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Chevron's Richmond refinery, seen from Nichol Hill. (photo by: Robert Rogers)

Life, Death and Taxes: A look at Chevron’s tax appeal in Richmond and how refineries are valued

The maze of pipes and oil storage tanks at Chevron’s Richmond refinery stretch and wind across 2,900 acres of bayside land. At night, the facility gives off a gentle glow as plumes of steam puff...
eduardo martinez and henry clark protest chevron

Protesters descend on Chevron tax hearings

About 50 protesters, including some top Richmond elected officials, demonstrated outside county government buildings in Martinez Thursday before filing into a hearing aimed at resolving a tax dispute between Chevron and the Contra Costa County...