The Chamber is getting social.

Find our daily Think Local First deals and information as well as photos, business conversation and recent news on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Come, get social with us! . Facebook.com/RICHMONDCHAMBEROFCOMMERCE Twitter.com/RICHMONDCOC

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Welcome LBNL

GREAT NEWS FOR THE CITY OF RICHMOND! We are excited to announce that that Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (LBNL) has chosen the Richmond Field Station as their choice for expansion of the LBNL campus! Congratulations to the City Staff, the City Council and to the community of residents, business, and...

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Member Focus: Omega Pacific Electrical Supply Inc.

Established in 1990, Omega Pacific Electrical Supply, Inc. is an Electrical and Lighting Distributor based in San Francisco, California with offices in both San Francisco and Richmond. The company was founded by Ivy Reid Lewis, an African-American Woman and Native Californian, and incorporated two (2) years later. The mission was...

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Help Stop the Planning Commission’s Attack on Richmond Business

What’s happened? On January 17, the city of Richmond City Council will consider amendments to the General Plan update proposed by Planning Commission (see Resolution linked below).  The proposed amendments, provided by Oakland-based Communities for a Better Environment (CBE), were passed by Planning Commission on November 3, 2011 with no...

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IRS Offers Top Ten Tax Tips

The income tax filing season has begun and important tax documents should be arriving in your mailbox. Even though your return is not due until April, you can make tax time easier on yourself with an early start. Here are the Internal Revenue Service’s top 10 tips to ensure a...

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Announcing Richmond’s GIVE LOCAL Directory

Through its “Think Locally” campaign, initiated in 2010, the Richmond Chamber of Commerce encourages West County residents and businesses to “shop, hire, dine, give” in ways that most benefit our community. As part of this campaign, this “Give Local” directory serves as a guide for donors and volunteers who want...

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New Free Shuttle Downtown!

Information courtesy of the Richmond Convention and Visitors Bureau The Richmond Circular Shuttle began operation through its service provider – TransMetro, Inc. on July 1st. The service is funded through the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, and can be accessed within a five mile radius to multiple health facilities...

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