District l Supervisor John M. Gioia

What's New?

Volunteers needed for West County's popular Cinco de Mayo Parade. Get the details here.

Youth internships, summer jobs, and opportunities for adults to volunteer helping young people!
Read more here.

Supervisor Gioia urges families to get vaccinated against the measles.
Read more here.

Read Supervisor Gioia’s comments on the Chemical Safety Board’s
recently released final report on the 2012 Chevron fire.

A transitional housing program for formerly incarcerated women opens in North Richmond, with help from a team of partners, including Supervisor Gioia. Read more.

Supervisor Gioia participates in the first meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Refinery Safety,
held in Richmond. Read more.

Watch Supervisor Gioia's interview with KPIX reporter Phil Matier on transporting crude by rail. 

Check out Supervisor Gioia's December 2014 Newsletter.  Articles include a 5-year plan to help save Doctors Medical Center, Urban Farming in West County, creating a Countywide Family Justice Center Network for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse, and much more.  Read it on-line or download a printable copy.

The Board of Supervisors votes to participate in a multi-stakeholder funding plan for Doctors Hospital. Check coverage in the Contra Costa Times, Richmond Confidential, KQED, Richmond Standard, and KGO radio.

Visit my YouTube and Flickr (2013) (2012) (2011) pages for updated District One pictures and news stories.

Welcome From John

Welcome to our District 1 website. I hope you find this site helpful for learning about our community, the projects we're working on, how we can serve you, and where to find resources in Contra Costa County. Click here for my most recent bio. 

Representing our proud and diverse community is a great privilege for me. I'm committed to make county government more effective and creative while maintaining critical services and protecting our role as the safety net for our most vulnerable residents. I've worked hard, alongside others, to fight for access to quality health care, environmental justice and better air quality, providing youth with supportive services and opportunities, and reducing poverty and violence. I always want to hear your ideas.

I grew up in West County and have been honored to serve on the Board of Supervisors since 1999.

District One includes the cities of Richmond, San Pablo, El Cerrito, part of Pinole, and the unincorporated communities of East Richmond Heights, El Sobrante, Kensington, Montalvin Manor, Tara Hills, North Richmond, and Rollingwood. (District Map and County's GIS mapping tool.)
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