Port of Oakland Meeting Agenda Supplements

  The May 9, 2013 Board Agenda and Related Materials have been supplemented.  Please note the following changes:   1. Item 1.2 (Anticipated Litigation) has been reduced to one matter 2. Item 1.5 (Oakland Army Base) has been pulled 3. Item 4.1 (Operating & Capital Budgets Update) has been supplemented 4. Item 5.2 (Maritime Division […]

May 3rd Issue of ACWA News Available

The May 3 issue of ACWA News is now available online, with stories on what water agencies are planning for Water Awareness Month, continuing talks about the future of the state’s drinking water program, and Save Our Water’s new “Sprinklers 101” website.   Other highlights this issue:     *   Assembly Committee Looks at Water […]

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic and Financial Commentary, May 6, 2013

2013 Economic Growth: Soft in the Middle   · The April employment report indicated that nonfarm payrolls rose 165,000 and the unemployment rate edged slightly lower to 7.5 percent. · Personal income and spending data for March indicated that consumers continued to spend even with only modest increases in income growth. · The ISM Manufacturing […]

April 2013 Issue of Slack Tide

The Newsletter of the California Association of Harbor Masters & Port Captains Click to Read April 2013 Slack Tide  

California Trade Report from Beacon Economics

California Trade Report           Beacon Economics releases the California Trade Report each month in collaboration with its International Trade Advisor, Jock O’Connell. The report provides an overview of the state’s latest trade data as released by the U.S. Census Bureau’s Foreign Trade Division. CONTACT: Jock O’Connell 916-716-2251 Oconnell@BeaconEcon.com   Christopher Thornberg 310-739-3286 […]

ACWA eNews for May 1, 2013

ACWA eNews for May 1, 2013 ACWA’s eNews is a weekly roundup of California water news and events. Save Our Water Launches “Sprinklers 101” Website   ACWA’s Save Our Water program has launched a new “Sprinklers 101” web-based resource to provide information and online tools about water-efficient residential irrigation. Timed to coincide with May’s Water Awareness […]

San Francisco Estuary Institute releases Draft Nutrient Conceptual Model Report

Below is a link for downloading the draft nutrient conceptual model report. http://files.sfei.org//data/public/a23bb54f70d4a2a8bad4a4613991fb16.php?lang=en

Message from the EPA / National Center for Environmental Research

The U.S. EPA Office of the Science Advisor published a notice in the Federal Register (May 1, 2013) requesting information on methods for cumulative risk assessment (CRA). The notice requests information on and citations for CRA methods that have been employed to date, and approaches that could assist the Risk Assessment Forum (RAF) Technical Panel […]

News from the CEQA Working Group

     CEQA Reform Effort Moves Forward as SB 731 Passes Out of Committee    _________________________________________________________________________   Today SB 731, Senator Steinberg’s CEQA reform bill, passed out of the Senate Environmental Quality Committee. We are encouraged by this progress, and recognize that SB 731 is a good starting point, but that we have a long negotiation process […]

Integral Consulting Moves New York Office to 61 Broadway

  Integral Consulting Moves New York Office to 61 Broadway     The new office address is: Integral Consulting Inc. 61 Broadway, Suite 1601 New York, NY 10006   The main phone number, fax number, and e-mail addresses for Integral staff remain the same. 212.962.4301 (Main) 212.962.4302 (Fax) Science and engineering firm Integral Consulting has […]