Measure X

 

Youth Centers

Implementation Plan for Measure X-Funded Youth Centers

The Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County (WDBCCC) and the Contra Costa County Employment & Human Services Department (EHSD) have released the draft document titled “Implementation Plan for Measure X-Funded Youth Centers.”

The public comment period for the draft has now closed. A final version of the report will be posted the first week of August.

 

To access the document, please Click Here.

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors has designated Measure X funding the establishment of three new youth centers to serve diverse needs across the County.

New Youth Centers are currently in the planning phases for

  • District 3
  • District 4
  • District 5

This project is under the leadership of the Employment and Human Services Department (EHSD), with oversight from the Workforce Development Board.

Group of Students Sitting on the Grass

Measure X Community Advisory Board Goal

What is Measure X?

Measure X is a countywide 20-year, 1/2 cent sales tax approved by Contra Costa County voters on November 3, 2020. Collection of the tax began on April 1, 2021. The ballot measure language stated that  the intent of Measure X is “to keep Contra Costa’s regional hospital open and staffed; fund community health centers, emergency response; support crucial safety-net services; invest in early childhood services; protect vulnerable populations; and for other essential county services.”

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