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    Illegal Fireworks & Fire Danger

    Fire and law enforcement officials across the County are warning residents about the extreme dangers of fireworks use in critically high fire danger conditions. Residents are reminded that all fireworks are illegal everywhere in the County. Read more...
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    Wildfire Preparedness & Safety

    Stay prepared for wildfires and potential power outages. See tips on how to manually open your garage door and evacuate when an order is issued for your safety. Register for emergency alerts with Contra Costa County's Community Warning System. Read more...
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    Heat Safety Tips

    Stay hydrated and follow tips to stay cool and safe during hot weather. Be sure to check on children, the elderly, and pets. Read more...
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    Watch for Harmful Algae Blooms

    Contra Costa Health Services advises caution after large blooms of blue-green algae were discovered around Discovery Bay. Keep children and pets on shore, away from the blooms, and do not touch or handle algae in the water or scum on the shoreline. Read more...
  5. Every Voice Matters

    Unofficial Election Results

    Unofficial election results are available for the June 7 Primary Election. You can get the latest results at the County Elections website at cocovote.us. Read more...
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    Update on Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta

    Contra Costa lies at the heart of the Bay-Delta region. The County is part of the Delta Counties Coalition, a consortium of five counties that works to give one voice to the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta System. Learn about the Delta tunnel project. Read more...
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    Parking and Access to County Administration Building

    If you wish to conduct County business and/or attend Board of Supervisors meetings, please make sure to give yourself time to park and go through security. See parking and access information. Read more...
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    Voter-Approved Measure X

    Measure X is a countywide 20-year, ½ cent sales tax approved by Contra Costa County voters on November 3, 2020. Learn about the measure, the role of the Measure X Community Advisory Board, and more. Read more...
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    Renter and Landlord Resources

    Find Contra Costa County tenant and landlord resources for evictions, rental assistance, and mediation. See flyers in English and Spanish. Read more...
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    COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund

    If you are a Contra Costa County resident and experienced lost wages due to COVID-19, you may qualify for the Emergency Relief Fund. For more information and to apply, call 925-655-1205. Read more. Read more...
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    County Workforce Development Board Resources for Employees

    Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County has employment resources available for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including career skills training, and free Rapid Response Virtual Info Sessions. Read more...
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    COVID-19 Call Centers for Employers and Small Businesses

    Two Call Centers are available to connect businesses with federal, state and local programs. They provide resources and referrals on human resources, loans, grants, unemployment insurance, payroll, and subsidies. Read more...
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