County Supervisors Gioia and Mitchoff join county leaders to kickoff Measure X campaign

The Press - Brentwood, Discovery Bay, Oakley, Antioch, September 14, 2020

Earlier this year, community and labor organizations across the county worked together to develop a County Needs Assessment highlighting the public- and community-provided services in greatest need of funding to better serve county residents and families. If passed in the November election, Measure X, a county-wide general 0.5% sales tax, will create a sustainable revenue stream which could be used to plug current gaps and expand access to the essential services which Contra Costa County needs.

“There was a lot of community input that went into developing this measure and we want to honor the community voices,” Supervisor Gioia stated. “Essentially what we’re doing is reinvesting in our communities in Contra Costa County and those communities that need it most.”

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