BPC Dredging & Beneficial Reuse Committee Meets with Corps on Strategic Placement Framework Study

Members of BPC’s Dredging & Beneficial Reuse Committee had the special opportunity to discuss the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) Draft Strategic Placement Framework Report with Corps staff on June 4. Craig Conner (Long Term Management Strategy Program Manager and Flood Risk Manager, San Francisco District) and Thomas Williams (Deputy District Engineer for […]

White House Proposes Shifting Corps Dredging to DOT

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Pacific Maritime Online Magazine for June 19, 2018

      SUBSCRIBE TO THE PRINT EDITION           INSIDE PACIFIC MARITIME MAGAZINE      Can You Dig It?   By Chris Philips, Managing Editor     In mid-April, Nancy McLernon, president and CEO of Organization for International Investment, wrote a piece for the Wall Street Journal in which she claimed that […]

ESTUARY News for June

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WRDA 2018 Legislation Introduced in House, Passes Unanimously in Senate Committee

On May 22 the U.S. Senate’s version of the Water Resources Development Act of 2018 (WRDA 2018), known in the Senate as America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, passed unanimously in the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee’s leaders introduced the bipartisan WRDA 2018 legislation on May […]

USDOE FY2019 Funds Advanced

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Appropriations Committee today advanced by a vote of 31-1, the FY2019 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act that funds U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) programs and critical infrastructure projects administered by the Army Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation. Army Corps of Engineers – $6.927 billion, $100 million above […]

DMMO Meeting Agenda for May 23, 2018

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BPC Submits Letter of Support for Coastal Conservancy’s Beneficial Use Pilot Program Proposal

On February 9, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) opened solicitation for proposals for the beneficial use of dredged material pilot program pursuant to Section 1122 of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016. Under the program, ten pilot project sites will be selected to maximize the beneficial placement of dredged material from […]

2018 Omnibus Numbers

BPC Welcome Luncheon for Lieutenant Colonel Travis J. Rayfield

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Lake Chalet Oakland, CA Bay Planning Coalition is honored to be holding a welcome luncheon for the new U.S. Army Corps of Engineers San Francisco District Commander, Lieutenant Colonel Travis J. Rayfield, on October 3rd in Oakland. We are seeking sponsors for this event and hope you will […]