East Bay Municipal Utility District postpones water rate increase after December rainfall

We are pleased to share Richmond Standard’s exciting article A plan to increase water rates by 14-percent for East Bay Municipal Utility District customers has been postponed due to the rainy December, according to the Contra Costa Times. Last month, the utility’s Board of Directors voted in favor of the...

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Join us TOMORROW at the 2015 SUPER MIXER

JOIN US On January 8th, from 4pm to 7pm at the Craneway Pavilion, all the Chambers of the West County area will be gathering for their annual SUPER MIXER! Participating chambers include: Richmond, Pinole, Hercules, San Pablo, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Rodeo/Crockett and the Hispanic Chamber. Consider attending or having...

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Take BART to the MLK Day Celebration

  BART is providing 5,000 flash passes to organizations, churches and community groups to provide free rides to those who would like to attend the many events held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Yerba Buena Gardens on Monday, January 19.  – See more at: http://www.bart.gov/mlk  ...

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City of Richmond – Minimum Wage Ordinance

Are you an employer looking for more information on Richmond’s Minimum Wage Ordinance? Are you an employee interested in finding out more information about Richmond’s NEW minimum wage ordinance?   MWO – Employee Know Your Rights MWO – Employer Know Your Rights MWO – Official Notice   Click HERE to...

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Chevron Richmond Invites Local Seniors to Apply for the Black History Awareness Scholarship

We are pleased to share Chevron Richmond’s newest scholarship College-bound high school seniors in Richmond and West County are encouraged to apply for the Black History Awareness College Scholarship, sponsored by Chevron.Download the application here. This scholarship, now in its 9th year, honors Dr. William F. King, a distinguished Chevron...

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Chevron to accept applications for Operator Trainee positions at Richmond refinery starting Monday

We are pleased to share Richmond Proud’s article Starting Monday, Chevron will begin accepting applications for Operator Trainee positions at its Richmond refinery, the company announced Wednesday. Interested applicants should go here on Monday to create a profile and apply. Applications can be submitted through Nov. 17 (no later than...

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2nd Annual Health Promoters in Action: Planting Seeds for Change

Join us for the 2nd Annual Health Promoters in Action Conference! A conference for health promoters, health conductors, youth, and community leaders who are interested in improving the health of the community. The day will feature a resource fair (8:30am to 12:30pm), breakfast, workshops, networking, lunch, raffle and more. The...

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