ACWA e-News January 26, 2012

ACWA e-News January 26, 2012


        PORT OF OAKLAND COMMISSIONERS APPOINT NEW SENIOR MANAGERS  DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING ARE CONFIRMED Oakland, Calif. —January 26, 2012— The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners appointed Jean Banker as Deputy Executive Director at a January Port Board meeting (Jan. 12, 2012) and Chris Chan as Director of Engineering […]

February Economic Development Forum to highlight Chevron/Catholic Charities Partnership

Chevron and Catholic Charities of the East Bay partner up for workforce development initiative. The partnership will be highlighted in the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce hosted Economic Development Forum on February 8, 3-4:30. More details on the event here Chevron is a BPC member & Contributing Sponsor for the 2012 Decisionmakers Conference

Retail's Supply Chain Conference – Logistics 2012

Retail’s Supply Chain Conference – Logistics 2012 February 19-22, Dallas, TX For more information visit the Retail’s Supply Chain Conference website.

Weston Solutions Employment Announcement

Leah Dreger, Coastal Planning & Development Leader, joins the Weston Solutions team. Congratulations to both Ms. Dreger & Weston Solutions!

Boustany and Tiberi Announce Hearing on Harbor Maintenance Funding and Maritime Tax Issues

House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Charles Boustany, Jr, MD (R-LA) and Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) today announced the Subcommittees will hold a hearing on harbor maintenance funding and maritime tax issues.  Submit comments for the hearing record.  

Port Business Increasing – Port of Redwood City Press Release

Press Release  Re:  Mid Year Tonnage & Vessel Report Cargo tonnage at the Port of Redwood City for all commodities during the first half of fiscal year 2011-2012 was 608,750 metric tons (MT), an increase of 197,297 MT, or nearly 48 percent higher than the first half of FY11.  Imported sand and aggregates accounted for […]

BAAQMD Public Workshop, Feb 22 – Draft Regulation 2 & Proposed Rules 1, 2, 4 and 6

BAAQMD- Rule 2 workshop notice Document available in: 中文 | Español

America's Cup Clears Major Hurdle

Congratulations to the organizers of the America’s Cup for clearing a hurdle yesterday before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.  This will now allow for construction to begin for the races that will take place in 2013.

Bay Delta Conservation Plan EIR/EIS Public Scoping Meetings

View the schedule of meetings here