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Drought 2

California Water & Drought News for April 24, 2015

Associated Press: California orders no water diversions despite legal rights Stockton Record: Curtailments; Drought deja vu; Junior water rights … [Read More...]


Energy News for April 24, 2015

The Economist: A fuel and your money New York Times: In Accusing Russian Energy Giant Gazprom, E.U. Begins a Test of Wills Wall Street … [Read More...]

Our Work in Action

BPC Amicus Brief on Sand Mining in the Bay

On March 11, 2015, BPC filed an Amicus Brief in support of the State Lands Commission in an appellate court case involving sand mining in the San Francisco Bay. Please follow the link below for the full brief. Bay Planning Coalition Amicus Brief – March 2015  

Featured Member


Port of Stockton

The Bay Planning Coalition is committed to working towards advocating for sustainable commerce, industry, and a thriving economy in the greater Bay Area region. This includes Bay Area ports that are vital to the region’s economic growth. As a Featured Member and a member of BPC’s 2015 President’s Circle, we would especially like to recognize […]


BPC is a leader in building coalitions and consensus on the issues facing the Bay-Delta region. We focus on producing positive results for our members through advocacy, monitoring and partnering with other associations who recognize the need for fair and reasonable regulation and sound, integrated planning. Sound planning for resource sustainability requires balancing the needs for economic vitality, job generation, environmental protection, housing, transportation, land use, conservation, water and air quality and recreational uses.