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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

Sunday Reading 10/20/19

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. California Earthquake Alerts To Become Available Statewide – Earthquake early … Continue reading

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Saturday, October 19 – Heart of the Delta on Bethel Island & Heritage Day 2019

Heart of the Delta on Bethel Island A whole day of entertainment on the island! This year’s festival will be Saturday, October 19, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Bethel Island Scout Hall on Bethel Island. There will … Continue reading

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CPUC Opens Proceeding to Consider PG&E Reorganization

October 2019 edition Produced by the CPUC’s News & Outreach Office As Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) continues to work its way through U.S. Bankruptcy Court, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) opened a formal proceeding at its Sept. … Continue reading

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October 17 was a fabulous day for a ballgame

On October 17, 1989, at 5:04:15 p.m. a magnitude 6.9 earthquake severely shook the San Francisco and Monterey Bay regions. The epicenter was located at 37.04° N. latitude, 121.88° W. longitude near Loma Prieta peak in the Santa Cruz Mountains, … Continue reading

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Are we over due for another – October 17, 1989, Loma Prieta

On October 17, 1989, at 5:04:15 p.m. (P.d.t.), a magnitude 6.9 (moment magnitude; surface-wave magnitude, 7.1) earthquake severely shook the San Francisco and Monterey Bay regions. The epicenter was located at 37.04° N. latitude, 121.88° W. longitude near Loma Prieta … Continue reading

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Drop, Cover, and Hold On

More than 60 million people around the world have been registered to participate in ShakeOut this year, with 20 million holding their drills Thursday, October 17. Why Drop, Cover, and Hold On? Our special report explains why official rescue teams, emergency preparedness experts, and others recommend “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” as … Continue reading

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2019 California waterfowl hunting season opening soon

The majority of hunters will take to the blinds Oct. 19 in most zones. Specific opening and closing dates vary by zone. Detailed information about daily bag and possession limits can be found on the Fish and Game Commission website. … Continue reading

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