 101

    Learn about Contra Costa County’s budget, the process, and mandates. Watch the Budget 101 Presentation at the Board of Supervisors Meeting on July 14, 2020. Read more...
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    TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum on July 28

    The TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum took place on July 28, 2020. Watch it online in both English and Spanish (español). Vea la transmisión en línea. Read more...
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    Board of Supervisors Passed Ordinance to Continue Eviction Protection and Rent Freeze

    The Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance on July 14, 2020, to continue an eviction moratorium for residential properties and small businesses through September 30, 2020. Read more...
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    Apply for Financial Assistance if COVID-19 Impacted Your Income

    You may be eligible for a one time financial assistance opportunity if your income was impacted by COVID-19. Read more...
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    Contra Costa Television Supports Distance Learning for Students

    CCTV and the Contra Costa County Office of Education support distance learning for K-5 students with math lessons airing on the edTV channel. 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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    Report Price Gouging and Avoid Scams

    Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office reminds all residents that price gouging is illegal while our community is under a State of Emergency from the emergence of the COVID-19. Also, learn how to avoid scams. Read more...
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