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Programs & Services

The Public Works Agency offers many programs and services to the public including: Traffic/Safety, Building/Permitting, Flood Control, and Community Services.

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Online Requests

Do you have a pothole problem? Need to report illegal dumping or abandoned shopping cart removal? Street Lights not working in your neighborhood? You can request many services like these online.

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Report issues such as potholes, graffiti, illegal dumping and other requests for services by simply taking a photo and submitting it directly to the Public Works Agency.

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News & Press Release

  • 03/04/2016  PG&E Community Pipeline Safety Project  PGE is working with Alameda County and local residents to review areas around the natural gas transmission pipeline to check for items that could delay first responders from quickly accessing the pipeline in an emergency. Visit

Road Closures

  • 07/19/2016  Delays on Marsh Creek Road(41KB) The Contra Costa County Public Works Agency will perform road work on Marsh Creek Road beginning Monday, July 25, 2015, from the Brentwood city limits at the Marsh Creed Reservoir to the Clayton city limits at Pine Lane. Work will be done between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. Motorists may encounter delays.
  • 06/29/2016  Calavares Road Weekend Closures Begin July 5, 2016  Beginning Tuesday, July 5, 2016, Calavares Road will between Geary Road, just south of the entrance to Sunol Regional Wilderness, to Oakridge Road, near the County line. The closure is weekends only. Detour signs will be in place. For additional information please visit
  • 05/01/2016  Posey Tube Closure  Effective Sunday May 1 through August 2016, the Posey Tube will be closed to vehicular traffic Sundays through Thursdays between the hours of 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM. The pedestrian walkway will also be closed seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Baystar Shuttle Service will be available for pedestrians attempting to access

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