SF Bay Restoration Authority — Governing Board Meeting for 7/23/14 has been Canceled

The Governing Board Meeting of the SF Bay Restoration Authority scheduled for July 23, 2014 has been Canceled. Please see the SF Bay Restoration Authority Meeting Schedule for information about future upcoming meetings.

Public Hearing Notice: Proposed Final 2015-2020 Ferry Fare Program

A copy of this notice is available at sanfranciscobayferry.com.     Public Hearing Notice:  Proposed Final FY 2015-2020 Fare Program Notice is hereby given that the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) Board of Directors will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the WETA Administrative Offices, Pier 9, Suite #111, […]

BCDC Commission Meeting Cancellation Notice for August 7, 2014

On July 18, 2014, BCDC posted on its website (www.bcdc.ca.gov) the Commission Meeting Cancellation Notice, information about BCDC, the Bay, and other issues relevant to the Commission at: http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/2014/0718Supplemental.shtml You may also find information about BCDC Commission meetings at any time on the BCDC website at: http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/cm_mtng.shtml

Energy News for July 22, 2014

Fuel Fix: Foxx: Feds likely to seek comprehensive safety plan for oil cars USA Today: EIA: Exporting crude, oil products helps U.S. reduce trade deficit

California Drought and Water News for July 21, 2014

Tracy Press: Op Ed: BDCP a scientifically sound solution for water shortage Associated Press: California drought: Is brown the new green? Los Angeles Times: Coalition forms to manage California’s groundwater Associated Press: California Drought: Lack of water hinders California’s clean energy goals Stockton Record: Drought takes toll on S.J. groundwater Fresno Bee: West-side San Joaquin Valley water calamity may be unfolding […]

Dredged Material Management Office (DMMO) Meeting — July 23, 2014

Click here to view the  agenda for the Dredged Material Management Office (DMMO) meeting on July 23, 2014.  Please review the DMMO web page at http://www.spn.usace.army.mil/Missions/DredgingWorkPermits.aspx for changes to this agenda.

California Drought and Water News for July 18, 2014

San Francisco Chronicle: Wasting water? Fear ratting neighbors, not relentless cops Pro Publica: State halts injection of fracking waste at 11 sites Sacramento Business Journal: Farmers oppose drought-inspired groundwater regs Hanford Sentinel: Stratford well failure could be an early-warning sign  

USFWS Proposes Policy Regarding Voluntary Prelisting Conservation Actions

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has developed a proposed policy that would give landowner credit for pre-listing voluntary conservation actions for at risk species. Click here for more information on the draft policy.

Energy News for July 18, 2014

The New Orleans Times-Picayune: White House should abandon “irrational” energy strategy, API’s Gerard says Bloomberg: API: U.S. crude, fuel imports hit lowest June level since 1993 Engineering News-Record: Alaska’s multibillion-dollar LNG project enters pre-FEED phase

California Capitol Hill Bulletin – July 17, 2014

CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE: Technology: House Passes Permanent Extension of Internet Sales Tax Ban Transportation: House Passes Highway Trust Fund Bill Appropriations: House Committee Reports FY15 Interior & Environment Funding Immigration: Senate Homeland Security Continues Hearings On Border Issue Science And R&D: House Science Examines Fusion Energy Program Tourism: House Energy & Commerce Reports Travel […]