Posts Tagged "Orinda"

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 […]

Know your Contra Costa Mayors? No worries, we included their photos and how they are participating in Bike to Work Day – maybe you’ll spot a few tomorrow 😉 Mayor Daniel Helix of Concord will be at the Downtown Concord BART energizer station greeting bike commuters. Mayor Gayle McLaughlin of Richmond will be at San […]

Yesterday, The White House blogged about the Caldecott Tunnel Fourth Bore, calling the project a “stimulus success story” for having created hundreds of jobs. The Caldecott Tunnel Fourth Bore is the nation’s second largest highway project supported by the Recovery Act, which itself has created more than 2 million jobs. Caldcott Tunnel Project Manager Bill […]

West Portal Sound Wall from inside staging area Last Thursday, Senator Barbara Boxer visited the Caldecott tunnel, a $420 million project that has nearly half its funds ($197.5 million) coming from the Recovery Act. Boxer stated the Caldecott tunnel project would create between 4,000 and 4,500 new jobs by the time it is finished in 2014, and […]

Upcoming Events & Meetings Friday May 14, 2010, by 5 PM – Last day to submit your photos and videos from Bike to Work Day 2010 to enter our drawing for $25 to Peet’s Coffee & Tea! Wednesday May 26, 2010 – AC Transit public hearing on proposed service reductions plan Local News (Contra Costa […]

Bay Area Air Quality Transportation Fund for Clean Air Logo

SAVE THE DATE! You and your employees are invited to attend this upcoming Transportation Commuter Fair. Lamorinda Transportation Commuter Fair Wed. April 28, 11:30am-1:30pm Lafayette Library & Learning Center Community Hall 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd & First Street The Transportation Commuter Fair will benefit all employers and employees who travel to, through or from Contra […]

Caldecott Tunnel Expansion

This Thursday, Dec. 10 at 7 PM, Caltrans will host a community meeting on the upcoming construction of the 4th bore of  the Caldecott Tunnel. Caltrans officials will be on hand to answer questions from the community regarding construction, schedule, time line and community impact. The meeting will be held at Orinda Community Center, 28 […]