Monthly Archives: January 2018

Downtown Oakley To Get Updated Traffic Signals

The City of Oakley has invested millions of dollars towards the improvements to the Downtown to promote the economic vitality of the community. This effort is the result of years of planning and development which involve several public/private partnerships that … Continue reading

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AP Reports Governor Brown Still Plans on Building TWO Tunnels in Phases

California water reporter for the Associated Press, Ellen Knickmeyer released a story with updates to the breaking news from last Friday about the Brown Administration’s plan to scale back the Delta Tunnels (CA WaterFix) project. Her report confirms what many … Continue reading

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A rare Blue Moon lunar eclipse will happen this month

One of the more exciting events of 2017 was the total solar eclipse that was viewable across the US. And if you enjoyed it as much as I did, I have some good news for you. While the US won’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading 01/14/18

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. US cold snap was a freak of nature, quick … Continue reading

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10 ways ideas about healthy eating have changed, and why that’s good

from the Washington Post By Ellie Krieger December 28, 2017 Healthy isn’t what it used to be. I don’t mean that in the whiplash-inducing way all the clickbait headlines out there would have you think. Despite the seeming back and … Continue reading

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The Final Implosion of the Old Bay Bridge East Span

Monday, November 13, 2017 Caltrans has finished its demolition of the old Bay Bridge East Span a year ahead of schedule, and 10 million dollars below budget, with a stupendous final implosion of the final two piers. Our Mark Jones … Continue reading

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Public Advisory Committee Member Needed for the East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservancy

Member needed for the Public Advisory Committee: The East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservancy seeks one (1) individual to serve on the Public Advisory Committee (PAC) to provide input on the implementation of the East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservation … Continue reading

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