Oakley School Board Interim Trustees Vote to Fill Vacant Seats; Reject Special ElectionThere is now a plan in place to fill the vacant seats on the Oakley Union Elementary School District board, with interim trustees unanimously voting Thursday night to appoint community members to the vacant seats.
Oakley School Board Resignations Likely to Slow Classroom Reopening PlanLess than a week has passed since the entire Oakley school board resigned after being caught on a hot mic bashing parents, and now the district is working to figure out how to fill their empty seats.
Oakley School Board Resignations Spotlight Rift Between Educators, Parents Over Reopening PolicyWhat happened in Oakley this week is now part of a statewide fight over reopening schools.
Oakley School Board Resigns After President Steps Down Over 'Hot Mic' RemarksOne day after the president of the Oakley school board resigned over disparaging comments about parents that she and other board members made on a video conference call the rest of the board trustees followed her lead.
East Bay School Trustees Caught on Video Disparaging Parents During Online MeetingSchool trustees in Oakley found out that a "hot mic" can get public officials in hot water during open video meetings.
Pacifica Police Arrest Man For Child Endangerment, Leaving Loaded Gun In VehicleA man was arrested by Pacifica Police on multiple weapons and child endangerment charges following a traffic stop early Sunday morning.
Construction Worker Hurt In 2-Story Plunge From Scaffolding At Oakley School CampusA man suffered serious injuries Wednesday morning in a fall from a two-story scaffold at the Freedom High School campus in Oakley, police and East Contra Costa Fire Protection District officers said.
East Contra Costa Election Results: Incumbents Fall In Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley, PittsburgShifting attitudes on local police reform, development, homelessness and other issues combined to end the public service of a number of officials in Antioch, Pittsburg, Brentwood and Oakley in the wake of the November election.
East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Mulls Major MergerDuring the Great Recession, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District began closing fire stations. Now the district’s board is considering voting themselves out of existence to change improve service.
East Bay Firefighters Call on Oakley to Pause New Development, Pay More for ServiceThe East Contra Costa fire district sent a letter to the Oakley city council telling them to stop approving new residential and commercial projects until they pay up and increase impact fees charged on developers.
Oakley Toddler Survives Uninjured After Fall From 3-Story Apartment BuildingA toddler was no worse for wear a day after falling from a third-story apartment window in Oakley.
Amazon to Open 150,000 Square Foot Fulfillment Center in OakleyAmazon will become the first tenant in the massive Contra Costa Logistics Center in Oakley, city officials announced Thursday afternoon.
Grass Fire Prompts Temporary Evacuations In Oakley NeighborhoodA grass fire burning in eastern Contra Costa County has prompted evacuations in the city of Oakley Tuesday afternoon.
Oakley Chamber of Commerce Falls Victim to Pandemic Funding FalloffIn the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic, Oakley business owners will be missing an important partner after the city's chamber of commerce shut down on May 1.
Woman Shot Near Oakley; Suspect Arrested After Sheriff's K-9 Finds HimA suspect was arrested with the help of a sheriff's K-9 unit after a woman was shot near Oakley and airlifted to a hospital, authorities said.