CEQA Working Group Responds to SB 731 (Steinberg) Amendments

  CEQA Working Group Responds to SB 731 (Steinberg) Amendments   The CEQA Working Group is a broad coalition of local government, business, transportation, transit, schools, hospitals, and other organizations that have come together to support meaningful CEQA reform this year. The coalition issued the following statement in response to the amendments made to SB […]

California Capitol Hill Bulletin from the California Institute for Federal Policy Research

California Institute for Federal Policy Research   California Capitol Hill Bulletin Volume 20, Bulletin 11 – April 18, 2013[online/pdf] To expand communications between Washington and California, the California Institute provides periodic bulletins regarding current activity on Capitol Hill that affects our state.  Bulletins are published weekly during sessions of Congress, and occasionally during other periods.  […]

Pacific Maritime News Online, April 23, 2013

           APRIL 2013   Pacific Maritime Magazine PRINT EDITION April 2013 Issue            Improved Lighting Technology Supports Port Sustainability   By Ryan Hertel    Each seaport – no matter the location – has a unique set of geographic, political, community, operational, and financial circumstances that shape and […]

Press Release from the Port of Oakland

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Scott Yamasaki, Airport Spokesperson Oakland International Airport (510) 563-2892 syamasaki@portoakland.com   Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com            OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT CELEBRATES EARTH DAY Celebration featured Environmental Awards […]

Bay Area Business Coalition Sends Comment Letter to ABAG, MTC on Draft Plan Bay Area

BCDC Meeting Documents Posted on Website

On April 19, 2013 BCDC posted the following information on its website: For the Commission meeting scheduled on May 2, 2013: Meeting Notice Listing of Pending Administrative Matters  Report of Permit Applications and Federal Consistency Actions, Including Amendment Requests, Received for Processing  Introducing Plan Bay Area:  Strategy for a Sustainable Region – Agenda Item 8 Staff Report […]

Press Release from the Port of Redwood City

  Port of  Redwood City    PRESS RELEASE April 22, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Mike Giari, Executive Director 650-306-4150 Port of Redwood City   Port Makes Presentation to City Council Tonight (April 22)      The Port of Redwood City Draft 10-Year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) and Update on the Wharves 1&2 Reconstruction Project […]

April 19 Issue of ACWA News Is Available

The April 19 issue of ACWA News is now available online, with stories on the keynote speakers and programs scheduled for next month’s ACWA Spring Conference & Exhibition, case studies on chromium 6 removal from drinking water, and an update on the Save Our Water education program. Other highlights this issue: ACWA Outlines Priorities for […]

Weiss Associates Wins As-Needed Environmental Compliance Contract at the Port of Oakland

Weiss Associates, one of northern California’s most respected environmental consulting firms and a Certified Small Business, has been awarded an estimated $600K contract with the Port of Oakland to provide Environmental Compliance Consulting for the Port’s Oakland seaport, the Oakland International Airport, and commercial real estate along the Oakland Estuary. Weiss has had a long-standing […]

State Water Boards Notice of Adoption Hearing, Notice of Opportunity to Comment