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    Thursday, November 19, 2020
    State Issues Limited Stay at Home Order to Slow Spread of COVID-19 Published: Nov 19, 2020 Non-essential businesses and personal gatherings are prohibited between 10 PM and 5 AM beginning Saturday, November 21 at 10 PM SACRAMENTO – In light of an unprecedented, rapid rise in COVID-19 cases across California, Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 13, 2020Contact:    Sandra Scherer, Executive Director, Monument Crisis Center, sscherer@monumentcrisiscenter.org  Monument Crisis Center Goes Virtual for the HolidaysCONCORD, CA – Monument Crisis Center will be hosting its first ever virtual event, Heartfelt for the Holidays, on Saturday, December 5, 2020.  This virtual celebration of the Community is due to the ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, November 17, 2020
    NEWS RELEASE November 17, 2020   Contact: Susan Shiu, PIO, 925-313-1183Susan.Shiu@contracostatv.org  Board of Supervisors Approves Ordinance to Extend Eviction Protection to Commercial Tenants(Martinez, CA) – At a Board meeting on November 17, 2020, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed urgency ordinance 2020-29 to continue the temporary prohibition on evictions of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Monday, November 16, 2020
    For Release: November 16, 2020 Contacts: CCHS Media Line, 925-608-5463 State Response to COVID-19 Spike Returns Contra Costa to Purple Tier  With new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surging across California, the state today restored safety measures in Contra Costa and many other counties that are needed to protect the public and save lives during the pandemic.  The return to the purple tier ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, November 13, 2020
    For Release: November 13, 2020Contacts: CCHS Media Line, 925-608-5463   Contra Costa and Other Bay Area Counties Move to Contain Spread of COVID-19  On Thursday, California reached the unfortunate milestone of 1 million COVID cases statewide. With transmission and hospitalizations on the rise, health officers representing counties across the Bay Area are tightening local rules for high-risk ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 10, 2020
    Media Release As COVID-19 Spreads in the Bay Area, Red-Tier Safety Requirements Return in Contra Costa   In response to evidence that COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in Contra Costa, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today moved the county back into the red tier of its Blueprint for a Safer Economy, restoring more safety requirements to slow the virus and save lives. The average ...read more
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    Monday, November 09, 2020
      For Release: November 9, 2020 Contacts: CCHS Media Line, 925-608-5463   Bay Area Health Officials Issue Tips for Safer Holidays and Travel Fact Sheet offers guidelines on protecting yourself and others from COVID-19   Health Officers from the Counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz, and the city of Berkeley today issued joint guidelines for ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, November 05, 2020
    For Release: November 4, 2020Contacts: CCHS Media Line, 925-608-5463Contra Costa Responds Quickly to Climbing COVID-19 Cases With data from the past week showing a marked increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Contra Costa County, health officials are taking steps to protect the community with modest changes to local health orders.  Contra Costa entered the orange tier of California’s ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 04, 2020
    News AlertFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENOVEMBER 3, 2020  http://bit.ly/ccaFall20  MEDIA CONTACT: Ted Clement, Executive DirectorT: (925) 947-3535C: (925) 947-0642tclement@savemountdiablo.org   Students Trailblaze New Pathways into NatureSave Mount Diablo and Campolindo High School pivot to an innovative Conservation Collaboration Agreement to stay safe during the pandemic  CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, ...read more
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    Thursday, October 29, 2020
    For Release: October 29, 2020Contacts: CCHS Media Line, 925-608-5463    Safe Social Gatherings Recommended to Maintain Orange Tier StatusSmall gatherings or outdoor and virtual gatherings can help prevent a surge     On Tuesday, the State of California announced that Contra Costa County could move into the Orange tier of the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy. Health officials ...read more
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