Chevron impact on the Richmond economy


Beacon Economics, a San Francisco-based independent research firm, was hired by Chevron Richmond to conduct an economic impact study and measure the Chevron contribution to the local, regional and statewide economy. The results are in, and the Chevron impact on the Richmond economy is clear: overall it has a significant and positive impact in Richmond […]

Richmond Chevron fire regulatory report action

CHEMICAL SAFETY AND HAZARD INVESTIGATION BOARD Sunshine Act Meeting TIME AND DATE: January 15, 2014, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. PST PLACE: City Council Chambers, Civic Center Campus, 440 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804 STATUS: Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) will convene a […]

Job openings at Chevron Richmond Refinery; Applications accepted beginning August 19

Chevron (CVX:NYSE) Richmond Refinery will be accepting applications for Operator Trainee positions beginning on Monday, August 19, 2013. ONE WEEK TO APPLY Resumes will be accepted electronically via our website,, beginning Monday August 19, 2013 and must be received no later than Sunday, August 25, 2013. See below for the information needed to apply […]

Chevron updates corrective action plan for Richmond refinery

As part of an ongoing investigation of, the August 6th incident at its Richmond refinery, Chevron (NYSE:CVX), today submitted an update to its 30-Day Report to Contra Costa Health Services. The report provides an update on the status of Chevron’s ongoing internal investigation, which will be completed prior to restart of the refinery’s crude oil […]

Chevron job openings

EXPERIENCED REFINERY OPERATOR POSITIONS Chevron’s (NYSE:CVX) Richmond Refinery will be accepting applications for Experienced Refinery Operator positions beginning on Monday, June 18, 2012. Please note that the posting will be open on Monday, June 18th and will close end of day on Friday, June 22, 2012.

Shock decision: Tax Appeals Board rejects Chevron appeal; increases valuation

The Contra Costa Tax Appeals Board today released its findings in favor of higher valuations for Chevron’s Richmond Refinery after rejecting proposals from both the County Assessor’s office and Chevron! Instead, the board made its own determinations based largely on the report provided by Baker & O’Brien, the County Assessor’s consultant, after rejecting the Assessor’s […]