ACWA Drought Update, April 21, 2014

  April 21, 2014 The California Drought Update is compiled by the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) to keep media and other audiences current on drought conditions, impacts, news and other developments. Please visit ACWA’s website for additional information and resources. Snowpack Rapidly Disappearing as Rainy Season Winds Down The Sierra snowpack is now […]

Future Ports’ Annual Conference: Strong Ports = Strong California

  FuturePorts’ Annual Conference 2014 STRONG PORTS = STRONG CALIFORNIA The Future is Now Important Update! The deadline for your sponsorship in our full-page, full-color ad in the Long Beach Business Journal has been extended!  Sponsor the conference by 5:00 p.m. on April 22 and be included in the LBBJ‘s special insert, “San Pedro Bay Ports” at no additional […]

April 23 DMMO Meeting Agenda

10 Reasons to Register Today for the 2014 DMC

      10 Reasons to Register Today for the 2014 Bay Planning Coalition Decision Makers Conference: 1) Curious about the rumored plans for a ballpark on the Oakland shoreline? Curious about the much-discussed plans for a basketball stadium on the San Francisco waterfront? Hear from Oakland City Administrator Fred Blackwell andGolden State Warriors President and COO Rick Welts! 2) […]

Santa Cruz Harbor Celebrates 50 Years

The Vice President of the California Association of Harbor Masters and Port Captains, Lisa Ekers, led a wonderful celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Santa Cruz Harbor last Friday.  The story of the harbor’s formation was told, and there were speeches from Lt. Col. John Baker, P.E.,  of USACE, Capt. Gregory Stump, of USCG, Sylvia […]

Today’s Drought-Related News

KQED: Drones – the Newest Water-Saving Tool for Parched Farms San Jose Mercury News: EBMUD drought plan: Voluntary savings plus new emergency supply NPR: California’s Drought Ripples Through Businesses, Then to Schools SFGate: Long vanished salmon returned to the San Joaquin San Francisco Examiner/Associated Press: California Farmers to Get More Water  

Current EBMUD Job Openings, Week of April 21

2014 Navy League National Convention

    Reminder. If You Have Already Registered, Thank You!   You’re invited to the    2014 Navy League National Convention    When Tuesday, June 24 – Sunday, June 29, 2014 Click Here for Program Where Sheraton Hotel and Marina     1380 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101 Phone:(619) 291-2900   Register Now     […]

April 18 Revised Order on Temporary Urgency Change Petition

On April 18, 2014, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) and U. S. Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) submitted a request for modifications to the Order, revised on April 11, 2014, that approved a temporary urgency change in license and permit terms and conditions for the State Water Project and the Central Valley Project requiring compliance […]

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary, April 18, 2014

Signals of Stronger Economic Growth Return · Retail sales for March climbed 1.1 percent following an upwardly revised 0.7 percent reading for February, signaling that consumer spending was not as soft as first expected to start the year. · Housing starts rose for the second consecutive month in March, posting a 2.8 percent increase. Building […]