Posts Tagged "Pleasant Hill"

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511 Contra Costa is rolling out a new youth biking program in Pleasant Hill. The Summer Youth Bike Challenge provides fun, healthy, no cost summer recreation that challenges participants to explore their hometown via bicycle. Challenge destinations include public parks and athletic fields, the library, Farmers Market, and Downtown Pleasant Hill.  The Summer Youth Bike […]

As we get older, physical changes occur which can impact our safety behind the wheel. The good news is there are steps we can take to remain safer drivers even as we age. Thanks to the Pleasant Hill Commission on Aging, here are some helpful suggestions for senior drivers. If you’re not a senior driver […]

Older drivers are often the safest drivers, since they are more likely to wear their seatbelts and less likely to speed or drink and drive. However, older drivers are more likely to be killed or seriously hurt when a crash does occur due to their greater susceptibility to injury. CarFit is an educational program offering older adults […]

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 […]

Traffic Alert for Buskirk Avenue beginning June 26, 2014 1)      The new roadway section on the east side of Buskirk Avenue between Crossroads and Clarie Drive will now be open to one lane for northbound traffic. 2)      The new Hookston Road section (old Elmira Drive) between Hookston Road and Clarie Drive will now be open […]

As part of the Buskirk Avenue Widening Phase 2 Improvement Project in Pleasant Hill, California, Elmira Lane will be closed to public traffic for three months starting on Monday January 27, 2014.  This road closure duration may change depending on weather, field conditions and work conflicts. Buskirk Avenue traffic will be routed through single lane […]

Buskirk Avenue will be partially closed and flagged to one-way traffic typically from 7:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. from Monday, September 23 to Friday, September 27, 2013. Some work may occur outside these listed times depending on weather, field conditions and work conflicts. Motorists should expect delays during these construction periods. Please use alternate routes […]

Our Pleasant Hill 511 Contra Costa office is looking for a part-time Accounting Technician I. The part-time Accounting Technician I performs a variety of moderately complex accounting activities related to the processing of invoices, expenditure tracking, entering transactions in the City’s accounting system, compiling monthly reimbursement invoices and packets, payroll reconciliation, and maintaining related records. Full […]

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Leadership students from Sequoia Middle School marched in the City of Pleasant Hill July 4th parade with a message to the community: “Practice your Street Smarts!”  Sequoia students handed out bike safety lights and Rules of the Road brochures to 1,000 Pleasant Hill residents as they paraded down Contra Costa Boulevard. Sequoia Middle School Students […]

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For more Buskirk Ave project pics, check us out on Pinterest As the Buskirk Avenue Widening Project moves forward, be sure to check out our Buskirk Avenue Pinterest board with the updated proposed design elements and pictures of the exciting streetscape project. Or, if you happen to snap your own pictures of the progress on Buskirk Avenue, […]