Workforce Initiatives

Measure X

Measure X is a countywide 20-year, 1/2 cent sales tax approved by Contra Costa County voters on November 3, 2020. 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.”

Displaced Oil and Gas Worker

This $4M grant initiative guides displaced oil and gas workers toward new job opportunities and career paths within five high growth sectors including transportation, healthcare, advanced manufacturing, energy, and construction. We are in the planning stages for this grant so please check back for more details.

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