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 […]

It's the Giving Season… Bay Planning Coalition Matches Donations to Marine Science Institute

From the MSI website: “The Marine Science Institute was founded in 1970, around the time that the issue of water resources was becoming a major concern for many Bay Area inhabitants. The Institute’s philosophy was founded on the idea that putting students in direct physical contact with their local bay environment will help cultivate their […]

REMINDER: BPC Matches Donations to the Marine Science Institute!

A Special Announcement from the Bay Planning Coalition’s Board of Directors       We are offering a donation matching opportunity in partnership with BPC member the Marine Science Institute.  This bay area educational non-profit introduces thousands of our community’s children to the Bay, often facilitating students’ first hands-on interaction with their local marine environment.  […]

BPC’s Monthly Newsletter

Bay Planning Coalition October 2012 Newsletter     Hi friend of BPC, Happy Halloween, and happy fall! We hope you have had a happy, healthy and productive month. We certainly have! October flew by here at the Bay Planning Coalition. *** Energy and Water Nexus Summit The highlight of the month was our Energy and […]

BPC Executive Director John Coleman’s Presentation at the PIANC Conference in San Diego

Bay Planning Coalition’s Executive Director, John Coleman, gave a presentation on on “The Maritime Economy in Northern California,” on October 25, 2012 at the PIANC’s Dredging 2012 conference in San Diego .   Click to view the slides in PDF: The Maritime Economy in Northern California

Press Release: Energy and Water Nexus Summit

    PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                            Contact:  John Coleman, 415-397-2293 Date:  October 17, 2012                                                                                          john@bayplannningcoalition.org     Energy and Water Nexus Summit Strategic Infrastructure to Support the Movement of Goods     San Francisco, CA — The Bay Planning Coalition […]

The Bay Planning Coalition announces its support for the No on F – Save Hetch Hetchy campaign

  The Bay Planning Coalition supports the efforts of the No of F – Save Hetch Hetchy campaign. Ballot measure F, the “Water Sustainability and Environmental Restoration Planning Act of 2012,” proposes that San Franciscans vote in November 2012 to spend millions of taxpayer dollars to develop a plan to destroy the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir- […]

Bay Planning Coalition’s September 2012 Newsletter!

            BPC’s September 2012 Newsletter       Hello and Happy Fall from the Bay Planning Coalition! It’s been a great month! We have officially kicked off the 2012 Workshop Series with September 19’s Corps 101 Workshop, an introduction to the US Army Corps of Engineers. Joseph Calcara, South Pacific […]

BPC PRESS RELEASE – Ballast Water Briefing June 7, 2012

PRESS RELEASE   From:    Bay Planning Coalition                 John Coleman                 Phone  (415) 397-2293                 Email:  john@bayplanningcoalition.org June 1, 2012 The Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) will be holding a Ballast Water Briefing on Thursday June 7th in downtown Oakland from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m..  The Briefing will facilitate dialogue between stakeholders in the maritime and […]

Congratulations to Will Travis

The Bay Planning Coalition would like to congratulate former BCDC Executive Director Will Travis on his new role as the Senior Policy Advisor to the Joint Policy Committee.