Press Release from the Port of Oakland: Executive Director Retires

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2012   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 Executive Director Retires Nov. 12, 2012, OAKLAND, CA — […]

Press Release from the Port of Oakland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2012     Media Contact: Isaac Kos-Read Director of External Affairs ikos-read@portoakland.com 510-627-1565    Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com             Update from the Acting Executive Director of the Port of Oakland Focused on progress toward financial sustainability and maintaining […]

Press Release: Statement from Port of Oakland’s Acting Executive Director

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 25, 2012 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                Statement from Port of Oakland Acting Executive Director […]

Port of Oakland Press Release #2, Oct. 19, 2012

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 19, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Robert Bernardo, Communications Manager Port of Oakland (510) 627-1401 rbernardo@portoakland.com   Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com         Port of Oakland Announces Important Management Assignments Oakland, CA – […]

Port of Oakland Press Release Oct. 19, 2012

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 19, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Media Contact: Isaac Kos-Read, Director of External Affairs Port of Oakland (510) 627-1565 ikos-read@portoakland.com    Stay Connected with the Port of Oakland, Your Port, Your Partner.      www.portofoakland.com           Port of Oakland Places Maritime Director […]

Port of Redwood City’s PortFest Wins Industry Award

Press Release   Contact:  Mike Giari, Executive Director, 650-306-4150 or mgiari@redwoodcityport.com Port of Redwood City’s PortFest Wins Industry Award               The Port of Redwood City’s annual “PortFest” has been awarded a special recognition by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), to be presented Oct. 24th  at its 101st annual convention in Mobile, Alabama. […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland Accelerates Action on Alleged Improper Expenditures

P R E S S    R E L E A S E October 18, 2012 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 Accelerates Action on Alleged Improper Expenditures Oakland, Calif. […]

News Release: $6.5 Million for San Francisco Bay Water Quality and Habitats

EPA Awards $6.5 Million for Ten Projects to Restore San Francisco Bay Water Quality and Habitats Release Date: 10/17/2012Contact Information: David Yogi, yogi.david@epa.gov, (415) 972-3350 Cutting pollution and restoring wetlands critical to improving water quality SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is awarding $6.5 million in grants to state and local agencies, and […]

Press Release from the Port of Oakland on Improper Expenditure Investigation

Yesterday (Monday, October 15), the Port of Oakland Board of Port Commissioners passed a resolution authorizing the Port to retain independent outside legal counsel to aid the on-going investigation into allegations of improper expenditures (please see press release below). This independent outside counsel is necessary to conduct a thorough and impartial investigation so that the […]

2012 Shell/MEF Run for Education a Success

10th Annual Shell/MEF Run for Education Raises $51,000 for Martinez Schools            MARTINEZ — Sunday’s 10th Annual Shell/MEF 5k/10k Run for Education was a huge success, raising approximately $51,000 for the Martinez Education Foundation, far above the 2011 total of $45,000. At the grandstand in Martinez’s Main Street Plaza, Shell Martinez Refinery General Manager […]