Press Releases

Free Home Composting Workshop

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

The City of Oakley is hosting free backyard composting workshops and selling Oakley residents high-quality compost bins. Attend a free workshop and you can go home with a new high-quality SoilSaver compost bin for only $49!

For more information on the Composting Workshop or if you have any questions please contact Joshua McMurray, Senior Planner with the City of Oakley Planning Department, at (925) 625-7004 or at

News & Events

City of Oakley & Diablo Water District Host Free Water Conservation Workshop


The great California drought is here. In response to our serious water shortage, the City of Oakley in partnership with Diablo Water District, are asking residents to conserve water.

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Oakley Continues Tradition of Remembrance


The City of Oakley will hold its fourth Annual Memorial Day Observance Ceremony on Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at the Civic Center Park 3231 Main Street beginning at 10:30am. 

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City’s Water Conservation Efforts are On -going


Recognizing years ago that water is a limited resource and a major utility expense for irrigating parks and landscape, the City of Oakley began efforts to install wells, when possible and practical, at their parks when they are developed.

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Accepting Applications for the Contra Costa County Library Commission


The City of Oakley is accepting applications now to appoint an advisory member to the Contra Costa County Library Commission (CCCLC) for a two-year term beginning July 1, 2015.

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