Monthly Archives: March 2010

Fire Stations of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District

Update – In September of 2019  Update – In June of 2010 the Board of Directors voted in a budget with 48 fire personnel and 6 stations. Two stations were closed; station 57 in Byron and station 58 in Discovery … Continue reading

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Funding Schools in California

Lately the news has been filled with the struggles of school districts to fund the coming year. Mt. Diablo School District is cutting $48.7 million, Walnut Creek $1 million, Liberty Union $3.2 million and this list could continue ad nauseam. … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Transportation Commission

The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the nation’s densest and most heavily populated metropolitan areas. Home to 101 municipalities, the Bay Area has a land mass of 7,179 square miles (bigger than several states) and is home to … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Air Quality Management District

Drive anywhere in the Bay Area at certain times during the year and you’re bound to see it. It can manifest itself in a beautiful orange sundown, other times it looks like brown clouds obscuring your view. The term “smog”, … Continue reading

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