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TehachaPod is a conversation regarding Tehachapi and surrounding communities. Key Budge, Corey Costelloe and Greg Garrett lead the conversation and interview community members about various topics that involve Tehachapi, Kern County and California.
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May 28, 2020

Tehachapi businesswoman Barb Villasenor joins the TehachaPod crew for a discussion about what the COVID-19 shutdown has meant to her an independent contractor and when she hopes to get back to work.

As local salons and barber shops are allowed to open, not all aspects of those businesses can start up again.

We also talk...

May 21, 2020

TehachaPod (Greg Garrett, Corey Costelloe & Key Budge) talk to Kern County Supervisor Zack Scrivner about the re-opening process for our local businesses.

Supervisor Scrivner talks about the Kern County Back to Business Ad-Hoc Committee he is part of and the work they are doing. He discusses the $25 million Kern Small...

May 20, 2020

The TehachaPod crew (Greg Garrett, Corey Costelloe & Key Budge) discuss the "new normal" or should we be getting back to normal in our society during this covid-19 global event. We have the conversation as how it relates to Tehachapi and elsewhere. We talk to a family and what new normal means to them and we ask...

May 11, 2020

We went out onto the streets of Tehachapi to talk to people who attended the first Farmer's Market since the coronavirus started. People were relieved to be outside and shop in an open air market setting. Social distancing and a scaled back version of the market were put into place. Many felt this was a sense of freedom...

May 5, 2020

We talk about the how the City of Tehachapi is looking to open its economy and the request made by council to support local control of its economy. Key Budge, Corey Costelloe and Greg Garrett recap the recent city council meeting which covered the request made by Mayor Wiggins and council. Also we talk about the...