Port of Redwood City Annual RePort to the Community

Port of Redwood City Annual RePort to the Community       www.redwoodcityport.com                                                               September 2016 We are pleased to present our annual RePort  to the Community. […]

WATCH: Prop 53 is dangerous

No on Prop 53 has launched their first TV ads today, featuring firefighters throughout the state. More than 250 public safety, local government, family farmers, business, labor and environmental leaders have joined in opposition against Prop 53, including the Bay Planning Coalition. Prop 53 allows residents in faraway regions — like San Diego or LA […]

New EBMUD Water Pipes Delivered to Berkeley Oakland Hills by Helicopter

OAKLAND – Today, the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) airlifted nearly 2,500 feet of pipe to the Berkeley Oakland Hills just north of the Claremont Hotel. This is a first for EBMUD. “Our pipes and drinking water traverse every street and hill of the East Bay. It’s a challenging area and sometimes upgrading our […]

Port of Oakland Commissioner Receives Award for Service to City

P R E S S    R E L E A S E  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Port of Oakland Commissioner honored for service to City Ces Butner one of four to receive Oakland Legacy Award  Oakland, Calif. – Sept. 16, 2016: Port of Oakland Commissioner Cestra “Ces” Butner has been honored with the Oakland Legacy Award. […]

200 Volunteers Expected at Port of Oakland for Coastal Cleanup

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Coastal cleanup volunteers to pitch in at Port of Oakland shoreline 200 volunteers expected to tackle trash Oakland, Calif.– September 15, 2016: Over 60,000 Californians are expected to clean up beaches and waterways for the annual California Coastal Cleanup […]

Definitive Guide to PortFest on October 1, 2016

  Your Definitive Guide to PortFest Saturday, October 1   Plan Your PortFest Day Activities  The Hitmen play from 11 a.m. to  1 p.m.   Saturday, October 1, 2016. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission and free parking.     9:00 a.m. Public Participation Activity:  City Tree Planting, grassy Traffic Circle near parking lot […]

Port of Redwood City CURRENTS Newsletter for September 8, 2016

      www.redwoodcityport.com                                                 September 8, 2016 Redwood City Part of International Coastal Cleanup Day International Coastal Cleanup WHAT: The International Coastal Cleanup is the world’s largest volunteer effort for our ocean and […]

The ‘Blue Silicon Valley’ Emerges from the ‘Serengeti of the Sea’ – Town Hall Meeting on September 21, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 7, 2016 Contact: Tony Livoti Monterey Bay International Trade Association / TradePort Tel.: (831) 335-4780   tlivoti@mbita.org The ‘Blue Silicon Valley’ Emerges from the ‘Serengeti of the Sea’ Sometimes referred to as the ‘Serengeti of the Sea’, the one-of-a-kind Monterey Bay of California is now embracing a new name, the ˜Blue […]

Steps You Can Take to Protect Local Control

More than 200 of California’s most respected state and local organizations representing public safety leaders, local governments, business, labor, civil rights groups, environmentalists, farmers and taxpayers have all come out in strong opposition to Prop 53. That’s because the measure will erode local control and hurt the development of vital infrastructure our communities need. We need […]

New NOAA Community-based Marine Debris Removal Grant Opportunity

The NOAA Marine Debris Program has just announced the opening of the FY17 Community-based Marine Debris Removal federal funding opportunity. This opportunity provides funding to support locally-driven, marine debris assessment and removal projects that will benefit coastal habitat, waterways, and NOAA trust resources. Funding for this purpose comes through the NOAA Marine Debris Program. Projects awarded […]