Construction Update- August 17, 2017

Downtown Final Paving Operations

Main Street will be closed on Wednesday night- August 23rd, Thursday night- August 24th, and Friday night- August 25th from 8 PM to 5 AM between Norcross Lane to 5th Street in order for the contractor to pave the street in this section of downtown.

This work is being performed at night to minimize traffic  impacts to the public. Pedestrian access will be provided to all properties along the project route during this work.

Main Street in the Eastbound direction will be closed from 3631 Main Street to 5th Street on Sunday morning- August 27th from 6 AM to 1 PM for placement of Slurry Seal. Main Street Westbound traffic will flow normal and is not impacted by the Slurry Seal operations.

Main Street will be closed on Monday night- August 28th, Tuesday night- August 29th, Wednesday night-  August 30th, and Thursday night-  August 31st from 9 PM to 5 AM between Norcross Lane to 5th Street for the contractor to raise all the utilities manholes and valves to grade.

Detours will be set up during these night operations to facilitate traffic flows. Notification flyers have been distributed to all properties along this section of downtown to inform them of the paving related operations.

City of Oakley Seeks Applicants to Fill Seat on the Contra Costa County Advisory Council on Aging

The City of Oakley is accepting applications to fill a seat on the Contra Costa County Advisory Council for the next two-year term, October 12, 2017 through October 11, 2019. The application deadline is Friday, September 8, 2017 at 5 p.m. Applications will be considered by the Oakley City Council on September 26, 2017 at its regularly scheduled meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall located at 3231 Main Street, Oakley, California. Applicants are encouraged to attend to be interviewed.

The Advisory Council on Aging is appointed by the Board of Supervisors to advise them on all matters associated with the planning, development and administration of programs relating to older adults in accordance with the Older Americans Act. The Advisory Council on Aging meets the third Wednesday of each month, 9:30a.m.-11:30a.m. in Pleasant Hill, California. Additional information may be obtained by visiting the County’s website at or by phone at (925) 602-4172.

Applicants should be aware that upon appointment, an additional application and disclosure documents are required to be completed for the County. For details, please contact Staff Representative Jaime Ray at (925) 602-4172.

Applications are available at the Oakley City Clerk’s Office located at 3231 Main Street, Oakley, California or on the City’s website by clicking here. For questions regarding applications, please contact Libby Vreonis at  or (925) 625-7013.

Oakley Leadership Academy to Offer a Behind the Scenes Look at City Government

The City of Oakley is inviting residents to participate in the 2017 Leadership Academy. The Academy is a free, interactive civic education program designed to provide those who live and work in Oakley with a breadth of background and knowledge of the intricacies of City operations and processes. The purpose of the Academy is to provide an interesting perspective into the working of Oakley, to develop civic leadership, and to build a stronger community through well-informed and engaged residents.

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For the Leadership Academy Program Flyer click here.

For the 2017 Leadership Academy Program Schedule click here.

To register for the 2017 Leadership Academy  click here.

Construction Update- August 8, 2017

Main Street will be closed to traffic Thursday night, August 10th from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. from Norcross Lane to 5th Street for paving preparation operations. In conjunction with this work, Diablo Water District will also be testing the water lines in this section of Main Street. Notifications will be delivered to all properties along the project route prior to the night work.

Construction Update- August 3, 2017

Tomorrow, the contractor will be working from 4:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. along Main Street between Norcross Ln to 2nd St. They will be conducting will preparatory within the medians for the upcoming landscaping work that will follow in the coming weeks.

Eastbound Main Street between Norcross Ln to 2nd St will be closed to thru traffic to accommodate this work. We will detour Eastbound traffic via Norcross Ln and Acme and back on Main Street. Westbound traffic on Main Street will flow in the regular pattern.