Transportation News for October 7, 2014

Contra Costa Times: City, BART officials call Measure BB ‘last chance’ for Livermore extension  San Francisco Chronicle: Ferry strike reminds us again we must ban public transit strikes  Herald Online: Fitch to Take Various Rating Actions on Bay Area Toll Auth (CA), Toll Bridge Rev Bds

Dredged Material Management Office (DMMO) Meeting — October 8, 2014

Click here for the agenda for the DMMO meeting on October 8, 2014. Please review the DMMO web page at http://www.spn.usace.army.mil/Missions/DredgingWorkPermits.aspx for changes to this agenda.

BCDC Commission Meeting Notice for October 16, 2014

BCDC has posted on its website (http://www.bcdc.ca.gov) the Commission Meeting Notice for its October 16, 2014 meeting, information about BCDC, the Bay, and other issues relevant to the Commission at http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/2014/1003Supplemental.shtml You may also find information about BCDC Commission meetings at any time on its website at http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/cm_mtng.shtml. If you have questions or concerns about BCDC activities, […]

Bay Delta Conservation Plan eNewletter for October 3, 2014: The Bay Delta Conservation Plan Benefits the Ecosystem

October 3, 2014   The Bay Delta Conservation Plan Benefits the Ecosystem The Bay Delta Conservation Plan offers a holistic approach to improve the ecological health of the imperiled Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, one that is rooted in biological goals and objectives. It is a significant departure from previous state and federal efforts to address one […]

Tour of the Silicon Valley Advanced Water Purification Center

Tour the Silicon Valley Advanced Water Purification Center and learn what’s new in water efficiency and industrial storm water management.  Weiss Associates takes part in a discussion of water efficiency and storm water management alongside the Santa Clara Valley Water District and the City of San Jose. The event, hosted by the Pacific Industrial and Business Association, will be followed by […]

Spare the Air Alert for Friday, October 3

Spare the Air Alert for October 3 A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Friday, October 3, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Concentrations of ground-level ozone pollution are forecast to be unhealthy tomorrow. Residents are encouraged to drive less and reduce their energy use tomorrow and every day so pollution levels are lower, preventing […]

Port of San Francisco Executive Director Monique Moyer Speaking at International Trade Breakfast

     US import and export supply chain strategies are now spanning more countries than ever encouraging companies to become more international in order to drive their future growth. For businesses to compete internationally, they must save time and achieve working capital efficiencies. Speakers This event will answer the critical questions inherent in these goals: How […]

San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority — Governing Board Meeting Schedule 2014 — Revised

San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority — Governing Board Meeting Schedule 2014 — Revised Meeting Schedule Meeting Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Meeting Location: California State Coastal Conservancy 1330 Broadway, 11th Floor Conference Room Oakland, California 94612 For additional information or to confirm meeting time and location, please contact: Clerk of the Governing Board, (510) […]

Bay-Delta Science Conference – Early Bird Registration Due by October 7th

8th Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference – Register Now! October 28-30, 2014 Sacramento Convention Center 1400 J Street, Sacramento, California   The Biennial Bay-Delta Science Conference is a forum for presenting technical analyses and results relevant to the Delta Science Program’s mission to provide the best possible, unbiased, science-based information for water and environmental decision-making in […]

San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Bulletin for October 1, 2014: New Funding Sources, Events, and More!

                      THE BULLETIN         timely news from the SFBJV   October 1, 2014        DOING SOMETHING ABOUT IT …     There is no doubt that birds are in trouble!!  The release of the State of the Birds 2014 report in September, included a watch list identifying 233 of […]