Monthly Archives: August 2015

Sunday Reading – 08/30/15

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. Here’s How Rats End Up In Toilet Bowls – … Continue reading

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What If California’s Drought Continues?

The news has been inundated with stories of the impending onslaught of the rain brought to us by what NASA scientist have called the “Godzilla El Nino”. “This definitely has the potential of being the Godzilla El Niño,” Bill Patzert, … Continue reading

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Construction of Two New Parks in Oakley is Under Way

Construction has commenced on two new neighborhood parks in Oakley. The parks, Emerson Ranch Park (10 acres) and Catamaran Park (.79 acres) have already begun grading. Emerson Ranch Park, a focal point in the Emerson Ranch subdivision, is a 10 … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 08/23/15

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. 10 Surprising Things Technology Will Make Obsolete by 2025 … Continue reading

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What are your transportation prirorities? Tell us!

You shared your bright ideas. Now, we want to know more… Last summer, we asked you to share your creative ideas regarding how we should invest in transportation within Contra Costa. Now, we’re coming back with a new online tool … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 08/16/15

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. The End is Nigh – A majority of people—54 … Continue reading

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Oakley Recreation Division Now Hiring!

Are you a youth looking for a job? The City of Oakley is now hiring Recreation Aides and Recreation Leaders. Applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 24th. Recreation Leader: Some of the duties will range … Continue reading

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