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Magnitude 3.1 earthquake strikes near Oakley, CA

From SFGate The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 3.4 earthquake struck near Oakley, CA on Friday. The quake hit at 12:41 AM local time at a depth of 13 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 – Oakley’s Garage Sale Do’s & Don’t’s

For public safety and for the beautification of our city, there is a specific Municipal Code regarding garage sales which you may not be aware of: Garage Sales are a great way of cleaning out the house while making a … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 – Fireworks Are Illegal in the City of Oakley!

Report Illegal Fireworks Summer is nearly here, Thursday, June 21, and Fourth of July celebrations are just around the corner. Please be reminded that the use, possession, manufacture, and sale of fireworks is illegal in the both the City of … Continue reading

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Register Your Security Camera With The Oakley Police Department

The Oakley Police Department has a program where community members can register their security cameras so if a crime or other incident occurs nearby, Oakley Police will know to contact them to check the footage. With your permission, Oakley Police … Continue reading

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Lots of Activities for Oakley’s Youth

The City of Oakley Recreation Division has a number of upcoming events for the whole family including Science Week, Oakley’s Got Talent Auditions and the Youth Employment Workshop. Science Week The 17th annual Science Week will be held for 8 … Continue reading

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What is an “Opportunity Zone”?

Recently there were several articles stating that Antioch’s Somersville Towne Center area had been designated as an “Opportunity Zone”. What is an Opportunity Zone? In December 2017, President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. The … Continue reading

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Keep California Safe

At a recent Oakley City Council meeting the council voted to support a measure currently gathering signatures to be placed on the November ballot. It’s called the “Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act of 2018” and would address the … Continue reading

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