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Point Richmond In the News

Seven Reasons to Visit Point Richmond With Kids

Aug 28, 2019

Nice overview of activities from 510 Families.


Point Richmond Outer Loop Trail

See the Point Richmond waterfront in this easy 5.2 mile loop trail.Thanks to Alltrails.


Rosie The Riveter National Historical Park

Explore and honor the efforts and sacrifices of American civilians on the World War II home front.  Find out how they lived, worked and got along. Many faces, many stories, many truths weave a complex tapestry of myths and realities from this time of opportunity and loss.

Richmond Bay Trail 2023 New Year Report

Attached for your enjoyment is the 24th Bay Trail Richmond New Year Report prepared by TRAC, the Trails for Richmond Action Committee. This upbeat, colorful report summarizes great strides made toward completing and improving the Bay Trail in Richmond during 2022. Read it to learn about the Point Molate Trail, closing the trail gap between Point Pinole and Wilson Point, the Ferry to Bridge protected bikeway, REI’s new Bay Area Adventure Center and more.

Point Molate Update and History


This article provides a detailed history of Point Molate’s use over the years and the current re-development controversy.

Point Richmond Restaurant Guide

July 5, 2020 | Restaurant Guide

Thinking about take out or dining outside?  Here are some options in Point Richmond. 

Recreation in Point Richmond

Oct 21, 2020 | Recreation

Looking for things to do in Point Richmond? Check out some of the great sites in town.

TRAC Trail Guide Outings

October 15, 2020 | Bay Trail Guide

The 36 miles of Bay Trail in Richmond offer a wide variety of options for walking, cycling and jogging. Bicyclists may ride all 36 miles in one day cycling the shoreline trail along Central Avenue through the many parks in Marina Bay, the Shipyard 3 Trail, the Ferry Point Loop encircling Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline, the Landfill Loop and Point Pinole Regional Shoreline as shown on the Richmond Bay Trail map. They also may traverse the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Trail to San Rafael destinations as described below. Here is a sampling of shorter loop walks for those walking:

Point Molate Bay Trail project receives $2.2M for completion

December 11, 2020 | Bay Trail Guide

The Point Molate Bay Trail project has received the funding needed to complete its construction, which could be completed by the end of 2021, according to the Trails for Richmond Action Committee (TRAC).

Point Richmond Community Calendar

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Regular Ongoing Events

Last Wednesday of Every Month

Point Richmond Neighborhood Council

The PRNC meets every month. Its mission is:

  • To serve the people of Point Richmond in a non-partisan, non-commercial manner and to work cooperatively with local, state and federal governments.
  • To help residents determine the important needs and problems of their neighborhood by providing a place where ideas and information can be exchanged, problems studied, and actions planned.
  • To promote a spirit of enhanced community.
1st Wednesday of the Month at 7 PM

Pt. Richmond CERT

The Community Emergency Response Team program (CERT) is one of five federal programs promoted under the umbrella organization of Citizen Corps and is a critical program in the effort to engage everyone in America in making their communities safer, more prepared, and more resilient when incidents occur.

Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm social, 7:00 pm meeting, 54 Railroad Avenue, Point Richmond.
Everyone welcome!

1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 PM

Richmond City Council

Regular City Council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Special meetings are held on the other Tuesdays of the month. The City Council is on recess during the month of August.

Meeting can be watched on line from the KCRT streaming service.

Last Thursday of Each Month

Point Richmond Business Association

The Point Richmond Business Association is a resource for West Contra Costa County business professionals and entrepreneurs.

The PRBA facilitates networking, provides cooperative marketing opportunities and protects the interests of the local business community.

All are welcome to attend the monthly business luncheons regardless of whether or not you are a business owner.

The PRBA meets the last Thursday of each month. Luncheons are usually at the Hotel Mac and mixers are held at various locations.

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