San Francisco County Transportation Authority issues a call for projects for OneBayArea Grant funds

OneBayArea Call for Projects released! As the Congestion Management Agency (CMA) for San Francisco, the San Francisco County Transportation Authority (Authority) is issuing a call for projects for $35 million in OneBayArea Grant (OBAG funds).  Please visit our website at www.sfcta.org/obag for more information.  Applications will be due to the Authority on October 26, 2012. […]

The Bay Planning Coalition announces its support for the No on F – Save Hetch Hetchy campaign

  The Bay Planning Coalition supports the efforts of the No of F – Save Hetch Hetchy campaign. Ballot measure F, the “Water Sustainability and Environmental Restoration Planning Act of 2012,” proposes that San Franciscans vote in November 2012 to spend millions of taxpayer dollars to develop a plan to destroy the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir- […]

Association of California Water Agencies Weekly E-News

ACWA e-News for Sept. 26, 2012   Stewardship Council’s New Executive Stops by ACWA Region Briefing   The Delta Stewardship Council’s newly named executive officer stopped by a joint briefing for ACWA Regions 2, 3 and 4 in Sacramento today. Chris Knopp, a former Forest Service official with background in large-scale, contentious projects, was named […]

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is Seeking an Advisory Council Member in Public Health and Conservation Organization

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (Air District) is currently seeking to appoint an Advisory Council Member in the Public Health category and Conservation Organization category.  Please consider applying and/or forwarding this message to those who may be interested. The position closes on Friday, October 19, 2012. ABOUT THE AIR DISTRICT The Air District […]

IEP Spring 2012 Newsletter is Available

The Interagency Ecological Program for the San Francisco Bay Estuary’s Spring 2012 Newsletter has been published.  Click HERE to open a PDF of the document, Or                                                                                            Click HERE to visit the webpage

Bay Planning Coalition’s September 2012 Newsletter!

            BPC’s September 2012 Newsletter       Hello and Happy Fall from the Bay Planning Coalition! It’s been a great month! We have officially kicked off the 2012 Workshop Series with September 19’s Corps 101 Workshop, an introduction to the US Army Corps of Engineers. Joseph Calcara, South Pacific […]

News Updates and Articles from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s home page and news page have been updated with a number of items; view the home page here, or link directly to the articles:   Join Us for a Free Engineering Lecture on the New Bay Bridge East Span on Thursday, Sept. 27 — the first in a new lecture series honor retiring […]

Alert from the California Association of Sanitation Agencies

Governor Brown Signs Legislation of Interest to CASA on Solid Waste Imports and Water Board Communications   On September 25, 2012, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. signed into law two bills of interest to CASA members. AB 845 by Assemblywoman Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco) prohibits enactment of local ordinances, including voter initiative ordinances, restricting or […]

State Water Board Notice of Opportunity to Comment on Proposed Adoption of Intended Use Plan

New Water Taxi Service Between San Francisco and Marin

There is a new, speedy way to get to San Francisco from Marin that doesn’t involve cars, buses, roads, bridges or ferry terminals: Water taxis are here. Click Here to read about the new water taxi service between San Francisco and Marin in the Marin Independent Journal