FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contra Costa County Public Works Reminds
Drivers to Observe Caution
Around the Brentwood U-Pick Season
May 18, 2018, Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works, in coordination with the Brentwood Harvest Time Festival, has placed a message board on Walnut Boulevard (North of Marsh Creek Road) in close proximity to the farms participating in the U-Pick season. The sign reads, “Harvest season, drive safely” to caution drivers to observe traffic laws and remain safe during the busy harvest season. Residents and U-Pick participants shouldexpect delays during this time.
The Brentwood Harvest
Time Festival and Public Works encourages everyone to please obey all trafficlaws and plan your route accordingly in the surrounding area. The U-Pick season
has over 180,000 visitors each year. Delays should beexpected on Highway 4 from Knightsen through Byron. For a map of the farms participating in the festival, please click here.
Contra Costa County Public Works Department:
Contra Costa CountyPublic Works Department (CCCPWD) maintains over 660 miles of roads, 150 miles of streams, channels and other drainage and over 200 County buildings throughout Contra Costa County. CCCPWD provides services such as Parks and Recreation, Sand Bag Distribution and Flood Control throughout unincorporated areas of Contra Costa County.
Contact: Steve Padilla, 925.723.2382