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Breaking News: Hot Weather Forecast for Inland Contra Costa
Last updated: June 16, 2021, 8:41 am

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Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) recommends everyone take steps to stay safe and healthy in the hot weather forecast for inland communities today through the weekend. Follow this link for air-conditioned county buildings open to the public Wednesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 211 or check your city's web page for information about other places to stay cool near you. Visit for health information about hot weather.

Media Advisory

Media Briefing on Whooping Cough Outbreak

May 8, 2008

Archived. This is an older press release from 2008 and may not contain the latest information. Please view our current press releases for 2021 items.


Contra Costa Health Services will conduct a media briefing on their decision to close a school in West Contra Costa County to contain an outbreak of Pertussis/Whooping cough.


The briefing will be conducted by Dr. Wendel Brunner, Contra Costa County Public Health Director.


10 a.m. Friday, May 9, 2008


Mount Diablo Room, 50 Douglas Drive, Martinez 94553

For more information on pertussis symptoms, prevention and testing, call the County Health Department's Health Emergency Information Line 1-888-959-9911 or 211 or visit its website at

No interviews will be provided prior to the briefing

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Press Contact
  • Kate Fowlie
  • 925-313-6832