BAAQMD Adopts New Air Quality CEQA Compliance Guidelines for Construction

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) Adopts New Air Quality CEQA Compliance Guidelines for Construction. On June 2, BAAQMD unanimously adopted “thresholds of significance”.  These are numeric air pollution thresholds to be used in the land use review process by local government in deciding whether to require  builders/project sponsors to conduct studies on ways […]

Federal Legislation H.R. 4844

On March 15, 2010 federal legislation, H.R.4844, was introduced in the House of Representatives by Congressmen Boustany and Stupak “To ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance.”  Bay Planning Coalition encourages support for this bill to ensure necessary funding for dredging and a safe and reliable navigation […]