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Benicia Refinery


Welcome to the Benicia Refinery CAP - your resource for agendas and meeting minutes.

Mission Statement

The objectives of the CAP are to provide an ongoing means of communications between the community and Valero on matters of mutual concern and interest that relate to refinery operations and their impact on the community, and to provide an advisory role to Valero on those matters.

Role of the CAP

The role of the CAP shall be to provide an on-going means of communication between the community, civic leaders, and the Valero Benicia Refinery.  The CAP will identify and address activities and issues of mutual interest.  The CAP will provide a forum for dialogue between the community and the refinery.  CAP meetings will be organized and facilitated by the refinery in a fashion that encourages an open exchange of information.  It is assumed that CAP members agree to work cooperatively with other CAP members and representatives of the City of Benicia and Valero Refining Company to insure efficient use of the CAP and its volunteer community members.



The CAP is an advisory group to Benicia Refinery management and seeks to represent the majority concerns and opinions of Benicia residents as it pertains to the Refinery's operations.

Resources for Benicia Residents


5 Ways to stay informed about Valero Benicia Refinery


  1. Valero's 24-hour Community Relations Phone Number: (707) 7450-7534 email:

  2. Sign up for Refinery Notifications at Valero Benicia Refinery Community Relations website:

  3. Sign up for Non-Emergency Notifications with your email or telephone number at the City of Benicia's Public information Bank website:

  4. Valero Benicia Community Advisory Panel (CAP) website:

  5. Benicia Refinery Air Monitoring Program website:


Please call (707) 745-7534 for additional questions.

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