Corps 101

  In September, 2012 BPC’s workshop series kicked off with Corps 101!! Resource Guide: Videos of the workshop, speaker materials, and important links are all on this page.   Workshop Objectives: 1)    Familiarize people with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) roles and responsibilities 2)    Explain Corps’ organizational structure. 3)    Discuss the Corps’ […]

Ballast Water Briefing

Thank you to all Ballast Water Briefing Presenters & Attendees for making the June 7 briefing a great event! Stay tuned for more information on BPC’s next event… BPC BW Briefing June 7 – Background information on the topic & briefing Ballast Water – June 7 Agenda Briefing Slides – Ballast Water & Invasive Species USCG […]

2012 BPC Workshop Series Overview

Bay Planning Coalition leads by bringing key players together to develop solutions that keep bay projects moving and working to produce more jobs. Our efforts support our mission to ensure that commerce, recreation, and the natural environment thrive in the San Francisco Bay-Delta region. BPC’s Workshop Series 2012 consisted of workshops held to provide a […]

LTMS and Nutrients: What are the Implications for the Bay’s Future?

Our last workshop in the Jobs, They Help All of Us! WORKSHOP SERIES 2011 took place on Wednesday, November 30 at the URS office (1333 Broadway) in Oakland, California. WORKSHOP VIDEO       WORKSHOP PROGRAM –  Download Program PDF TOPICS: Bay Area Dredging: Addressing Effects of Changing Regulations Dredging and LTMS: Can We Meet […]

Regional Government and Regulatory Agencies – Is This Going to Work for the Business Community?

Our second workshop in the Jobs, They Help All of Us! WORKSHOP SERIES 2011 took place on September 14 at the URS office in Oakland, California. WORKSHOP PROGRAM & VIDEOS TOPICS Regional Government and Regulatory Agencies – Is This Going to Work for the Business Community? BAAQMD, BCDC, ABAG and MTC, it is more than […]

Is California Earthquake Tsunami Prepared?

Our first workshop in the Jobs, They Help All of Us! WORKSHOP SERIES 2011 took place on July 21 at the PG&E headquarters in San Francisco. The recent tragedy in Japan has heightened local awareness—yet again—of the possibility of earthquake,  tsunami,  or other natural disasters in California. It has been a sobering reminder of our vulnerability. Are […]

2011 BPC Workshop Series Overview

The 2011 workshop series includes three half day workshops to provide a forum for constructive dialogue on Bay management topics that require conversation, collaboration and problem-solving. Bay Planning Coalition is a leader in bringing key players together to develop solutions to keeping bay projects moving, and working to produce more jobs. Our efforts support our […]

BPC Workshop Series Sponsorship Opportunities

WORKSHOP SERIES 2011 includes three half-day workshops to provide a forum for constructive dialogue on Bay management topics that require conversation, collaboration and problem-solving. Sponsors make these workshops possible. By becoming a sponsor, you will be investing in the Bay’s future and helping to ensure that BPC continues to offer access and advocacy on behalf […]

Economic Recovery, Infrastructure Funding and Air Quality

Our second workshop in our Keeping Bay Projects Moving!WORKSHOP SERIES 2010, held on Wednesday, September 15, Economic Recovery, Infrastructure Funding and Air Quality: Progress or Impasse? was another great dialogue on where we are currently in regards to infrastructure construction and air quality regulation and where we can go next. Workshop 2 Sponsors: WORKSHOP 2: […]

Sea Level Change Adaptation Strategies

Our Keeping Bay Projects Moving! WORKSHOP SERIES 2010 concluded with Workshop 3: Wednesday, November 17 – Sea Level Change Adaptation Strategies: Innovations for the Bay’s Future. It was another in-depth look at what’s been happening at the local, regional, and state levels in shoreline vulnerability assessments, risk management decision-making tools, and the BCDC Bay Plan […]