Monthly Archives: September 2016

SLOW DOWN OAKLEY – Please Stop Speeding in Your Neighborhood

When discussing traffic enforcement issues in the City of Oakley, the common remark I hear is: “They’re going too fast through my neighborhood.” In this fast pace world in which we live some drivers appear to view posted speed limits … Continue reading

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September 17th – Constitution Day

Saturday marks the 229th anniversary of the completion of our Constitution, which was submitted to the Congress of the Confederation for its approval on Sept. 17, 1787. Over the following months it was ratified by the several states, reaching the … Continue reading

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How Many Mosquitofish do I Need to Control Mosquitoes on my Property?

And where do I get them? Mosquitofish are used throughout the world as an efficient, hearty predator of mosquitoes, and for good reason. They are biologically suited for feeding on insects that fall onto or reside at the water’s surface. … Continue reading

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Contra Costa County Drug Disposal Survey

WHAT: Contra Costa County is considering how to address the disposal of unused, left-over, expired or unwanted prescription medication. There are only a limited number of collection sites for non-controlled prescription medication in the county and periodic take-back events for … Continue reading

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Is it Safe to Eat Chickens and Eggs From Areas with West Nile Virus Activity?

Answer: Yes Rejoice! We can hear your applause all the way to our office. Chickens are completely safe to be around and consume and are not a threat from West Nile virus. And their eggs are safe as well. Here’s … Continue reading

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