Posts Tagged "el cerrito"

Earth Day is Sunday, April 22! We’ve pulled together a list of Earth Day celebrations in Contra Costa, happening Wednesday, April 18 through Friday, April 27. If you see a  next to an event listing, it means 511 Contra Costa staff will have a table at the event. Say hello, pick up some 511CC swag […]

County Connection, AC Transit, SolTrans & Wheels (LAVTA) have all announced upcoming service changes. Here’s what you need to know: Agency: County Connection Changes Take Effect: August 16 Full Details: http://www.countyconnection.com Digest: Route 1M – New Service: Service to the Marchbanks neighborhood is being restored between WC BART, John Muir Medical Center and Marchbanks Route […]

Earth Day is April 22. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day is a worldwide event which helps people learn about and take action to protect their environment. Looking for an Earth Day event, festival or cleanup day in Contra Costa County? Here are some events happening in our area: Saturday, April 18 John Muir Birthday–Earth Day Celebration, […]

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is offering opportunities for Bay Area high school students to get hands-on experience in the transportation field through paid summer internships. They are currently accepting applications for positions in 9 Bay Area counties, including Contra Costa. This year 511 Contra Costa is proud to offer two internship opportunities as part […]

Thanks to a nearly $1 million grant from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), carsharing is about to become a reality in both Richmond and El Cerrito. The MTC has awarded a $973,864 grant to fund a program called CarShare4All, a collaboration between City CarShare, the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and the Bay Area Climate Collaborative […]

Celebrate the completion of the San Pablo Avenue Streetscape Project on Sat. May 14th by attending El Cerrito’s Spring Fling! Welcome Ceremony — 10:00am to 11:00am In front of Rialto Cinemas Cerrito, 10070 San Pablo Avenue Welcome by the Mayor Brief overview of the project Dedication of the theater “stars” by the Friends of the […]

Local News Weekend track closures between Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill BART stations; free bus services to be provided March 26-28 and May 28-30 El Cerrito encourages community participation in identifying area traffic concerns – meetings on March 25 & 31st 511CC gets kudos for use of social media to deliver information and foster environmental […]

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This is really cool!  The El Cerrito BART location is now the second book lending machine in Conta Costa County.  It debuts today, and all day today Contra Costa County library employees will be on hand to sign up residents for Contra Costa County library cards.  For those of you who already have a Contra […]