Chevron to Accept Applications for Refinery Maintenance Trainees

Published by Chevron Richmond, May 5, 2014. Beginning Friday, May 9, 2014, Chevron will be accepting applications for Refinery Maintenance Trainee positions at the Richmond Refinery. We want to make you aware of this information before it is formally advertised. The information below provides what’s needed to apply for these...

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How Local Businesses Feel About the Proposed Minimum Wage Increase

The Richmond Chamber asked for opinions from businesses in Richmond regarding the proposed minimum wage increase. This proposed minimum wage increase will come before the Richmond City Council at their next meeting this Tuesday, May 6th, at 6:30pm. Local businesses in the community are encouraged to attend the  meeting to...

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Reminder: Mail in Measure C Ballots for Doctors Medical Center

Originally posted by For Richmond, April 29, 2014. The Richmond Chamber of Commerce urges registered West County voters to cast their vote-by-mail ballot, which includes Measure C, the parcel tax to save Doctors Medical Center. Officials recommend mailing ballots no later than Friday, May 2 to ensure that they arrive...

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East Bay Leadership Council and Region Chambers of Commerce to Honor 14 Small Business Owners at 14th Annual Luncheon

Dennis Erokan of Placemaking Group to deliver keynote at May 9 event in Concord CONCORD, CA., April 25, 2014—Fourteen outstanding small-business owners, selected by Contra Costa County and Tri-Valley Chambers of Commerce, will be honored at the East Bay Leadership Council’s 14th Annual Small Business Awards Luncheon on Friday, May...

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Chevron U.S.A. Inc. Donates Easement to Extend Bay Trail Access at Point Molate

Published by Chevron Richmond, April 16, 2014. Public access on the San Francisco Bay Trail at Point Molate Beach Park will now be extended thanks to a recreational trail easement donated by Chevron U.S.A. The approximate one-mile easement will provide unprecedented multi-use public trail access along the historic shoreline extending...

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Happy Earth Day

A monthly update from the Richmond Chamber Government Relations Committee. Written by Michelle Blackwell, Chair. In April, the Government Relations Committee meeting focused on water conservation and a discussion about the minimum wage proposals at the council. The current water year is one of the driest on record and EBMUD...

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