Rich City Biz Blog – March 13, 2017

March is Women’s History Month! In honor of Women’s History Month, the Chamber is contacting women-owned businesses to feature on our blog. Please contact nadine@rcoc.com for details. Highlights from the Richmond City Council Meeting - March 7, 2017 Following contentious debate regarding the Mayor's rent board appointments and the declaration...

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Community Walk Explores Nature in Richmond

An invitation from Supervisor John Gioia, District One, Contra Costa County I hope you’ll join me for this fun community nature walk, which goes from different points in central Richmond to the Miller Knox Regional Shoreline. Lunch, Zumba, games, raffles and water bottles are all included in this free annual...

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RPD Update Newsletter by Chief Chris Magnus

CRIME UPDATE We are pleased with the crime reductions in Richmond during 2013, as well as during the first months of 2014. As of March 1, violent crime was down 21% compared to the same period last year, and property crime was down 28%. Notably, Residential Burglaries are down 50%...

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Support the 2nd Annual Foster Care Conference

Dear Community Supporter, On March 8, 2014, the Richmond Police Department Youth Services Division and Contra Costa County Employment and Human Services will be co-sponsoring the second annual Foster Care Youth Forum for foster care youth, ages 14-24, at LaVonya DeJean Middle School, located at 3400 Macdonald Avenue in Richmond....

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RPD Holiday Crime Prevention Tips

The Holidays can be a wonderful time for family, friends, gifts and food and can be very profitable for your business! However, it is also a time when there is a spike in robberies and property crime. The Richmond Police Department would like to provide a few holiday safety tips...

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September Events

There are some very exciting events coming up in September. Be sure to mark your calendars for the 7th Annual First Responders Fiesta and the West County Breakfast for Business – 2013-18 WCCUSD Strategic Plan, with Dr. Bruce Harter. Learn more and RSVP for these events here. ————————————————– Click the...

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Don’t Miss These Upcoming Chamber Events

August and September will provide some great opportunities for our members to network and get involved in the business community. Attend this month’s West County Breakfast for Business where we will be engaged in discussion with local Richmond business owners on what it’s like to own a business in Richmond...

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