Wells Fargo Weekly Economic and Financial Commentary, Dec. 7 2012

In this issue: Shaking Off Hurricane Sandy · Employers added 146,000 jobs in November, which squarely beat expectations that looked for hiring to be hit by Hurricane Sandy. The jobless rate fell to 7.7 percent as fewer people looked for work. · Activity in the manufacturing sector looks to have weakened in November, with the […]

Dec. 5 Newsletter from Briscoe, Ivester & Bazel

     December 5, 2012 Newsletter   Is A Coastal Development Permit Now Required To Visit, Live, Or Die Near The Coast? The answer, following the logic of a case decided by the California Supreme Court last week, may well be ‘yes’.  That case, Pacific Palisades Bowl Mobile Estates, LLC v. City of Los Angeles, […]

ACWA eNews for Dec. 5, 2012

ACWA’s e-News is a weekly roundup of California water news and events. State Water Leaders Herald New Collaborative Era in Water Planning Top state water leaders expressed optimism Dec. 5 about building consensus on traditionally controversial water issues, saying water officials need to “seize the moment” and work collectively to develop compromise. “We are not […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Robert Bernardo, Communications Manager Port of Oakland (510) 627-1401 rbernardo@portoakland.com  Marilyn Sandifur, Port Spokesperson Port of Oakland (510) 627-1193 msandifur@portoakland.com                     Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com         […]

A message from the State Water Resources Control Board

  Below in PDF is a Revised Notice on the Revised Draft National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit for the Discharge of Storm Water from Phase II Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems.   Click to Read Revised Notice in PDF

November 2012 "CASA Connects" Wrap-Up

Inside In the News Member Updates CASA & Industry Events Mid-Year Conference CASA LA Times Response Harry Francis Brown Act & Prop 30 USEPA: New Water Quality Criteria   In the News Controller Releases October Cash Update     As CASA members prepare for 2013, IRS has published their new standard mileage rates.      […]

Bay Planning Coalition's November Newsletter

          The Bay Planning Coalition wishes you and yours a safe, healthy and happy holiday season   December is almost here!  This month, the Bay Planning Coalition wrapped up an extremely successful 2012 Workshop Series * November 26th was our third workshop, focusing on the topics of Long Term Management Strategy […]

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic and Financial Commentary

                   Click Here for a PDF of the Full Commentary   In this issue: Strong Q3 Growth Sets Up a Weak Fourth Quarter · Third quarter economic growth was revised higher this week to 2.7 percent from an originally reported 2.0 percent. Increased inventory building, along with stronger     support from the trade balance, helped to […]

Urban Water Institute Spring Water Conference Announcement

  SAVE THE DATE For Urban Water Institute’s   Spring Water Conference   February 20-22, 2013    Hilton Palm Springs Hotel  400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way  Palm Springs, California 92262  (760) 320-6868    Tentative Program Topics: Controlling the costs of water and power. The power of creativity, shared services to maximize efficiency. Developing insight into […]

WETA December Board Meeting Announcement

WETA Board Meeting Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.     The San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority Board of Directors meeting previously scheduled for December 6 has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the WETA offices located at Pier 9, Suite […]