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Transportation News for September 20, 2018

San Francisco Examiner: Drivers to pay Treasure Island toll in both directions starting in 2021 San Francisco Examiner: California aims to get … [Read More...]

Energy News for September 20, 2018

Financial Times: Trump seeks to replace Iranian oil sources for allies Platts: Mexico's incoming president to tweak, not abandon energy reforms: … [Read More...]

Water News for September 20, 2018

Los Angeles Times: Local water officials discuss 50-year extension of State Water Project contract Sacramento Bee: Mendocino Complex, biggest … [Read More...]

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Featured Member: Weiss Associates

Weiss Associates is a certified California small business with a 38-year history of providing premier site investigation, remediation, and regulatory compliance services to many high-profile clients in the greater Bay Area. It all started in 1980 when our founder Richard Weiss, who was a Ph.D candidate in engineering geology at Stanford at the time, began […]


BPC is excited to announce the release of its latest white paper, Shoreline Restoration/Resiliency Projects in SF Bay: An Opportunity for Improving Regulatory Efficiency. This paper was developed by the Sustainable Waterfronts Committee and led by primary authors Gary Oates and Priya Finnemore of ESA (Environmental Science Associates). Recognizing the need for a more expeditious, yet effective, permitting process for integrated restoration/resiliency projects for our Bay shorelines, this paper looks at the current state of permitting in the region, as well as others, and lays out a number of recommendations for improving regulatory efficiency.

Click here to read the paper.