Chevron to close Concord facility by 2016

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Chevron recently announced internally to its Bay Area employees that it is set to close its Concord facility and relocate employees to the San Ramon in 2016. The particulars of the announcement are bulleted below. According to Chevron sources: Details for Chevron Concord facility closure Chevron consistently evaluates and optimizes the company’s office space portfolio to meet […]

Chevron: Why the 2014 Election mattered

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For more than 112 years, the Richmond Refinery has been proud to serve as a vital part of Richmond –creating jobs for residents, supporting small businesses that drive the local economy, paying taxes that fund essential public services and supporting programs that train workers and prepare students for the future. The policies enacted at the […]

Cheapest gasoline in Concord

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Cheap gas has always been a great feature of Concord, California. But where inside Concord is the cheapest gasoline? It was not too long ago, in October of 2012 to be exact, that gasoline was selling for $5.00 a gallon or more. Now, the cheapest gasoline is hovering around $3.00 a gallon. A survey of […]

Time for a new generation of leadership in California

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New ideas, innovation, and novel approaches to life have always been the hallmarks of California, especially the San Francisco Bay Area. Times are changing, and a change in leadership in California may be coming soon…as it always does. In the 1950s, there were the beatniks. Following them were the hippies and political protesters of the […]