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Posted on: July 1, 2015

Beat the Heat -- How to Keep Your Cool

The sizzling hot temperatures in the East Bay should be coming to an end soon, but in the meantime, you should take precautions for yourself, your family and pets during this heat wave. Check out the County Health Department website for news and tips.Read on...

Contra Costa County Health Department Heat Tips
Posted on: June 29, 2015

County Holiday Office Closure July 3, 2015

Most County offices will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. As always, emergency services will remain available. Find out about July 4th activities in the Contra Costa area by visiting our events page.Read on...

July 4th Events Around the County
Posted on: June 11, 2015

"Touch Down in the Bay Area" -- watch new Airport video

Summer is just around the corner, and that means more activities and events involving the Contra Costa County Airports. Many residents aren’t aware that the County has two airports--Buchanan Field and Byron--that provide a wide range of aviation and recr...Read on...

Watch the Airport Video Online
Posted on: June 18, 2015

Catch the replay of Veterans' Voices

If you missed the June episode of Veterans' Voices, Contra Costa County's televised talk show for veterans, watch online or catch our replays throughout the week. June's show focused on the ways families of veterans also give back ...Read on...

Veterans' Voices website
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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