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Phillips 66 teams up with local firefighters and makes a video… The problem is that the Rodeo firehouse was closed due to lack of funds. It took the work of local residents to convince the county that it was needed … Continue reading
The Contra Costa County Zoning Administrator will hold a compliance meeting Monday on the land use permit of the Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo. The meeting begins at 3:30 p.m., 30 Muir Road, Martinez. According to the Memorandum of Understanding … Continue reading
The following exchange has occurred between the refinery and the Community Working Group following the request for visual audit and two follow-up emails asking for response: On Monday, August 13, 2012, Landeck, Don R (P66) wrote: Regarding the visual audit, if … Continue reading
Yesterday evening starting at about 6:30 PM there was a fire at the Chevron refinery in Richmond. A shelter in place (CWS Level 3) was called for many parts of the east bay, including Rodeo. Update- 8/7 While various media … Continue reading
This is a PDF of tonight’s look at the contractor’s website that is supposed to report the data in real time from the fenceline instruments. According to the refinery and the newly drafted operations specifications for the fenceline system, the … Continue reading
I just got a phone call from a company in Virginia that came up as “Triangle” on my phone. It was clear from the questions that it was another push poll sponsored by ConocoPhillips and was very similar to the … Continue reading
Schools Update (reprinted from the March 2011 Crockett Signal) by Dr. Mike McLaughlin Superintendent, John Swett Schools We Don’t Have 17 Million Dollars !!! As the John Swett Unified School District goes out for another parcel tax, it is shocking … Continue reading
In order to try to comply with the MOU from 1995 (which was supposed to be re-written and agreed to before the startup of the CFEP), ConocoPhillips has re-installed giant retro-reflector towers and devices known as TDLS or Tuned Diode … Continue reading
Everybody in Crockett liked education a lot
But the Grinch who lived just west of Crockett –did not.
The Grinch hated schools-the whole education season.
Oh please don’t ask why, no one knows the reason. Continue reading
In an apparent effort to sway voter’s opinions using outright lies, our local “Good Neighbor” has funded a poll touted as “scientific” to “find out what voters are thinking” about Measure J. The following is a transcript of one of … Continue reading