Monthly Archives: February 2020

Its only February and the Yellowjackets are back

Act Now to Reduce the Risk of Yellowjackets They live right under our feet and when we least expect it, they bite and sting repeatedly. It’s only February 2020, but they are already back. So far this year, the Contra Costa … Continue reading

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Update – Dutch Slough Restoration Project

The Dutch Slough Project is located on the west Delta, within the city Oakley at the northern end of Sellars Ave. It contains three parcels, Emerson, Gilbert and Burroughs. The Dutch Slough project will be the Delta’s largest restored fresh … Continue reading

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Free Tri Delta Bus Passes for East County Students! Application period: March 2-31, 2020

Spring 2020: East Contra Costa SchoolPool Available March 2-31, 2020 (Tri Delta Transit Only. Antioch, Bay Point, Brentwood, Byron, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg ) 511 Contra Costa encourages students to use public transportation to get to school. Middle … Continue reading

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Washing your car at home is not environmentally friendly

Have you ever thought about the environmental impact of washing your car at home? That simple weekend routine that most of us do on a sunny afternoon could actually be harmful to the environment. Under the Clean Water Act, all … Continue reading

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What should the East Bay Regional Park District name Concord’s new regional park?

A new regional park is coming to approximately 2,500 acres of the former Concord Naval Weapons Station. After many years of planning, the U.S. Navy began conveyance of the parks portion of the property to the East Bay Regional Park … Continue reading

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What Is a Caucus?

From 24/7 Wall St by John Harrington January 27, 2020 The first major event of the 2020 presidential election season, the Iowa Caucuses, will take place on Feb. 3. Over the following months until the Democratic and Republican National Conventions in mid-summer, the other states … Continue reading

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Oakley Rainfall Totals through January, 2020

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