Author Archives: Kevin

About Kevin

Councilmember - City of Oakley, Manager of Mainframe Operations and Optimization – USS-POSCO INDUSTRIES, Co-Founder and Board Member - Friends of Oakley A Community Foundation, Commissioner - Contra Costa Transportation Authority, Board Member - Tri Delta Transit, Transplan, San Joaquin Joint Powers Authority and RD 2137, Advisory Board – Opportunity Junction

BART Secures $1.7 million Federal Grant for Police Patrols

BART’s continuing focus on safety and security for riders and increased police presence has received a funding infusion via a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). BART has been awarded $1.7 million to pay for continued police patrols … Continue reading

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OFFICIAL NOTICE FOR THE CITIES OF BRENTWOOD AND OAKLEY PLEASE READ IMMEDIATELY NOTICE OF TREATMENT FOR THE PEACH FRUIT FLY

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE OFFICIAL NOTICE FOR THE CITIES OF BRENTWOOD AND OAKLEY PLEASE READ IMMEDIATELY NOTICE OF TREATMENT FOR THE PEACH FRUIT FLY Collected between July 31, 2019 and August 14, 2019, four peach fruit flies (PFFs), … Continue reading

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Big Break Photography Exhibition

Striking photos of East Bay Regional Parks   Friday, August 16 – Sunday, August 18 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM   Big Break Regional Shoreline 69 Big Break Rd Oakley, CA 94561 (MAP) View spectacular photographs of East Bay Regional Parks … Continue reading

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Spare the Air Alert for Friday, August , 16

A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Friday, August 16 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 those with … Continue reading

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For stroke treatment, even 15 minutes can make a difference in outcome

By Dan Gray | Healthline.com Time makes a big difference when it comes to outcomes for people who experience a stroke. Even a few minutes can apparently make a difference. n one of the largest studies of its kind, researchers at the University of California, … Continue reading

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August and September Weekend delays between Orinda and Walnut Creek BART Stations, bus bridge, and Highway 24 lane closures

BART IS making extensive repairs and upgrades to the track between Orinda and Walnut Creek stations on most weekends through October, including some upcoming full weekend closures with bus bridges. Using Measure RR funds, we will be replacing track and … Continue reading

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Saturday, August 17th – Oakley’s annual Kids’ Fishing Derby

The annual Kids’ Fishing Derby will be held next Saturday, August 17th at the Antioch/Oakley Pier off Bridgehead Road. The derby is for children up to age 15 and registration is free. Registration and check-in is from 8:00 a.m. to … Continue reading

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