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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Support Our Arts Community

Two vacancies currently exist on the Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County (AC5). We are seeking an Arts Advocate to serve District II and serve At-Large. 

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Contra Costa County Celebrates Earth Day

Contra Costa County Public Works will host an Earth Day event at Upper Sand Creek on Saturday, April 20 from 9am – 12pm. The event will take place at 6600 Deer Valley Road in Antioch. Supervisor Diane Burgis, Antioch High School, Contra Costa Re...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Health Inspection Signs for Mobile Food Vendors

Food trucks and other mobile food businesses operating in Contra Costa will now post the same color-coded signs as the county's stationary restaurants to inform the public of any recent, major health code violations. 

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Serve on the Treasury Oversight Committee

Contra Costa County is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on the Treasury Oversight Committee.

Application forms can be obtained from the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors by calling (925) 335-1900 or by clicking on the following link: Appli...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Keller Canyon Grant Applications

Nonprofit organizations, chambers of commerce, and local government agencies may apply for Keller Canyon Landfill Mitigation Fund grants for the 2019-20 fiscal year. Register for the mandatory bidders conference on April 18 and ends May 17, 2019.

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Missed the Board of Supervisors Meeting?

If you want to watch the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting, you can see it in its entirety starting at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday on CCTV. You can also view meetings online the same week they are held, usually within 48 hours.  To find ...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

County Launches Bridge to Success Program

Contra Costa County has launched the Bridge to Success pilot program, a competitive integrated employment program that provides a pathway for people with developmental or intellectual disabilities to compete for regular County jobs at regular salaries.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Make a Difference in the Lives of Our Youth

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is seeking residents who may be interested in serving on its 19-member Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council (JJCC).

The JJCC is a multi-agency advisory body charged with creating and maintaining the County’s co...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Board and Committee Openings

Government works best when there is strong and diverse community participation. Apply for vacancies within Contra Costa County's Retirement Board and County Connection Advisory Committee

Applications can be obtained from the Clerk of the Board of Superviso...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Contra Costa Kicks Off Census 2020 Campaign

Contra Costa County launched its Census 2020 Awareness Campaign with a “Complete Count” kickoff event for the public, media and community partners on April 2, 2019 at 12:30 pm at the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano located at 4010...

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Posted on: March 30, 2019

Serve on the Airport Land Use Commission

Contra Costa County is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on Contra Costa County’s Airport Land Use Commission (ALUC).

Application forms are available at the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors by visiting the County webpage at http://www.cont...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

County Celebrates "Topping Out" of New Building

On March 26, 2019, Contra Costa County’s Board of Supervisors, Chief Administrative Officer, staff and building partners celebrated the “Topping Out” of its new administrative building in Martinez. The ceremony on the new site marks the placement of the l...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Info Alert for Bird and Chicken Owners

A message from the State Veterinarian shares information about Virulent Newcastle Disease (vND), a contagious and fatal viral disease affecting birds and poultry. No cases have been found in birds or chickens in Contra Costa County and vND is not a food s...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Military Veterans Get Opportunity to Paint Self-Portraits

Each two-day workshop is at NO COST with all supplies provided. The workshops in March, April and May 2019 will be led by experienced artist Victoria Bianco and veteran Felisa Gaffney, and offer veterans an opportunity for art, self-expression and engagem...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Our County Administrator Wins Top CAO Award

Our Contra Costa County Administrator, David J. Twa, won statewide recognition with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the California Association of County Executives (CACE). The prestigious award was presented at the General Assembly of the Califo...

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