Monthly Archives: June 2018

Take a Survey on Fire Services

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD) is a rural funded fire district that works hard to protect approximately 249 square miles and over 114,000 residents in East Contra Costa County. The District is in the process of developing … Continue reading

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Spare the Air Alert issues for Saturday, June 30

A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Saturday, June 30, for the San Francisco Bay Area. Concentrations of ground-level ozone pollution are forecast to be unhealthy. High levels of ozone pollution are harmful to breathe, especially for young children, seniors and … Continue reading

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First Person: My Ride to and From the New Antioch BART Station

New BART service to and from Antioch has just begun. The new high tech, clean diesel trains can carry thousands of people every hour, and on the first day of commute service, it was obvious people wanted to get off … Continue reading

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Street repairs coming to Walnut Meadows and Fairhaven Way neighborhoods

On Tuesday night the Oakley City Council approved a Construction Contract with R &R Pacific Construction for the construction of FY 2018/19 Street Repair and ResurfacingProject –CIP 223. CIP 223 is focused on the residential streets within neighborhoods. The project … Continue reading

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Oakley Earthquakes – 2018 – Update

1. M 1.8 – 1km SE of Oakley, CA Time – 2018-06-21 22:17:04 (PST) Location – 37.991°N 121.706°W Depth – 9.4 km Felt It Report – 0 2. M 1.7 – 1km SE of Oakley, CA Time – 2018-06-21 23:53:12 … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading 06/24/18

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. Americans: Much Misinformation, Bias, Inaccuracy in News – Building … Continue reading

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Horse Owners Urged to Check West Nile Virus Vaccine Status

Originally posted at CDFA’s Office of Public Affairs As the weather warms up and mosquitoes become more prevalent, California horse owners are advised to consult their veterinarian to ensure their horse’s vaccination status is current for maximum protection against West … Continue reading

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