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    Monday, March 30, 2020
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Small nonfarm businesses in the following counties in California, Arizona and Nevada are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by adverse weather conditions that occurred in the following primary counties in California, announced ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    East Bay EDA is compiling trusted information to this page targeted to employers and workers in our communities. If there are additional resources you’d like to share or for any questions, please contact info@eastbayeda.org. Please check these links at regular intervals, as guidance continues to evolve: Upcoming Webinars American Planning Association - California Chapter: Planning and Health ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    White Pony Express (WPE), the Pleasant Hill food rescue group, announces that its programs are continuing to operate under Contra Costa County’s stringent requirements to contain the spread of COVID-19. Specifically, WPE wishes to let the public know that: • White Pony Express remains OPEN for business. It continues to rescue nutritious fresh food from supermarkets and restaurants and deliver it ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Chamber of Commerce has issued the following statement on Governor Newsom’s essential business directives: “We appreciate the hard work and dedication of Governor Newsom and his staff for providing directives that will clarify and give certainty on essential business operations so employers and employees can continue to operate and be productive,” said Allan ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Click hereto read SBA Amends Disaster Declaration Disaster Assistance Now Available to all California Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)For Spanish SBA Modifica la Declaración de Desastre Asistencia de Desastres en California para los Pequeños Negocios Impactados Económicamente por Coronavirus (COVID-19)  
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    Clayton, CA—Save Mount Diablo (SMD) has successfully entered into a purchase agreement to buy and protect the beautiful and strategic 28.73-acre Smith Canyon for $650,000, east of Clayton. It could be a recreational gateway to Curry Canyon from Morgan Territory Road if the purchase is completed. The nonprofit land conservation organization is working quickly to raise funds because the purchase ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 16, 2020  Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District Ceases All Non-Essential Services In Response To Contra County Health Service Shelter In Place Mandate  Pleasant Hill, CA - Effective immediately, all Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District (Rec & Park) offices, buildings and non-essential services will close until at least April 7, 2020 in response to the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    Disaster Field Operations Center West  Fecha: 16 de marzo de 2020                         Contacto: Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500,                                                                                             Richard.Jenkins@sba.govNúmero: CA 16332-01                                 Síguenos enTwitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram   SBA Ofrece Asistencia de Desastres a los ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Date: March 15, 2020 Contact: Steve Spraitzar 925-357-1428 steve@whiteponyexpress.org   White Pony Express Continues Delivering Food to Families Who Use its School Food Pantries Despite School Closures   Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, almost all Contra Costa County schools are now closed for the protection of students. Despite this, White Pony Express (WPE), the food rescue nonprofit ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    In recognition of the public health emergency declared in Contra Costa County, this addendum to the RFQ is issued to allow both in-person and email submissions of responses to Request for Qualifications # 1909-364, Writing and Response Development Services for Justice System- Related Grants (the “RFQ”). A response to the RFQ may be submitted to the County as follows: either (a) by personal ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District Suspends All Programs Until Further Notice To Help Reduce COVID-19 Community Transmission Pleasant Hill, CA - Effective immediately, all Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District (Rec & Park) programs, activities and events will be canceled until further notice. Although there are limited confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Contra Costa County at this time, ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Please click HERE to see the full update from the Contra Costa Health Services.  ORDER OF THE HEALTH OFFICER OF THE COUNTY OF CONTRA COSTA DIRECTING ALL INDIVIDUALS LIVING IN THE COUNTY TO SHELTER AT THEIR PLACE OF RESIDENCE EXCEPT THAT THEY MAY LEAVE TO PROVIDE OR RECEIVE CERTAIN ESSENTIAL SERVICES OR ENGAGE IN CERTAIN ESSENTIAL ACTIVITIES AND WORK FOR ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES AND GOVERNMENTAL ...read more
    Categories: City Ordinance News, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Disaster Field Operations Center West   Release Date: March 16, 2020             Contact: Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500,                                                                                     Richard.Jenkins@sba.govRelease Number: CA 16332 -01           Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram   SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to California Small ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 12, 2020
    Vacaville, CA — Out of an abundance of caution, Travis Credit Union is canceling all in-person events (financial education seminars, shredding, etc.) through mid-April as a preventativemeasure to help limit exposure to the coronavirus (COVID-19).  “While the immediate health risk from coronavirus in our region is considered to be "low," thewell-being and our first priority remains keeping Travis ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020
    Click Here to read about the Community Conservation Collaboration with Save Mount Diablo, Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School, and Bedell Frazier Investment Counselling, LLC
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
    Tuesday, March 03, 2020
    Read this article from Contra Costa Health Services to learn about what is happening with COVID-19, and what you and your family can do to stay safe.Click here.
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 03, 2020
    You’re Invited to Apply to Serve on the Community Advisory Board to Advise the Contra Costa County Community Corrections Partnership! Today, you have an opportunity to help guide an important reentry process now under way in counties across the state of California.California Assembly Bill 109 (“AB 109”), also known as the Public Safety Realignment Act, is a new law designed to reduce the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 20, 2020
    BBB Now Accepting Entries for Third Annual Torch Awards for EthicsBetter Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California is accepting submissions through April 6, 2020ABOUT: BBB invites for-profit businesses to apply for the regional 2020 Torch Awards for Ethics competition. The Torch Awards for Ethics competition was created to honor companies that are ...read more
    Categories: Press Release