Monthly Archives: July 2018

Virulent Newcastle Disease

There are chickens and roosters in backyards throughout Oakley. I hear them during my early morning walks on the weekends. Virulent Newcastle poses little or no threat to humans. Eating meat or eggs from infected chickens is no problem. Pink … Continue reading

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The City of Oakley is Now Hiring – July 2018

The City of Oakley is now hiring for the positions of Senior Recreation Leader and Seasonal Parks and Landscape Laborer. For a more information and an employment application, please click.

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Sunday Reading – 07/29/19

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. As Phoenix sizzles, ‘urban island’ phenomenon compounds heat – … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 Delta Voice released

This season’s issue of Delta Voice presents a great Delta day trip for staying cool, a highlight on historic theaters and cinema, and a taste of the breweries and cider makers flocking to the Delta. There is also a photo … Continue reading

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Apply to Become a Citizen Planning Advisor

The Oakley City Council is seeking an applicant to fill one vacant position in the Citizen Planning Advisors program. The purpose of the program is to encourage citizen participation and input in the subdivision and Design Review process. The City … Continue reading

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West Nile Virus Confirmed in Central Contra Costa County

The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District is reporting three chickens from the District’s sentinel chicken flock in Martinez have tested positive for antibodies against West Nile virus. According to the District’s Scientific Programs Manager Steve Schutz, Ph.D., “This … Continue reading

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How to delete old tweets

To create a backup or archive, go to Twitter Settings and select “Your Twitter Data.” Scroll to the bottom of that menu to find “Download your Twitter data.” Click the button and the system will send a link to a downloadable … Continue reading

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