Monthly Archives: December 2010

An Eagle Soars Over Marsh Creek

Thursday morning I took the dog for a walk along Marsh Creek. We parked at the new paved lot on Cypress and headed north. It was cold and clear, the previous days wind had cleaned the air and the view … Continue reading

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CPUC Approves Oakley Power Plant

In a reversal of an earlier decision the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) purchase and sale agreement with Contra Costa Generating Station LLC for a new state-of-the-art natural gas-fired combined cycle facility that … Continue reading

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Where is my Bus?

There may be nothing worse than standing in the rain at a bus stop wondering when the bus will arrive. That’s a question that will soon be easy to answer. Progress continues on the AVL – “Next Bus” system. AVL … Continue reading

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Fire Station Groundbreaking at 530 O’Hara

The City recently began working on the new fire station being bulit to replace station 93. Fire services are provided to the City by the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District. The Fire District has operated out of the existing … Continue reading

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