Antioch Receives “Best of the Delta 2017” in Several Categories

best of the delta

“The (Delta) glowed in the living light like a sunset sky – one sheet of purple and gold, with the bright Sacramento pouring through the midst of it from the north, the San Joaquin from the south, and their many tributaries sweeping in at right angles from the mountains, dividing the plain into sections fringed with trees.”  John Muir Right in our back yard, the Delta offers a plethora of recreation activities such as walk, bike, hike, kayak, boat, and fish. Read More …

Antioch Awarded $10,000,000 State Water Quality Grant

Antioch Water Treatment

ANTIOCH ONE OF ONLY THREE CALIFORNIA CITIES/WATER AGENCIES AWARDED HIGHLY COMPETITIVE, $10,000,000 STATE WATER QUALITY GRANT The City of Antioch has announced its award as only one of three California cities/water agencies to receive ten million dollars in grant funding to establish a ground-breaking, first-of-its-kind local desalination water treatment facility, allowing the City to generate its own clean, safe, quality water. Many prominent cities and water agencies including Santa Barbara and Carlsbad competed for the highly-sought after grants to fund Read More …

Launch your Boat or Fish at the Antioch Marina

Salmon Fishing at the Antioch Marina

As Fall approaches, the annual salmon run returns as fish head up river to spawn. This makes the Antioch Marina the ideal place to launch a boat into the San Joaquin River and catch your share of salmon. You will not be alone, in 2016 we noticed an increase in fishermen using the launch and this year we had over 220 boat launches within a seven-day period. The good news keep coming; so far in 2017 the launch ramp has Read More …

2017 Coastal Cleanup was a Success

Antioch Volunteers at Cleanup

In an effort to help clean up our coast during Coastal Cleanup Day, Antioch held its 4th Annual Coastal Kayak Clean-up Day on Friday September 15th.  8 volunteers went on kayaks to collect trash and debris along the Delta that is not accessible on foot.  We are happy to report that our coastline is the cleanest its been in four year of doing the Kayak Clean-up.  Thanks to the efforts from our volunteers, we were able to collect a total of 103 Read More …

Antioch Marina – Best of the Delta

Antioch Marina Voted Best of the Delta

Our Antioch Marina was selected as runner up in Best of the Delta 2017- Sponsored by the Delta Protection Commission, Delta Leadership Program, and Delta Chamber of Commerce the Best of the Delta highlights several categories for people’s choice voting every year. Antioch’s Marina was voted runner up in the Best Marina category for 2017. This people’s choice voting highlights the positive changes made at the Antioch Marina along with a continually growing customer base. Several facility improvements were made Read More …