Richmond’s “Soda Tax” That Isn’t

Kris Hunt, Executive Director, Contra Costa Taxpayers Association | September 1, 2012 As we enter the season of relentless political ads, the measure dubbed the “Richmond Soda Tax” serves as a good example of what happens when the media meets proponents of a measure and their consultants. Reality often has...

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Welcome New Members: August

The Richmond Chamber welcomes these new members who joined this last month. Browse through the Online Member Directory to find other businesses and services in the Richmond and surrounding areas.

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Chevron Refinery Fire Special Air Quality Board Meeting

Attend the Chevron Refinery Fire Special Air Quality Board Meeting on Monday, September 10, from 9:45 a.m – 11 a.m. The Bay Area Air Quality Management District Board of Directors (BAAQMD) will hold a special board meeting regarding the Chevron Refinery Fire that occurred on August 6, 2012. BAAQMD oversees...

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Richmond Bay Campus Forum on Research and Science

Attend the Richmond Bay Campus Forum on Research and Science on Thursday, September 6, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium. This is a free event. Join the discussion with LBNL and UCB researchers about the proposed scientific research for the campus. RSVP at www.richmondlbnl.eventbrite.com or get...

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The Rescue Mission is facing a critical need

Please read through this special letter below from Rev. John M. Anderson, Executive Director at the Bay Area Rescue Mission. As they are facing this very tough time, we encourage our members to forward this message on to your colleagues and friends and help where you can to support this...

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