Monthly Archives: November 2015

What Do You Know About Tri Delta Transit?

Tri Delta Transit was formed in 1977 under a Joint Powers Agreement to provide public transportation in the 225 square mile area known as eastern Contra Costa County. Fleet – There are 92 revenue vehicles in the fleet. Budget – … Continue reading

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Be Storm Ready

California receives much of its winter rain through relatively few, very large and sustained storms that come off the Pacific Ocean. Some of these storms are known as “Atmospheric River Events” because they transport a long band of moisture that … Continue reading

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What does organic actually mean? from Grist.org

By Nathanael Johnson What does organic actually mean? It’s tricky, because the word “organic” has at least two distinct meanings. It arose as the name for a movement with a particular belief system. Later, it also became a formal regulatory … Continue reading

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Maintain Don’t Gain During the Holiday Season

Believe it or not the holiday season is nearly here.This season the only thing that should be “stuffed” is the turkey! The amount of weight gained during the holidays varies from person to person, what is consistent is that the … Continue reading

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Its a very Odd day

Today’s date is, in the system used in the US, 11-13-15. That’s one of just six days in each century which have three consecutive odd numbers. Today’s is the last this century. The next sequence begins in 90-years. 01-03-05 03-05-07 05-07-09 … Continue reading

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News from CIRM – California’s Stem Cell Agency

Last Thursday night, at the monthly Mayor’s Conference, the speaker was former State Senator Art Torrez. In March 2009, Senator Torres was elected statutory Vice Chair of the Independent Citizens Oversight Committee, the governing Board of the California Institute of … Continue reading

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Oakley – Code Enforcement Pilots a New Program

A few weekends ago, two neighborhoods consisting of 350 households participated in a new pilot program being led by the Code Enforcement Division. The program will select a specific neighborhood and specific day on which dumpsters will be made available … Continue reading

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