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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Don’t Wait. Take the Census Survey!

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It’s not too late to respond to the Census! The Census deadline is now through September 30, 2020. Contra Costa County residents received invitations in March to participate in the 2020 Census from the U.S. Census Bureau. Mandated by the U.S. Co...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Missed the Board of Supervisors Meeting?

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Watch the Board of Supervisors meeting starting on Thursday at 6 pm on Contra Costa Television (CCTV), television channels Comcast Cable 27, ATT/U-Verse Channel 99, and WAVE Channel 32

Meetings also can be viewed online the same week they are held, usually...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Places to Cool and Tips to Beat the Heat

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EHSD plans to make three of its district offices available as “places to cool” through the end of this week and early next week. Please note that during the COVID-19 shelter in place, EHSD&...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Contra Costa County Passes Urgency Ordinance to Establish Fines for Health Order Violations

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On July 28, 2020, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors used its emergency powers under state law to pass Urgency Ordinance No. 2020-21 that establishes administrative fines for violations of public health orders pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Prepare Your Residence for Wildfire Season and Power Outages

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Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office have published a guide for County residents to help prepare themselves, their families and neighbors in the event of a wildfire.

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Learn about the County's Budget Process with Budget 101

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Learn about Contra Costa County’s budget, the process, and mandates. Watch video of the Budget 101 Presentation from the Board of Supervisors Meeting on July 14, 2020. 

The Budget 101 Presentation will air on CCTV (Comcast channel 27, Wa...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum on July 28

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The TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum took place on July 28, 2020. The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office reported on civil immigration enforcement activities in 2019. Watch the Forum online.

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Board of Supervisors Passed Ordinance to Continue Eviction Protection and Rent Freeze

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The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance on July 14, 2020, that continues an eviction moratorium for residential properties and small businesses through September 30, 2020. The urgency ordinance also continues a temporary r...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Apply for Financial Assistance if COVID-19 Impacted Your Income

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Community members whose income has been impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for a one-time opportunity for financial assistance. Contra Costa County residents who experienced layoffs, reduced work hours, or inability to work due to school/childcare closu...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Contra Costa Television Supports Distance Learning for Students

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Contra Costa Television and the Contra Costa County Office of Education support distance learning for K-5 students with math lessons airing on the edTV channel on weekdays, starting June 29, 2020.

To support distance learning instruction in math and addres...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

County Workforce Development Board Resources for Employees

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Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County, a bureau of the Employment and Human Services Department, has resources available for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including career skills training, unemployment information and free Rapid Re...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

COVID-19 Call Centers for Employers and Small Businesses

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The Workforce Development Board (WDB) of Contra Costa County has worked with partners to develop resources to help employers and small businesses owners during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Workforce Development Board and Contra Costa County Board of Sup...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Report Price Gouging and Avoid Scams

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The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office wants to remind all residents that price gouging is illegal while our community is under a State of Emergency from the emergence of the novel coronavirus/COVID-19. 

Price gouging is when...

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