Bay+Delta+Water Conference Highlights

Bay+Delta+Water Conference Highlights View this email in your browser   Milestone Conference Brings Bay, Delta Decision-Makers Together on Freshwater Flows   Congressman George Miller gives his keynote address at the Bay+Delta+Water conference.   More than 200 elected officials, agency leaders and community advocates from the San Francisco Bay & Delta regions convened on September 24th […]

Energy News for October 1, 2014

The Hill: API: Feds’ timeline for rail tank car phaseout, retrofit isn’t feasible Oil & Gas Journal: EPA report shows oil, gas methane emissions reduction, API says Fuel Fix: U.S. condensate exports may have hit 400,000 barrels in July

Oakland Global Newsletter – September 2014

  OAKLAND GLOBAL NEWS Monthly Updates on the Oakland Global Trade & Logistics Center Project     Oakland Global News, September 2014   Dear Reader,     Oakland Global News is a monthly newsletter for readers interested in staying current as the Oakland Global Trade & Logistics Center (former Oakland Army Base) project evolves.   […]

California Water & Drought News for September 30, 2014

Fox 40 Sacramento: Water Year 2014 Ends Tomorrow as One of the Driest Ever Los Angeles Times: California drought and climate warming: Studies find no clear link San Jose Mercury News: Study: California drought linked to greenhouse gases, climate change RT: California drought may leave entire communities with no water in 2 months Stanford News: Causes of California drought linked […]

The Pacific Current for September 2014 – New Speakers Announced for 11/6 Seminar, APP Executive Committee Addition, Port News

The Pacific Current  September 30, 2014 Register today to join us in San Diego, California for our Fly-in Fly-out Seminar, “Land Use at Pacific Ports: Balancing Trade, Industrial, and Community Needs,” on Thursday, November 6th.   Be sure to act soon! Early registration ends October 16.See below for new information on guest speakers and additional event details. […]

ACWA Informational Materials on the 2014 Water Bond – Proposition 1

The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) has prepared a compliation of informational materials on the 2014 Water Bond – Proposition 1. Please find links to these informational materials below: What’s in 2014 Water Bond Proposition 1 – Infographic  2014 Water Bond Toolkit Fact Sheet  List of Proposition 1 Supporters

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on the National Freight Transportation Strategy

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on the national freight transportation strategy. The report recommends that Congress should consider clarifying the purpose of the primary freight network and revise the current mileage limit requirements. It also recommends that the Department of Transportation (DOT) clarify the federal role for mitigating local freight-related congestion. (Excerpt […]