2012 Economic Outlook – Wells Fargo

Check out the Wells Fargo 2012 Economic Outlook..

Port of Stockton Selects Savage to Operate M-580 Marine Highway Corridor

Project set to reduce I-580 traffic and improve safety and air quality Salt Lake City, Utah – December 5, 2011 – The Port of Stockton, California has selected Savage Companies (Savage) to manage the M-580 Marine Highway Corridor between the Port of Stockton and Port of Oakland.  The Port of Stockton and Savage have entered […]

Job Posting: BPC searching for Senior Administrative Assistant

This is an exciting full-time position for someone who is enthusiastic, a critical thinker, and seeks to expand knowledge and influence in improving the Bay’s planning and permitting process. The mission of the Bay Planning Coalition (BPC, www.bayplanningcoalition.org) is dedicated to promoting economic vitality with responsible environmental policies to enhance the quality of life in […]

Gary Oates Named Most Admired CEO

Congratulations to Gary Oates, ESA ‘s President and CEO, on being named one of the San Francisco Business Times Most Admired CEOs in the professional services category. During his 30 years at ESA, 17 as our President and CEO, his leadership, collaboration, and vision have enabled the Company to grow from a staff of 85 […]

Corps Safety Program Change

A major concern of the Dredging Industry was that it could not accurately bid/offer on dredging projects due to the uncertainty of a District’s interpretation of the Site Safety and Health Officers (SSHO) requirements.  As a result of the Corps evaluation, it was determined that new contract language was required to clearly articulate the SSHO […]

State Water Board Resolutions for December 5th and 6th Meeting

The State Water Board will be considering resolutions approving two Basin Plan amendments from the San Francisco Bay region at its December 5-6, 2011 meeting. The two amendments are:  1) Refining beneficial uses for Hayward Marsh and clarification of applicable bacterial water quality objectives.  2) Addition of surface water bodies to the San Francisco Bay Basin Plan. […]

Port of Oakland Planning Trade & Logistics Center

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 The city and Port of Oakland have applied for a $40 million US Department of Transportation grant to help pay for the planned conversion of a former waterfront Army base into a trade and logistics center.  Read the full article here.

Plans for Reducing the Deficit

The New York Times (November 21, 2011) Leaders in Washington have proposed various plans to reduce the nation’s growing deficit. Below are details of the proposals leading up to an agreement at the end of July and the eventual failure of a bipartisan committee created to identify $1.2 trillion in deficit reductions…read the full article.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers DELTA NEWS November 2011

Access the Delta News November 2011

SWRCB Notice of Proposed Regulatory Action: Underground Storage Tanks

The SWRCB released a Notice of Proposed Regulatory Action, Initial Statement of Reasons and the Proposed Text Regulations on the Underground Storage Tank Regulations.   The Comment Deadline is January 2, 2012 by 5:00 p.m.