Waiting for a Heart Attack

A monthly update by Michelle Blackwell, Chair, Richmond Chamber Government Relations Committee. Eric Zell, the Chairman of the Board for the West Contra Costa County Health Care District, was the guest speaker at the Chamber’s February Government Relations Committee meeting. We invited him to talk about the proposed parcel tax...

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West of Hills Northern Pipeline Final EIR Notice of Availability

Notice of Availability and Public Hearing Final Environmental Impact Report West of Hills Northern Pipelines Project The Board of Directors of the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is scheduled to consider certification of the West of Hills Northern Pipelines Project Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and approval of the project,...

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AC Transit to Hold Community Meetings on Proposed Fare Changes – Public Comment Invited

AC Transit will be hosting several community meetings next week about Proposed Fare Restructuring. A series of community meetings on the proposal will be held and the public is invited to attend and comment. The proposal includes these elements: • Introducing a local Day Pass & eliminating transfers • Adjusting...

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YES! You Can Be a Writing Coach and Help Richmond High Students Succeed

WriterCoach Connection brings teams of trained volunteers into public middle school and high school English classes to provide one-on-one help to students on their classroom writing assignments. Coaches strengthen students’ writing skills and help students develop their ideas. With positive encouragement from a caring adult, students become confident and competent...

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