San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Bulletin for December 3, 2014

Click here to view the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Bulletin for December 3, 2014 for all of the latest news and updates from the SFBJV.

Free Seminar on Delta Water Flows – December 2, 2014

Public Workshop: Instream Flow in Delta Tributaries The Sacramento – San Joaquin Delta Conservancy is hosting a public education workshop on the role of instream flow in creating healthy riverine ecosystems in tributaries to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. The workshop will focus on current efforts in the tributary watersheds and information that can be used […]

Transportation News for December 1, 2014

San Francisco Chronicle: Developer land deal will enlarge East Bay park  KTVU: New Bay Bridge demolition plans could preserve piers  San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Bridge officials want to leave old piers  San Francisco Chronicle: When the flow of traffic was all aboard the ferries  San Francisco Chronicle: New Bay Bridge plan: Turn piers into park

Spare the Air Alert for November 27

Spare the Air Alert for November 27 A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Thursday, November 27, in the San Francisco Bay Area. See the Alert below for more information.  

BCDC Commission Meeting Agenda Items for December 4, 2014 Meeting and Other Issues Relevant to the Commission

BCDC has posted on its website (http://www.bcdc.ca.gov) information about BCDC, the Bay, and other issues relevant to the Commission at  http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/2014/1121Supplemental.shtml You may also find information about BCDC Commission meetings at any time on our website at  http://www.bcdc.ca.gov/meetings/commission/cm_mtng.shtml. Agenda Items for the December 4, 2014 Commission Meeting can be found here. If you have questions […]

SFEI Aquatic Science Center Fall 2014 Newsletter

In October, I was honored to be selected to lead the San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI). The Institute brings a solid, twenty-year track record of delivering quality science to inform and improve decisions by our leaders on complex environmental issues. SFEI’s scientists and technologists are impressive both individually and collectively. Their programs and products address today’s […]

How to Get Involved in Bay Area Transportation Planning

        How to Get Involved in Bay Area Transportation Planning Benicia-Martinez Bridge at Sunset. (Photo by Tom Paiva)   Are you curious about how to get involved in the Bay Area’s transportation planning decisions but not sure where to begin? Then check out MTC’s Draft 2015 Public Participation Plan, which spells out how we […]

Spare the Air Alert for November 26, 2014

Spare the Air Alert for November 26 A Spare the Air Alert is in effect, Wednesday, November 26, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Follow the link below for more information. Spare the Air Alert for November 26, 2014 

Spare the Air Alert for November 25, 2014

Spare the Air Alert for November 25 A Spare the Air Alert is in effect,Tuesday, November 25, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Follow the link below for more information. Spare the Air Alert for November 25, 2014  

Briscoe Ivester & Bazel LLP November 2014 Newsletter: Court Rules That Constitution Does Not Empower Federal Government To Regulate A Threatened Species Living Only Within One State

Newsletter November 24, 2014  COURT RULES THAT CONSTITUTION DOES NOT EMPOWER FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO REGULATE A THREATENED SPECIES LIVING ONLY WITHIN ONE STATE A federal district court in Utah has ruled in People for the Ethical Treatment of Property Owners v. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service that Congress’s constitutional power to regulate interstate commerce does […]