Press Release: Brown Administration Releases Economic Report on Bay Delta Conservation Plan

  Media Contact: Nancy Vogel, (916) 651-7512 nancy.vogel@water.ca.gov   Brown Administration Releases Draft Statewide Economic Report of Costs, Benefits of Bay Delta Conservation Plan Report Shows Overall Net Benefits of Roughly $5 Billion; More than 500,000 Jobs Tied to Reliability of Delta Water Supplies   SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A new economic analysis of the costs […]

CEQA Working Group Press Release

White House & ACWA News Releases: President Announces Nominations to Key Administration Posts, Including Dept. of the Interior

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release July 30, 2013 President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts: Michael L. Connor – Deputy Secretary, Department of the Interior Robert Blake – Ambassador to the […]

New PIANC Publication Available – Injection Dredging

Press Release from the Port of Redwood City

Finalists Announced in ‘Name Redwood City’s  New Fireboat Contest’  Community Invited to Unveiling at Port August 10 Contact: Stan Maupin, Deputy Chief   Redwood City Fire Department 650-780-7400   The Redwood City Fire Department asked our community’s kids to offer their best names for the City’s new fireboat – and more than 100 came through […]

Port of Oakland Press Release

PORT OF OAKLAND TO CREATE NEW MEGA-TERMINALTO ENHANCE COMPETITIVENESS  Port Settles Litigation To Achieve Long-Term Revenue Stability And Jobs Oakland, CA – July 18, 2013 – Today the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners unanimously approved a litigation settlement agreement with SSA Terminals, LLC and SSA Terminals (Oakland), LLC (collectively, “SSAT”), one of the Port’s major […]

Port of Oakland Welcomes New Commissioner

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contact: Isaac Kos-Read Director of External Affairs (510) 627-1565 ikos-read@portoakland.com    Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com       PORT OF OAKLAND WELCOMES NEW COMMISSIONER MICHAEL COLBRUNO Commissioner Colbruno sworn in […]

Labor Unions and Chevron Reach Agreement on Refinery Modification Project

For Immediate Release June 27,  2013 Labor Unions and Chevron Reach Agreement to Build Refinery Modernization Project Chevron Richmond Project expected to reduce emissions, create up to 1,000 union construction jobs Richmond, Calif. (xx, 2013) – Contra Costa County Building and Construction Trade Union labor leaders entered into a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) with Chevron […]

Press Release: Port of Redwood City Wins Award for Its Year-Long 75th Anniversary Celebration in 2012

PRESS RELEASE   May 31, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Mike Giari, Executive Director 650-306-4150 Port of Redwood City 26 Ports to Receive Awards in AAPA’s 2013 Communications Competition Port of Redwood City Wins Award for Its Year-Long 75th Anniversary Celebration in 2012   The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), a trade association representing […]

Press Release: New Self Unloading Ship with Latest Technology Calls at Port of Redwood City

PRESS RELEASE   May 29, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Mike Giari, Executive Director 650-306-4150 Port of Redwood City New Self Unloading Ship with Latest Technology Calls at Port of Redwood City   Employing the latest leading edge technology, a new bulk ship, The CSL Tecumseh, made its maiden voyage to the Port of Redwood […]