Richmond shoreline set for improvements

Richmond shoreline set for improvements Carolyn Jones Updated 07:39 a.m., Thursday, August 2, 2012 1 of 5     The Richmond City Council and East Bay Regional Park District board agreed to spend a total of about $1.6 million on Bay Trail extensions, parks and wetlands restoration. With the Bay Trail improvements, bicyclists, hikers and other trail users will be […]

Container Traffic Up 3 Percent at West Coast Ports

  Bill Mongelluzzo, Associate Editor | Aug 1, 2012 5:48PM GMT The Journal of Commerce Online – News Story   Imports rise 4 percent, but exports still lagging West Coast ports recorded solid gains in container traffic in June, with imports up 4 percent over the same month last year, and total volume increasing 3 […]

Coast Guard: Ballast Water FAQ’s

The Coast Guard has developed a Frequently Asked Questions document with answers about the new Ballast Water Management regulations. 

Bay Trail Steering Committee

The Bay Trail Steering Committee is scheduled to meet next week on Thursday, August 9 from 1:30 – 3:30 to discuss the Bay Trail Project Strategic Plan.   Meeting materials have been posted to the website.  

ACWA: Continuing Legal Education Workshop

  Register Today!   The  ACWA is having a Continuing Legal Education Workshop at Napa Valley Marriot, October 4-5, 2012!  Risk Management in the 21st Century Not just for lawyers, this workshop will include topics on: Employment law Public pensions The risks and rewards of accessing and viewing employees’ online activities The legal and technical concerns […]

August 14th State Lands Commission: Meeting Agenda

Please find below the agenda for the August 14th State Lands Commission meeting. 8-14 Agenda

Perkins Coie Updates

The Employment Maze: How to Hire, Retain and Dismiss Startup Talent the Right Way Your work force is your biggest asset.  Effectively managing your employees and consultants is critical to your company’s success.  Please join Monique Ho, a Perkins Coie Emerging Companies senior attorney, as she moderates a lively discussion with David Selinger, President and […]

California Supreme Court Historical Society’s Newsletter

One of our Founding Board Members, John Briscoe, made it on page 25 of the California Supreme Court Historical Society Spring / Summer Newsletter. Read below about the highlights or just click the link below to read the newsletter: CSCHS_2012-spring-summer   The latest issue of the California Supreme Court Historical Society’s Newsletter  is now available […]

Ocean News Briefs: The Latest News from the Ocean World

  OpenOceans Global is testing some new products. Ocean News Briefs is one of them. Please check out this first issue then click here to take a quick three-question survey to let us know what you think. Thank you! Esri Shares Ocean Initiative at User Conference. Esri, the world’s largest GIS mapping software company announced […]

Island Times Newsletter

Below is the most recent version of the Island Times newsletter.  Inside you will find articles about the Navy’s current environmental work, a map of the islands, and contact information for the people in charge of the cleanup and oversight. Newsletter