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Transportation News for July 16, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: It’s been a bumpy ride as new BART cars spend time in the shop for repairs  Mercury News: Did Trump inspire Road Boulder … [Read More...]

Energy News for July 16, 2018

Financial Times: Peak oil demand forecast for 2036 NBC News: U.S. refuses European requests for exemptions from its new sanctions on Iran The … [Read More...]

Water News for July 16, 2018

New York Times: California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees. The Signal: CA Dept of Water Resources issues warning … [Read More...]

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Featured Member: Ghilotti Construction Company

Family owned and operated since 1914, Ghilotti Construction Company (GCC) has more than a century of engineering experience and a family tradition of hard work and dependability. The Santa Rosa-based company specializes in total site preparation, including grading and excavating, paving, storm drains, water and sewer lines, equipment rental, soil stabilization, site and structure concrete, […]


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.