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Posted on: June 22, 2015

With California Proclamation, All 50 States Now Recognize Importance of General Aviation

California has become the 50th state since 2010, in which elected officials have formally recognized the importance of general aviation (GA), including business aviation, for its citizens.

The California proclamation, and most that have preceded it, co...Read on...

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Posted on: June 23, 2015

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Website

Visit this website for news and video related to General Aviation (GA).

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Posted on: June 23, 2015

National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Website

Visit this site for news and publications related to business aviation, often related to General Aviation (GA) airports.

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Posted on: August 31, 2015

Vacancy on the Contra Costa County Airport Land Use Commission

The County is seeking applicants for the Airport Land Use Commission, which, among other duties, assists in developing policies for use of land near our two airports. Find out more about the Commission and the current opening by viewing the news release....Read on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2015

County Offices Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Most County offices will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 7. As always, emergency services will be available throughout the holiday.

Posted on: August 2, 2015

Discover and Go to a Museum -- No Charge to Ride BART for Library Card Holders

Contra Costa County Library is teaming up with 511 Contra Costa to provide free BART tickets for library cardholders to visit select museums throughout the bay area through October. Find out how you can make the most of what the library offers.

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Posted on: August 13, 2015

Temporary Shortage of Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates

Due to a shortage of specialty paper used for birth, death and marriage certificates, Contra Costa County will be temporarily limiting the number of official copies available to the public.

Although limits will be in effect, you can still get certifi...Read on...

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Posted on: August 3, 2015

West Nile Virus Activity in Contra Costa County

With West Nile Virus now detected in chickens in the Holland Tract area and east of Knightsen, Mosquito and Vector Control authorities are urging people to take necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Find out online how you can stay safe.

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Posted on: April 16, 2015

Health Care Resources for West County Residents

With the closure of Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo, Contra Costa County Health Services is helping residents find new sources of medical care in and around their community. Find out more by visiting the Health Services website.

Information is ava...Read on...

Health Services webpage for West County residents
Posted on: May 5, 2015

Traffic Alert: Marina Vista Exit from Southbound 680 Closed

Major improvements are in the works for the Marina Vista exit off of the southern end of the Benicia Bridge, but that will mean the exit is closed until October.

Traffic into Martinez will be re-routed at the Arthur Road exit in the meantime, leading...Read on...

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Posted on: July 2, 2015

Temporary Change to Marine Access Under Orwood Bridge

Due to bridge construction marine access under the bridge in East County will be modified during construction from July 13, 2015 through October 31, 2016.

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Posted on: May 15, 2015

Orwood Bridge Replacement

Construction will soon begin on a new Orwood Road Bridge in unincorporated east County.

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