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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Escobar Street Storage/Parking Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works To Use 

Escobar Street for Storage and Parking 

August 23, 2018, Martinez, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will use the section of Escobar Street adjacent to the new parking lot (...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Marina Vista Road Closure

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works to Close a Section of Marina Vista Street in

Martinez Due to Construction of the New Administrative Building

 

July 17, 2018, Martinez, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will close ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

7/30/2018: Fire Update and Scheduled Road Work

Cal Fire reports that the Marsh Fire is 100% contained. All roads are open in the area. See scheduled road work on Marsh Creek Road east of Morgan Territory Road.

PG&E reports that power has been restored to the area. If you are still without power, go...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

7/27/2018: Latest Update on the Marsh Fire

The evacuation order on Marsh Creek Road between Gill Drive and Morgan Territory Road has been lifted by Cal Fire. The road is now open. 

Red Cross reports that the Clayton Shelter has closed.

Safety concerns remain in the affected area due to debr...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

7/26/2018: Marsh Creek Road Still Closed Due to Marsh Fire

We do not have an estimated time to reopen those sections at this time. Please take alternative routes to avoid this area.

For more information on the Marsh fire, please go to http://www.cococws.us/

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

7/25/2018: Road Closure due to Fire

County CHP and Public Works is closing West Bound traffic on Marsh Creek Road at Camino Diablo Road and at Deer Valley Road. Please take alternative routes to avoid this area. We do not have an estimated time to reopen at this time. For more information o...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

7/25/2018: Evacuation due to Marsh Creek Fire

Immediate Evacuation in Marsh Creek Springs near Leon Drive and Morgan Territory Road due to fire. Leave now by vehicle. Go by way of Morgan Territory Road. Take only those essential items you have ready and can carry with you. Pets must be in a carrier o...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

7/25/2018: Immediate Evacuation in Morgan Territory

Immediate Evacuation in Marsh Creek Springs near Leon Drive and Morgan Territory Road due to fire. Leave now by vehicle. Go by way of Morgan Territory Road. Take only those essential items you have ready and can carry with you. Pets must be in a carrier o...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Media Advisory: Press Conference, NorCal Rapist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 21, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

MEDIA ADVISORY-- PRESS CONFERENCE

WHAT: Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton will join Sacramento County District Attor...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Press Release: Defendant Found Guilty for 1983 Cold Case Murder

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September 20, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Defendant Found Guilty for 1983 Cold Case Murder 

Martinez, Calif. – On September 20, a Contra Costa County jury f...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Press Release: Whole Foods to Pay $1.6 Million in Hazardous Waste Settlement

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September 20, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Whole Foods to Pay $1.6 Million in Hazardous Waste Settlement

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton announced ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Contra Costa Justice Partners & Richmond Selected for Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform

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September 19, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Contra Costa County Justice Partners & City of Richmond Selected for Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform

Martinez, Calif. – The ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Consumer Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Offering Costco Travel Credit & Travel Benefits

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September 10, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Consumer Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Offering Costco Travel Credit & Travel Benefits

Martinez, Calif. – Today, the C...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

News Release: Man Found Guilty of Kidnapping & Attempted Rape; Cold Case DNA Match Helps Solve Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 27, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

San Pablo Resident Found Guilty of Kidnapping & Attempted Rape; Cold Case DNA Match Helps Solve Case

Martinez, Calif. – Daniel Betancourt Jr. of San Pablo, California was ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Press Release: Joseph DeAngelo Charged with 4 Felonies from Alleged Attacks in Contra Costa County

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August 21, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Joseph DeAngelo Charged with 4 Felonies from Alleged Attacks in Contra Costa County

All GSK Cases to be Prosecuted in Sacramento County 

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Press Release: Man Charged with Enticement of a Minor, Arranging to Meet a Minor For Sex

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8/6/2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

El Cerrito Resident Charged with Enticement of a Minor, Arranging to Meet a Minor For Sex and Attempted Lewd Acts with a Child

Martinez, Calif....

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Press Release: DA Becton Announces Community Academy to Start in September

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August 2, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

DA Becton Announces Community Academy to Start in September 

Martinez, Calif. – District Attorney Diana Becton announ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Press Release: Cooks Collision, Inc. Settles Environmental Protection Lawsuit

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July 30, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Cooks Collision, Inc. Settles Environmental Protection Lawsuit Brought by California District Attorney’s Related to Hazardous Auto Body ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Press Release: Restaurants Cited for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation Insurance

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July 24, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Contra Costa County Restaurants Cited for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Martinez, Calif. – A joint enforcem...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Press Release: Defendant Found Guilty for Torturing and Violently Sexually Assaulting Victim

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June 29, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

Defendant Found Guilty for Torturing and Violently Sexually Assaulting Victim

Martinez, Calif. – On June 28, a Contra Costa County jury found defen...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Press Release: Jury Convicts Defendant for Felony Stalking of Family Members

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June 22, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

Jury Convicts Defendant for Felony Stalking of Family Members

Martinez, Calif. – On June 20, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant T...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Press Release: DA’s Office Partners with ASK and Brady Center for Gun Safety Campaign

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June 19, 2018

Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638

scott.alonso@contracostada.org

 

DA’s Office Partners with ASK and Brady Center for Gun Safety Campaign 

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County Dis...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Draft Flood Control Capital Improvement Plan Available for Public Review

The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District (District) has prepared the Draft Flood Control Improvement Plan for fiscal years 2017/2018 to 2023/2024 (Draft Plan.) The Draft Plan is a programming document for the funding of capita...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Whole Foods to Pay $1.6 Million in Hazardous Waste Settlement

Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton announced today that Yolo County Superior Court Judge Thomas E. Warriner has ordered Whole Foods Market California Inc. and two related entities to pay $1,643,500. More Information

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Homeowner Workshop

Want to make your home more comfortable, healthy & safe, efficient and durable. Come join Concord Homeowner Energy Efficiency Workshop Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 6:00 p.m-8:00 p.m. More Information

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Federal Dollars to Boost Contra Costa County’s Response to Interpersonal Violence

The Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women has awarded $32 million to improve the criminal justice response to sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Among the 54 nationally awarded grants, the Contra Co...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

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: 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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Posted on: September 21, 2018

FEMA Granted Flood Insurance Discount

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Earns Discount for Flood Insurance  

September 21, 2018, Martinez, CA – Residents and businesses of Contra Costa County will be paying less for flood insurance, according to the Federal E...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Balfour Road Paving

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Contra Costa County Public Works To Pave Balfour Road in Brentwood 

September 19, 2018, Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will pave Balfour Road from Byron Highway to Sellers Avenue from Thurs...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Jersey Island Bridge Traffic Controls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works to Install Traffic Controls

on Jersey Island Bridge Over Dutch Slough

August 24, 2018, Oakley, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will be installing one-way traffic controls on the Jersey Is...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Escobar Street Storage/Parking Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works To Use 

Escobar Street for Storage and Parking 

August 23, 2018, Martinez, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will use the section of Escobar Street adjacent to the new parking lot (...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Tice Valley Blvd. Construction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction 

on Tice Valley Boulevard in Walnut Creek

August 21, 2018, Walnut Creek, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Tice Valley Linear Park Projec...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Pacheco Blvd Construction Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contra Costa County Public Works to Begin Construction 

on Pacheco Boulevard in Martinez

July 31, 2018, Martinez, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Pacheco Boulevard Sidewalk Gap Clo...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Property Tax Postponement Applications Now Available

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