North Richmond Community Meeting
May 13, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
We want to send out a big thank you to all the North Richmond residents and community members who attended the community meeting for Envision Contra Costa 2040! Around 34 people came to engage in a wide-ranging conversation about the future of North Richmond. Among other topics, some of the comments that were shared included:
· Promote a healthy and safe environment.
· Address noise, safety, and pollution issues associated with truck traffic.
· Maintain and expand affordable housing opportunities.
· Address homelessness in a dignified and respectful way.
· Fill vacant lots with community amenities, such as community gardens.
· Improve accessibility and reliability of public transportation.
· Encourage commercial development that works with and benefits residents.
· Improve access to healthy and fresh food.
· Improve and connect trails and Wildcat Creek.
Thanks again to everyone who provided input. To engage online, visit https://envisioncontracosta2040.org/online-engagement/ and stay tuned for future County meetings!
Click here to view the meeting presentation.