Antioch Welcomes Walter Bros Circus

Walter Bros Circus - Somersville TownCenter

The City of Antioch welcomes Walter Bros. Circus to the Sommersville town center. Show tickets are available for purchase online: HERE Weekday Shows – 5/17, 5/20, 5/21, 5/22, 5/23, 5/24, 5/24, 5/27 Show Time: 7:30PM-9:00PM Saturday & Sunday Shows – 5/18, 5/19, 5/25, 5/26 Show Times: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM About the Walter Bros. Circus “Walter Bros. Circus” is comprised of a world-wide cast of performers, The show will include Read More …

Antioch Public Works – Improvements

Antioch Public Improvement

Road Improvements Golf Course Road & Lone Tree Way The final micro surfacing application on Golf Course Road and Lone Tree Way will begin in the coming weeks if the weather stays dry. The project will start with Golf Course Road during day time hours (7 am to 5 pm). To minimize impacts to the public, crews will work through the night on Lone Tree Way (8:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.). The roads will remain open with some lane closures; Read More …

Antioch Student takes First Place in Mr. Funnelhead Art Contest

Mr Funnelhead Art Contest Alexandra Mora

Mr. Funnelhead Art Contest Winner For the 2nd year in a row, the countywide Mr. Funnelhead Poster Contest 1st place winner has been an Antioch student! Hundreds of entries from schools all across Contra Costa County are submitted. Contestants create posters on motor oil recycling, and the winners get to be in the next Mr. Funnelhead PSA. Congratulations, Alexandra Mora of Kimball Elementary. In a few months, all three winners will be filming a commercial with Mr. Funnelhead for Nickelodeon and Cartoon Read More …

96th Installment of WE CARE Community Clean up

APD Cleanup

96th Installment of WE CARE Neighborhood Clean Up The Antioch Police Department will be hosting their 93rd Neighborhood Clean Up event on Saturday, Sept 8th from 9 -11 am. The focus neighborhood will be around Fremont Elementary School Area including F and G Streets and all the streets off of them from 11th Street down to 20th Street, including part of D Street. Fremont Elementary School parking lot, 1413 F Street. We start promptly at 9am. This is a community Read More …

Antioch Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

Antioch Community Foundation

The Antioch Community Foundation is now moving from a rolling application process to an annual grant cycle for the 2019-20 fiscal year.  This means that if your nonprofit organization is seeking funding for activities occurring at any point between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020, you must submit an application at this time.    Applications for Program/Event or Collaboration/Community Impact support from the Antioch Community Foundation for 2019-20 will be accepted between May 20, 2019 and May 24, 2019. Program/Event Support Grant: (A pool of $10,000 is allocated for this category.) Read More …

Antioch Recharges with New Supercharging Station

Antioch recharges with new supercharging station Antioch, CA – A new Tesla Supercharger Station is open in Antioch, in the Target parking lot on Lone Tree Way. The station infuses Antioch with even more opportunity. Joining a global charging network of 1,441 locations and counting, the new station will encourage travelers and locals to plug in while exploring the Slatten Ranch shopping area and other local businesses. The station will include 10 Tesla Superchargers and 4 ChargePoint chargers. “We are Read More …

Antioch Police Department Honored as “Friends of Education”

Antioch Police Department ACSA

Chief Brooks was honored to attend the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA), Delta Charter (East Contra Costa) Recognition Dinner at the Lone Tree Golf and Event Center. The ACSA awarded the Antioch Police Department with their “Friends of Education Award.” The award was presented to us for our on-going efforts to connect with students by visiting their campuses with our K9 officers doing demonstrations, educating students on the use of 9-1-1 and just hanging out during recess. We value Read More …

Antioch Honors Barbara Sobalvarro for 40 Years of Service

Antioch Animal Services - Antioch on the move

At the City Council Meeting on February 5th, Mayor Sean Wright presented a Proclamation to Barbara Sobalvarro for her 40 years of Service as the founder of Friends of Antioch Services. We thank you for your continued service. Message from Friends of Antioch Services: This February, Antioch Friends of Antioch Services Founder and President Barbara Sobalvarro, will be celebrating 40 years of life-saving service to the pets and citizens of Antioch. In honor of this 40th anniversary, and the upcoming Read More …

Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service

Antioch on the move - MLK Day of Service

Each year, on the third Monday in January, the MLK Day of Service is observed as a “DAY ON, NOT A DAY OFF.” MLK Day of Service is intended to empower individuals, strengthen communities, bridge barriers, create solutions to social problems, and move us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a “Beloved Community.” The City of Antioch would like to invite Antioch residents to take pride in your community. Help us uplift Antioch and join your friends & family for Read More …

East Bay Regional Parks to Hold Youth Job Fair

The East Bay Regional Park District will be hosting a youth job fair  on January 26th at the Big Break Visitor Center in Oakley. The job fair will highlight youth job opportunities regionally including full-time and part-time positions. Positions available include interpretive student aides public safety student aides recreation leaders lifeguards gate attendants park service attendants student laborers field interns volunteers The fair will have additional resources such as sessions on resume writing submitting job applications job interviews Youth will Read More …