Traffic Relief and Garbage Were the Topics Du Jour At the May Government Relations Meeting

Article by Michelle Blackwell, Chair, Richmond Chamber Government Relations Committee. Zakhary Mallett, Bart Board Director, District 7, dropped into the Government Relations Committee meeting in May to give the Richmond Chamber an overview of his plans to reduce the traffic load on I-80.  Mallet is proposing a new study to...

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Meet Chevron’s Employees

Distributed by Chevron Richmond, May, 23, 2013. Chevron in Richmond employs more than 2,900 people, including 900 contractors, many of whom live and work right here in Richmond. They are your neighbors, family and friends, and they are an important part of our business. We are proud to share their...

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Gardeners’ Guild Receives Two Prestigious Business Awards

Press Release, Gardener’s Guild, May 23, 2013. Gardeners’ Guild, a full service landscape contractor, headquartered in Richmond, California, has received the “Small Business of the Year” award by both the SBA (Small Business Administration) and the Contra Costa Business Council. The Small Business Administration award was presented during a luncheon...

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West of Hills Northern Pipelines Project – EBMUD Draft Environmental Impact Report Now Available

Information by Michelle Blackwell, East Bay Municipal Utility District, May 14, 2013. The West of Hills Northern Pipelines Project involves construction of a total of about 8.5 miles of new water transmission pipelines (48-inches and 36-inches) some of which is in or near your street. The project includes four major...

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