Monthly Archives: October 2014

Oakley Power Plant Update – September 2014

We were recently notified by representatives of Radback that PG&E had terminated their agreement to purchase the Oakley Generating Station. At this time we are uncertain about a power plant in Oakley and which, if any, options Radback may pursue. … Continue reading

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Halloween Security & Safety

There are many ways to keep your child safe at Halloween, when they are more prone to accidents and injuries. The excitement of children and adults at this time of year sometimes makes them forget to be careful. Simple common … Continue reading

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The Great CA Shakeout: Are you prepared?

City of Oakley staff recently participated in The Great California Shakeout, which is an exercise to help prepare for a response to a real earthquake. Such an event is very likely to occur in the coming years and is not … Continue reading

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Bay Area BikeMobile Service on the Move

From MTC – The Bay Area’s newest BikeMobile is on the move, out to fix bicycles in five different counties during the first week of August alone. From a farm in Sonoma County to libraries in Contra Costa and Solano … Continue reading

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Oakley Downtown Revitalization Loan Program

A key component of the recently approved Oakley Strategic Plan is “the continued development and redevelopment of the Downtown,” as well as the “beautification and preservation of the Main Street commercial corridor.” On June 30, 2014 the City Council approved … Continue reading

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Oakley Police Cars Now Equipped with Defibrillators

The Oakley Police Department is committed to public safety and maintains a progressive approach to supporting our mission. Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States each year. An Automated External Defibrillator (AED) … Continue reading

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CCTA Announces Partnership with Mercedes-Benz

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and Mercedes-Benz Research Research Research & Development North America, Inc. (MBRDNA) announced a new agreement to partner with the City of Concord and the United States Navy to bring self-driving cars to Contra Costa. … Continue reading

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