BART to Antioch is Coming Soon

ebart antiochonthemove

BART to Antioch is Coming Soon The BART to Antioch Extension Project will soon introduce new rail passenger service on approximately 10 miles of freshly laid track between the existing Pittsburg/Bay Point BART Station and the City of Antioch. These stations will use ticket vending machines and fare gates like the current BART System. The Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) train was chosen to bring BART rail service to East Contra County at relatively low cost; the $525 million extension is Read More …

Visit from Santa at the Antioch Animal Shelter

Antioch Animal Shelter

On December 23rd Antioch Animal Services held a Holiday celebration in conjunction with the Police Department’s Adopt-aFamily event. During our celebration, Animal Services adopted out 3 cats and 4 dogs. Some of our very own Police Officers gave the best gift of a “fur-ever” home to some deserving pets! Santa Claus made an appearance and many furry friends took memorable holiday photos. We had a great turnout and hope to adopt out more pets in the future from citizens who attended Read More …

Public Works: Duane “The Legend” Anderson will Retire

Antioch Public Works

Duane “The Legend” Anderson will Retire After 33+ years, Duane “The Legend” Anderson will be retiring from City of Antioch. Duane is the City’s Water Treatment Plant Superintendent responsible for making sure our drinking water is safe to drink and meets or exceeds all Federal and State standards. Duane has always been known as a man of action and a person who enjoys completing projects. Some of Duane’s recent efforts has been to rebuild the headwall and outflow at the Read More …

Become a Lifeguard at the Antioch Water Park

Antioch Water Park

Become a Lifeguard at the Antioch Water Park Becoming a lifeguard at the Antioch Water Park is a perfect job for high school and college students. Let’s face it . . . navigating the job market can be tough when someone is just starting out. Being a lifeguard gives you skills that other professionals and hiring managers like to see in potential employees. Teamwork, Self Confidence, Communication and Leadership are all vital skills that are learned through life experience. Lifeguards 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!          29 West 16th St Antioch, Ca 94509 Evan and Betsy Kohler have always embraced Read More …

Loaner Life Vest are Now Available at the Antioch Marina

Antioch Marina

Loaner Life Vest are Now Available at the Antioch Marina “Super Star” volunteer Sandra Kelly and Marina Manager, James Pflueger joined forces and successfully applied for a no-cost grant from the Boat U.S. Foundation for a set of loaner life jackets for use by Marina guests. The kit includes adult, youth, child, and infant-sized jackets which may be checked out from the Marina office during business hours. The first family to check out the life jackets was Antioch resident Lucy Read More …

What Happens to Water Pipes During the Cold Winter Months

Water Distribution Utility Maintenance

What Happens to Water Pipes During the Cold Winter Months Cold weather increases water main and service breaks. Physics and winter do not mix. At least when it comes to water lines, which suffer frequent breaks in the colder months as the cold, saturated ground weighs on underground pipes. During the months of November through February Antioch’s Water Distribution Division repairs water main and water service line breaks at a much higher rate than in warmer months. The colder it Read More …

Mike Auto’s 17th Annual Benevolence Presentation

Mike's Auto Body

Mike Auto’s 17th Annual Benevolence Presentation where four cars were given to 4 deserving families that needed a helping hand this holiday season. The event was held on December 14th at their new ADAC Facility located at: 1530 W. 10th Street Antioch, Ca 94509   The Benevolence Program is a community give back program whose mission is to Present refurbished “new” used cars to deserving individuals or organizations. This will be Mike’s second Benevolence Presentation this year bringing the total Read More …

86th installment of WE CARE got Helping Hands from JCPenny

Antioch Police Neighborhood Cleanup

The 86th installment of WE CARE got helping hands from JCPenney. J Carro, Store Manager of Slatten Ranch JCPenney brought his team members to participate at Antioch Police Department​’s “We Care” community cleanup. We would like to thank J and JCPenney team members for helping us make a difference in our community. The cleanup happens monthly on the 1st Saturday of every month, a different area is selected every month. This on-going event would not be possible without the help Read More …

Antioch Lighted Holiday Parade 2017

Antioch Holiday Parade

Antioch kicked off the holiday this year with a Holiday Street Faire along G street where crafty vendors set up booths from 11:00AM – 7:00PM.  Celebrate Antioch Foundation hosted its annual lighted parade at 4:30PM followed by the Christmas tree lighting at 6:00PM at City Hall.  Thank you to Celebrate Antioch, participants and our Antioch Community for making this wonderful event possible.     A Message from Celebrate Antioch Celebrate Antioch would like to say “Thank you” to the Community Read More …