Who Builds Now?

Rossmoor Trivia Question Who Builds Now? Question: The Golden Rain Foundation negotiated to purchase some of Ross Cortese’s assets (such as the golf course). What company purchased the remaining assets of Cortese in Walnut Creek? Answer: See page 13A
Posted on July 28, 2020

Night at the movies

Recreation launches free drive-in movies Weekly films scheduled at Hillside Recreation has just the ticket for cooped-up movie fans. Free weekly drive-in movies launch tomorrow night at Rossmoor with the 1973 coming- of-age classic, “American Graffiti.” The movie will be shown on a giant inflatable screen in the Hillside Clubhouse parking lot at 9 ...
Posted on July 21, 2020

Not getting Nixle? This could be why

For emergencies and community alerts, the GRF Board and staff use the Nixle community mass notification system to keep residents up to date on important information. Residents must opt-in to Rossmoor Nixle and register a mobile or home phone or email address or any combination of the three, to receive messages via their selected method. For residen...
Posted on July 21, 2020

County supervisor confirms COVID-19 case in Rossmoor

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Andersen clarified the mystery surrounding whether COVID-19 cases had been confirmed in Rossmoor during a talk she gave via Zoom to the Rotary Club last Wednesday. Andersen said during the meeting that her office had inquired with county health officers about whether cases had been confirmed inside Rossmoor. “...
Posted on July 21, 2020

Policy Committee changes course on protests

Reaction prompts new direction for proposal Saying they’re not racist and conceding that outdoor protests in Rossmoor can’t be stopped, members of the GRF Policy Committee nevertheless drafted guidelines last Tuesday that would set some limits on when protests can be held. These include the requirement of one business day’s notice to GRF and that p...
Posted on July 14, 2020

What gadgets help residents to age in place?

Webinar put on by Counseling, Rossmoor Fund Before the coronavirus shutdown, Counseling Services Supervisor Penny Reed had planned to host a tech fair where local companies would show off the latest gadgets for helping Rossmoor residents live independently and safely. The shelter-in-place scrubbed those plans, but the show will still go on virtual-...
Posted on July 14, 2020

Next Shred Day will be on July 28

Shred Day will return Tuesday, July 28, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., to the Gateway Parking lot. The event might end sooner if the truck is full. Contactless drop-off and payment procedures include: • Place boxes/bags of items to shred in the trunk; • Remain in car and staff will pop trunk; • Place payment in an envelope next to boxes/ bags to be shred...
Posted on July 14, 2020