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Posted on: October 3, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Tara Hills Full Trash Capture Project

Contra Costa County Public Works to begin Construction on the Tara Hills Full Trash Capture Project

October 3, 2022, Tara Hills, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction of the Tara Hills Full Trash Capture Project on Thursday, October 6, 2022, through Thursday, November 17, 2022, barring unforeseen circumstances. Work will occur from 9:00 am-5:00 pm, Monday-Friday, weather permitting. Lane closures along Tara Hills Drive will be in place during construction activity at Flannery Road and Magee Avenue. Drivers should expect delays up to 10 minutes during construction.

The work to be done generally consists of excavation, shoring, installation of debris separating baffle boxes (DBSS), and pavement restoration. Funding for this project is provided by Caltrans Storm Water Resources Control Board Grant. More information for this project can be found at 

About Contra Costa County Public Works Department:

Contra Costa County Public Works Department (CCCPWD) maintains over 660 miles of roads, 150 miles of streams, channels, and other drainage and over 150 County buildings throughout Contra Costa County.   CCCPWD provides services such as Parks and Recreation, Sandbag Distribution and Flood Control throughout unincorporated areas of Contra Costa County. To learn more about CCCPWD, please visit

Work Area Map

Tara Hills Trash Capture Work Area Map

  Contact: Construction status: Jacob Jones, 925.522.1518;  Project status: Randolf Sanders, 925.313.2111


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