Fresh Air and Sewers

A monthly update by Michelle Blackwell, Chair, Richmond Chamber Government Relations Committee. At the October 15th Government Relations Committee meeting, Chad Davisson from the City’s Wastewater Department and Sonam Sha-Paul from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) gave us an update on their programs, plans and projects. Richmond’s...

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Zoe’s Cookies Needs Your Help – 250 Votes to Qualify for $250K

A message from Zoe Smith, Zoe’s Cookies and Other Delights. Dear Friends, Relatives, Loyal Customers, and Business Associates: Zoe’s Cookies has applied for a grant from www.MissionMainStreetGrants.com sponsored by Chase and Google. Twelve small businesses will be the recipients of $250,000 each to use for business growth. There are some...

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Growing Up In the Bay Area: November 2-3

Posted by Chris Treadway, October 20, 2013. November 2 – 3 Playland: The Golden Years Book Launch & Signing Event On Saturday meet James R. Smith, the author of “Playland at the Beach: The Early Years.” Jim’s latest book, a sequent titled “Playland at the Beach: The Golden Years,” covering...

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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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