Monthly Archives: December 2009

The Season of Giving – 2009

For the last month and a half the Friends of Oakley – A Community Foundation have been preparing for this year’s Christmas Basket program. The support from the community during this process has been incredible. We had 4 gift wrapping session. … Continue reading

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A new Beginning for the East Contra Costa County Fire Protection District

The County and the cities of Oakley and Brentwood recently concluded discussion on a new Fire Board. All three entities decided that a locally controlled Board would be the best way to address the issues of the fire district. The … Continue reading

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Preparing for Disaster

Tuesday — October 17, 1989 — 5:05pm: While thousands waited at Candlestick Park for the third game of the World Series to begin, others throughout the Bay Area hurried home to watch the national pastime on T.V. Suddenly all were … Continue reading

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SmartMeters—Information from PG&E

The SmartMeter™ Program continues to be rolled out. My house was updated this summer. So far the bills appear to be what I would expect; however, there has been some controversy over the accuracy of the meters. This information has … Continue reading

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