Monthly Archives: June 2014

These Are The 10 Snobbiest Mid-Sized Cities In America

The real estate blog Movoto recently made a list of the top 10 snobbiest cities in the country. Our state of California nabbed 6 of the 10 spots on the list, with Pasadena being number 1. Thousand Oaks, Glendale, and … Continue reading

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Is a Ferry in Antioch Financially Feasible?

At last night’s meeting of the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) the Board agreed to release the Draft Final Financial Feasibility of Contra Costa County Ferry Service, 2015-2024. Over the past year, a working group of Contra Costa ferry service … Continue reading

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A Quick Check of City Codes

To help preserve our neighborhoods, the City has established certain municipal codes. Codes are basically a set of guidelines adopted by the City for maintaining properties in order to ensure our neighborhoods are safe and attractive. Many citizens may not … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Signs???

Oakley has suffered seven suicides already this year. None of them shared anything in common except the choice to escape their pain via suicide. The following was presented in the “Oakley Outreach”, the City’s weekly e-newsletter. To join the mailing list … Continue reading

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Stay in Emotional Control at Work

I received this information at work and thought it would be appropriate to share. I haven’t kicked a filing cabinet at work for years. Hopefully it’s because I’m doing better at controlling my emotions or maybe it’s because we don’t … Continue reading

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