Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs

TOP TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEMBERS INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN BILL TO PROTECT CLEAN WATER, CREATE AMERICAN JOBS May 18, 2017 Press Release For Immediate Release: May 18, 2017 Contact: Jen Gilbreath Adler (DeFazio), 202-225-4472 Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs Washington, D.C. — Today, Ranking Member of the House Committee […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland begins project to raise height of four cranes

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PHOTO LINK BELOW: The crane out of line on the right will be raised first. Port of Oakland begins project to raise height of four cranes In nine months, 366-foot giants will be 27-feet taller, reaching higher above ships Oakland, Calif. – May […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland gains from trend: more cargo, fewer ships

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Port of Oakland gains from trend: more cargo, fewer ships Larger vessels arrive here; fewer diesel emissions, no berth crowding Oakland, Calif. – May 12, 2017: A shipping industry trend toward bigger, more efficient container vessels is paying off at […]

Port of Redwood City Press Release: Port Commission Approves Lease Agreement with California Canoe & Kayak

Port Commission Approves Lease Agreement with California Canoe & Kayak               California Canoe & Kayak (CC&K) is coming to the Port of Redwood City to operate a retail store for the sale of kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, and related water recreation equipment and to offer kayak rentals and lessons. The company anticipates putting close […]

Port of Oakland Press Release: Trade expert says export growth key to U.S. economy

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Trade expert says export growth key to U.S. economy Port of Oakland singled out in speech to supply chain leaders Oakland, Calif. – April 25, 2017: A noted trade expert is calling for an export resurgence to stimulate the […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland Commissioner receives democracy award

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Port of Oakland Commissioner receives democracy award  League of Women Voters recognizes community leader Arabella Martinez   Oakland, Calif. – April 20, 2017: Port of Oakland Commissioner Arabella Martinez has received the Making Democracy Work award from the League of […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland exec says shipping line changes a good thing

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Port of Oakland exec says shipping line changes a good thing Bigger ships, new service, more efficient cargo handling Oakland, Calif. – April 17, 2017: A Port of Oakland executive is eager for changes in the way container shipping lines […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland import volume spiked 19 percent in March

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Port of Oakland import volume spiked 19 percent in March More cargo but fewer vessel calls; the upshot: less diesel exhaust, lower cost Oakland, Calif. – April 6, 2017: Port of Oakland import cargo volume increased 19 percent in […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland OKs $8.9 million over 20 years for solar power

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Port of Oakland OKs $8.9 million over 20 years for solar power Its electric utility will resell renewable energy to tenants at airport and seaport Oakland, Calif. – March 24, 2017: Port of Oakland Commissioners last night approved an […]

Press Release: Reclamation Announces the 2017 Water Supply Allocation for the Central Valley Project

Mid-Pacific Region Sacramento, Calif. MP-17-051 Media Contact: Russell Grimes, 916-978-5100, rwgrimes@usbr.gov For Immediate Release: March 22, 2017 Reclamation Announces the 2017 Water Supply Allocation for the Central Valley Project SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Bureau of Reclamation today announced the 2017 water supply allocation for the remaining Central Valley Project contractors. On Feb. 28, 2017, Reclamation […]