Updates from Public Works Department

Antioch Public Works

Grant Funded Projects The City has completed the installation of a brand new flashing crosswalk in front of Antioch Middle School. This installation is part of a larger grant project to update the school crossing signs and markings to increase safety around the school. This project is just one example of what the City is doing to keep students and drivers safe from traffic and pedestrian accidents. Water Main Break Water Distribution crews responded to a water main break in Read More …

New Car Dealership

Antioch Auto Center

Antioch will be getting a new Infinity car dealership! The owner of the Antioch Auto Center also announced that the Antioch Toyota and Nissan dealerships will be expanded. The Council approved Owner Participation Agreement was the catalyst to getting this expansion moving. The former AAA location will be the site of the new dealership and will bring an exciting new look to Auto Center Drive. Our community events calendar is filled with events, don’t forget to check it out! Please follow Read More …

Santa has a Mailbox Community Center

Antioch Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa! Boys and Girls, Santa has left a very special mailbox right here in Antioch! Write your letters to Santa Claus and drop them into Santa’s special mailbox – it leads straight to the North Pole! Santa’s mailbox is located at the Antioch Community Center. Where: Antioch Community Center at 4703 Lone Tree Way What to include: Your letter to Santa, Childs name, Mailing Address Last day to drop off letters will be December 18th Santa will respond Read More …

Antioch Police Department Spreading the Holiday Spirit

Antioch Police Department

Photo Credit: Mike Burkholder Giving Tuesday #GivingTuesday takes place on the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, which coincides with the time of year when many donors give to worthy causes. The Tuesday after Black Friday and Cyber Monday — has become an international day of giving and an opportunity to support your community. This year for Giving Tuesday, we had members of our SWAT team, Investigations Bureau, and Dispatchers at Target (5769 Lone Tree Way, Antioch) from 1:00-3:00 pm filling up our Read More …

Antioch’s Over The Top Holiday Spirit

212 Matsqui Rd

Antioch’s Over The Top Holiday Spirit   What brings more cheers than holiday lights?  How about “over the top” holiday lights?  Thanks to LightsOfTheValley.com, a website that provides a map of homes decorated with holiday lights, we were able to visit a few homes in the City of Antioch and were delighted by the “over the top” craftsmanship of the holiday decorations! Images and video you see below are from 2017.      212 Matsqui Rd Antioch, Ca 94509 Stuart-Chilcote Read More …

The Delta King

Written By: Antioch Historical Board Member Bob Martin The entrance to our Museum contains artifacts of days gone by. Some of those on the entrance walls represent river travel. In particular, steamboats that were used for transportation throughout our bay and rivers. One such steamboat was the Delta King. The museum is fortunate to have three artifacts on display from the Delta King: the pilot wheel, which has been restored; the rudder position arrow, which told the helmsman the position Read More …

Super Skater Program

Paradise Skate Roller Rink has launched a Super Skater Program This program is a four week program teaching kids the basics of roller skating. The cost of the 4 week program is $40 Includes quad skate rental 30 minute lesson. Class starts at 11:30am; stay free for the public session from 12:00PM to 2:30PM Drop in lessons also available $15 per session Our goal is to help children and adults learn how to enjoy roller skating and have fun with Read More …

Antioch Sports Legends Honor Fall Sports

Keeping with the Antioch Sports Legends mission of honoring excellence in all sports and genders from both Antioch High and Deer Valley High Schools, we salute the Fall Sports, All-BVAL League selections. Congratulations to all the athletes, we wish you continued success! First Team All-League * Unanimous RB *Patrick Robinson, Deer Valley, WR *Gaudie Campbell, Antioch, OL Jake Hope, Antioch, First Team Defense DL Jake Hope, Antioch, LB *Vincente Ballardo, Antioch, DB *Dejuan Butler, Antioch, DB, DB Josh Scott, Deer Read More …

Improvements – A City and Community Effort

New and Improved Fish Cleaning Station Antioch’s public fishing pier received much needed rebuild of the existing fish cleaning station and the Marina received a new fish cleaning station thanks to Dylan Wright, Eagle Scout candidate and Mayor Sean Wright’s son. Dylan organized other scouts and scout leaders to contribute to the project bringing an impressive 19 volunteers representing Troops 493 and 394. Dylan’s project included: new stainless steel fish cleaning station on the berth dock automatic water shut-off valve Read More …

November is “Adopt a Senior Pet Month”

November is “Adopt A Senior Pet Month” and Antioch Animal Services kicked off the month by celebrating the Spirit of East County Seniors, a walk hosted by Councilwoman Lori Ogorchock at Somersville Towne Center. Senior dog “Pitt” made an appearance at the Mall and warmed the hearts of many of the participants with his easy going and friendly personality. Friends of Antioch Animal Services is graciously sponsoring all adoption fees for senior cats and dogs over the age of 6 Read More …