Richmond is a city located in Contra Costa County, California. It is north of El Cerrito and Albany in the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. It almost surrounds San Pablo. The Bay Area Rapid Transit and Amtrak share a station there, which serves as a regional transit interchange. As of a July 1, 2002 Census estimate, the city has a population of 102,553.
Web Sites and Links
City of RichmondOfficial home page for the City of Richmond, California municipal government. Site includes city agendas, departments, and city activities.
Golden State Model Railroad MuseumLocated in Miller-Knox Regional Shoreline in Richmond, CA, museum showcases 10,000 square feet of model railroads running through California scenery.
KCRT TelevisionSeen on cable channel 25, City of Richmond television station featuring City Council Meetings, Planning Commission Meetings, DataNet (video billboard), Update, California's Gold, Birth of Victory, Earth Cafe, Sidewalks Entertainment Hour, and other programs.
Point Richmond OnlineCommunity magazine for Point Richmond, a neighborhood in the City of Richmond, CA
Richmond CelebrationThe Centennial of Richmond, California, 1905 - 2005. Site features information about events.
Richmond Main Street InitiativeCommunity-based nonprofit organization dedicated to rejuvenating historic downtown Richmond, California as a vibrant, pedestrian-friendly urban village offering products, services, arts and entertainment that reflect the community's rich and diverse heritage.
Richmond Museum of HistoryCollects, preserves and displays historical artifacts and places of historic interest.
Rosie the Riveter TrustDescription and location of Home Front National Historical Park at the Marina. Historical information and project team data.
Westwind Foster Family AgencySeeking loving homes for foster children from the Bay Area, offers training, counselling and support.