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Posted on: June 23, 2015

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Website

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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: September 3, 2015

Back to School -- Keeping Safe on the Streets

With school back in session, now is the time to talk to your kids about the rules of the road, and how to make sure drivers see them when they're heading to and from school. For drivers, we need to pay special attention to kids on school routes.

For helpful tips for parents, caregivers, children and drivers, the National Safety Council has prepared some great resources. You can check them out onlineRead on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2015

Labor Day Weekend BART Service Changes: Transbay Tube Closed

If you're trying to get from the East Bay to San Francisco via BART over Labor Day weekend, please note that BART will be doing maintenance on the transbay tube. Bus bridges will be available, but overall BART service will be impacted.

Find out more by visiting the BART webpage pertaining to the closureRead on...

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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.

Contra Costa County Library's Discover & Go program has more than 50 bay area museum partners. Visit the Library's website for more details on its programs and services at Find out how to get your BART passes by reading the news releaseRead on...

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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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