• About CCRC

    The Central Core Restoration Corporation  provides a wealth of valuable services in the downtown, coordinating with property and business owners, city agencies and community organizations in administering the Property and Business Improvement District.  Here are a few of our past year’s accomplishments, as well as current services provided by the CCRC.
    • Security: 2 guards, 8 hours/day and 5 days/week throughout the district.
    • Saturday Farmer’s Market: oversee and manage
    • Employ a 30 hr/week staff person to create newsletters, attend city meetings, coordinate with city staff and community organizations, and facilitate programs and services including Farmer’s Market and Black Talon security
    • Regular graffiti removal
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  • Local woman hopes to open healthy food restaurant downtown

    By Rachel Raskin-Zrihen, Vallejo Times-Herald |06/15/16

    Vallejo native Tirzah Love is all about helping people eat healthy and enjoy it.

    The Benicia resident is already a popular caterer with a growing clientele and now she’s trying to open an eatery in downtown Vallejo. She’ll call it Tirzah’s Kitchen, she said.

    The deli inside 301 Georgia St. had to close when the operator was diagnosed with cancer, building owner Jim Barcewski said.…

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  • Vallejo Police Department receives substantial state grant

    By Matthew Adkins, Vallejo Times Herald | 06/15/16, 5:19 PM PDT

    Police say the streets of Vallejo are about to get safer thanks to a nearly half a million dollar grant.

    In a recent round of grant approvals awarded by the California Board of State and Community Corrections, the Vallejo Police Department finished second in the process out of every police department in the state and received $447,589 to help strengthen law enforcement operations and community relations, according to a police news release.…

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  • Large sculpture may come to Vallejo soon

    By John Glidden, Vallejo Times-Herald | Photo by Meike Gugel

    A large art piece currently installed at the San Francisco waterfront may soon make its way to the city of Vallejo.

    The Vallejo City Council unanimously approved a motion Tuesday night to direct city staff to begin negotiations with a local artist about installing her SOMA sculpture in Vallejo. … Keep reading