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Posted on: July 10, 2020

UPDATE on Board of Supervisors Meeting

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To slow the spread of COVID-19, the Health Officer’s Shelter Order of June 16, 2020, prevents public gatherings (Health Officer Order [PDF]). In lieu of a public gathering, the Board of Supervisors meeting will be accessible via television and l...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Financial Assistance Opportunity if Your Income Was Impacted by COVID-19

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Community members whose income has been impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for a one-time opportunity for financial assistance. Contra Costa County residents who experienced layoffs, reduced work hours, or inability to work due to school/childcare closu...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Contra Costa Television Supports Distance Learning for Students

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Contra Costa Television and the Contra Costa County Office of Education support distance learning for K-5 students with math lessons airing on the edTV channel on weekdays, starting June 29, 2020.

To support distance learning instruction in math and addres...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Prepare Your Residence for Wildfire Season and Power Outages

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Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office have published a guide for County residents to help prepare themselves, their families and neighbors in the event of a wildfire.

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum on July 28

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Join us for the TRUTH Act Virtual Community Forum on July 28, 2020, starting at 9:30 AM. Hear from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office about civil immigration enforcement activities in 2019. Watch the Forum online or on Contra Costa Televis...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

New Library Hours Beginning July 1, and Front Door Service

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Several community libraries will have new hours of operation beginning July 1, 2020. Visit ccclib.org to see the full schedule, participate in the Summer Reading Program and much more.

“We are eager to reconnect with library users and take this i...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Help Make Transportation More Convenient for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

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If you’re an older adult, have a disability, or are a veteran, transportation in Contra Costa County can be challenging. Contra Costa County and Contra Costa Transportation Authority want to identify ways to make it easier for you to get around ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

It’s Not Too Late to Respond to Census. Residents can complete the survey by phone, online, or mail

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It’s not too late to respond to the Census! Because of COVID-19, the Census has been extended through October 31, 2020. Contra Costa County residents received invitations in March to participate in the 2020 Census from the U.S. Census Bureau. Ma...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Board of Supervisors Passed Ordinance to Continue Eviction Protection and Rent Freeze

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The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance on May 26, 2020 that continues an eviction moratorium for residential properties and small businesses through July 15, 2020. The urgency ordinance also continues a temporary rent fre...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

County Workforce Development Board Resources for Employees

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Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County, a bureau of the Employment and Human Services Department, has resources available for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including career skills training, unemployment information and free Rapid Re...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

COVID-19 Call Centers for Employers and Small Businesses

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The Workforce Development Board (WDB) of Contra Costa County has worked with partners to develop resources to help employers and small businesses owners during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Report Price Gouging and Avoid Scams

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The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office wants to remind all residents that price gouging is illegal while our community is under a State of Emergency from the emergence of the novel coronavirus/COVID-19. 

Price gouging is when...

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