Decisionmakers Conference 2011

Industry, government and organization leaders convened on April 26, 2011 at the Bay Planning Coalition’s 24th Annual Decisionmakers Conference at the Hilton Oakland Airport. They learned the who, what and how to: Lift economic growth and Increase jobs Create business efficiencies and foster innovation Remove bureaucratic and financial barriers Identify solutions for balancing economic growth […]

DMC 2011 Sponsors

Bay Planning Coalition gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the 2011 San Francisco Bay Decisionmakers Conference Sponsors … Hosting Sponsors     Contributing Sponsors Supporting Sponsors           ILWU – Northern California     Media Sponsor   Donors   Alameda County Public Works  Anchor QEA CA, L.P. AMEC Geomatrix, Inc. Building Industry […]

2012 Appropriations Budget

2012 Appropriations Budget BPC took a look at President Obama’s 2012 Appropriations Budget and added our recommendations regarding continuing construction projects, operations and maintenance, continuing authorities and navigation studies in progress of our members. Download the excel spreadsheet.

San Francisco Bay Subtidal Habitat Goals Report

San Francisco Bay Subtidal Habitat Goals Report Recently released new San Francisco Bay Subtidal Habitat Goals report led by California Coastal Conservancy/Ocean Protection Council, BCDC, NOAA Fisheries and Restoration Center, and San Francisco Estuary Partnership.  The report deals with 50-year planning horizon; six Subtidal habitat types; targeted restoration areas; public awareness and involvement with Subtidal […]

2011 Decisionmakers Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

CALL FOR SPONSORS The Annual San Francisco Bay Decisionmakers Conference relies on Sponsors like you to make it a success—SIGN UP TODAY! What will it take to unleash the promise of a sustainable San Francisco Bay-Delta region for global competitiveness in trade and commerce? This year’s Conference addresses this question with the spotlight on the […]

Message from the Executive Director

A Message from Executive Director, John A. Coleman 2011 presents many opportunities and challenges for Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) to work together to protect the economy and environment of the San Francisco Bay region. Bay Planning Coalition will continue to lead efforts to find a common sense balance between the potentially competing interests of economic […]

Our Mission Statement

Mission Statement The mission of the Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) is to ensure that commerce, recreation and the natural environment thrive in the San Francisco Bay-Delta region. To this aim , the BPC endeavors to: Ensure fair, reasonable and balanced planning and permitting which minimizes delay, costs and uncertainty; Assure that regulatory agencies act within […]

Regulatory Reach of BCDC's Bay Plan

Regulatory Reach of BCDC’s Bay Plan Summary: The Bay Plan is not confined to “advisory” status regarding projects and activates outside BCDC’s formal jurisdiction. To the contrary, the Bay Plan has the force of binding federal law under the Coastal Zone Management Act with respect to any project or activity involving a federal permit or […]

SF Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund RFP announcement

EPA Announces Availability of Region 9 Funding to Protect and Restore SF Bay and its Watersheds From the EPA Region 9: EPA is pleased to offer this opportunity to support projects that protect and restore the water quality of the San Francisco Bay and its watersheds.  The 28 projects now underway using SFBWQIF funds leverage […]

BPC's 25th Anniversary Video