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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Make a Difference in Your Community

Make a difference through public service. Apply for a wide variety of positions on Contra Costa County appointed bodies, committees, and commissions, including the Public Law Library Board of Trustees, the Mosquito and Vector Control District Board of Tru...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Proposed Federal Rule Poses Serious Implications for Immigrants Using Benefit Programs

The Contra Costa County Employment and Human Services Department (EHSD), Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS), and Contra Costa Housing Authority continue to provide federally-funded benefit programs and services to community members despite a Dep...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Fire Chief Recognized as “Chief of the Year”

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District announced the California Fire Chiefs Association (CalChiefs) has named its Fire Chief, Jeff Carman, the association’s statewide Fire Chief of the year.

The award recognizes an outstanding member of the...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Televised Election Preview Offers Voter Education

Contra Costa voters can now see and hear where local candidates stand on important issues through televised roundtable discussions and forums on TV and social media. 

This year’s production featured well-known journalists as moderators, ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Need Transportation to the Museum?

The Contra Costa County Library is once again offering free BART tickets for use with Discover & Go reservations from October through December. County residents who are 18 or older can submit a request for BART tickets. "The Bay Area is full of a...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Submit a Nomination for Humanitarian or Student Humanitarian of the Year

Each year, the County pays tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with a ceremony that includes recognizing outstanding community leaders.  The period for submitting nominations for student and adult humanitarians ends Nov...

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