SAVE THE DATE: San Francisco Leadership Roundtable meeting for Plan Bay Area

SAVE THE DATE: San Francisco Leadership Roundtable meeting for Plan Bay Area, Friday September 14, 1-3pm The San Francisco County Transportation Authority is convening a San Francisco Leadership Roundtable for the Plan Bay Area (Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy) process on Friday, September 14, from 1 to 3 pm at Authority offices, 1455 Market Street, […]

ACWA e-News for Aug. 22, 2012

ACWA’s e-Newsletter is a weekly roundup of California water news and events. Governor Declares Emergencies in 3 Counties Due to Wildfires Submitted by Lisa Lien-Mager on Wed, 08/22/2012 – 2:01pm   Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Aug. 22 in Plumas, Shasta and Tehama counties in the wake of wildfires that have destroyed […]

ACWA Workshop: Continuing Legal Education

  Register Today!  ACWA Continuing Legal Education Workshop is at Napa Valley Marriot, on October 4-5, 2012!  Risk Management in the 21st Century Not just for lawyers, this workshop will include topics on: Employment law Public pensions The risks and rewards of accessing and viewing employees’ online activities The legal and technical concerns of electronically […]

San Francisco Bay Joint Venture: Newsletter, August 21st

    San Francisco Bay Joint Venture          UPDATE August 21 2012 header photo by Karen Taylor                                                 Have you visited our Facebook Page yet?   Please do and “like us“!   […]

IRWMP Projects – New deadline, Sept. 7th

As you may know, the Bay Area Integrated Regional Water Management Plan is currently being updated.  As part of this process, the Plan will include proposed projects for water resources management in the Bay Area.  These proposed projects are due September 7 and can either be new projects, or can be updated versions of projects already […]

Chevron: Help Center to be Opened

  Chevron is opening a help center in North Richmond on Wednesday, August 22 through Friday August 24, to assist residents who want to file claims related to the August 6, 2012 incident.   Help Center Location: North Richmond Community Senior Citizen Center 515 Silver Avenue Richmond, CA 94801   Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. […]

State Water Resources Control Board: Notice of Adoption Hearing

Below is a Notice of Adoption Hearing on the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Statewide Storm Water Permit Waste Discharge Requirements forState of California Departmentof Transportation Tentative Order. notice _adoptin caltrans   The Adoption Hearing is scheduled for September 19, 2012.   The Notice is also posted at: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/water_issues/programs/stormwater/docs/caltrans/notice_adoption091912.pdf

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic Commentary

The highlights from the current Wells Fargo update are below: Economic Growth Remains in Positive Territory · The heavy week of economic indicators continues to reflect slow but steady economic growth. One positive surprise was the stronger-than-expected increase in retail sales in July. The retail sales “control group” showed a solid gain on the month, […]

Pacific Maritime Article: Port of Oakland Container Traffic up Slightly

See what the Pacific Maritime has to say about the Port of Oakland container traffic!

ACWA News: August 17

The Aug. 17, 2012, issue of ACWA News is now available here. Highlights in this issue: Legislature Returns for Final Days of Session Delta Stewardship Council to Release Final Draft Delta Plan ACWA Board of Directors Discusses Delta, Water Bond New Schedule Debuts at ACWA Fall Conference Members Hear the Latest on Irrigated Lands Issues