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News - February 5, 2021

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The Tri-Valley Career Center (TVCC) has a variety of free employment resources for job seekers. Virtual hiring events, a job board and the TVCC Job Club are available, including a new workshop dedicated to resource options and job searching during the pandemic. Tip sheets that cover a range of topics such as cover letters, online applications and salary negotiation are free to download on the career center's website. Las Positas College students can receive one-on-one career counseling, participate in an array of virtual workshops and networking, and access "a system of crisis support for job seekers" through TVCC. To learn more, visit

Tracey Lewis Taylor, chief operating officer of Stanford Health Care-Valley Care, has been named the 2021 chair of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce. She is currently responsible for the operational and clinical care that is provided within Stanford-ValleyCare's scope of services.

Joining Lewis Taylor on the 2021 Board of Directors are: Kim Damiani with Summit Financial Group , Treasurer and Chair Elect; Lauri Moffet-Fehlberg of the Dahlin Group, Vice Chair Vision 2025 Forums; Herb Ritter, Ritter Investments -- Vice Chair EDGR; Ken Norvell CMIT Solutions -- Vice ChairMembership; and Randy Brown, PMZ Real Estate -- Past Chair.

Pleasanton residents and businesses can pick up free sand and sandbags at any time in front of the city operations services department, 3333 Busch Road.

Sandbags are available for Dublin businesses and residents from the city corporation yard, 5709 Scarlett Court. If the sandbag pallets are empty, a sandbag-filling station will be provided. Dublin Public Works will also provide bags, shovels and enough sand to fill up to 10 bags.

The city of Livermore maintenance service center, 3500 Robertson Park Rd., has sandbag supplies, as well as Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department Stations No. 6 and 8 (4550 East Avenue and 5750 Scenic Avenue).

Pre-filled sandbags are also at the Zone 7 Water Agency headquarters in Livermore, 100 North Canyons Parkway.


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