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League of Women Voters & BART Present “Building a Better BART” Townhall, Nov. 13

The League of Women Voters of West Contra Costa County in partnership with BART present “Building a Better BART”—A Presentation Thursday, Nov. 13 at the Richmond City Council Chambers, 440 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, 5:30 [...]
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OP-ED: Dan Siegel Is the Candidate Who Will Address the Issues

By Walter Riley and Anne Weills   Many of the mayoral candidates are contributing to widespread apathy about the upcoming election by refusing to say anything important about the issues facing Oakland.
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Mister Phillips for West Contra Costa USD School Board

Mister Phillips’ father, retired Richmond police Lieutenant Tommie Phillips, inspired him to public service at a young age.Phillips, now aged 36, is running for the governing board of the West Contra Costa Unified School District.Phillips’ [...]
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OP-ED: Why a Public Safety Oversight Commission Saves Dollars and Makes Sense

The existing Citizens Police Review Board and Community Policing Advisory Board are under the authority of the City Administrator.This past June the Coalition for Police Accountability, of which I am a member, proposed a ballot [...]