“San Francisco Bay Coalition” Sends New Letter Regarding Beneficial Use Pilot Program

On June 21, a coalition of organizations including BPC, the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC), the Coastal Conservancy, Save The Bay and The Bay Institute sent a letter to Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris and Congressmen Jeff Denham and John Garamendi reiterating its earlier request that the Restoring San Francisco Bay’s […]

ART Bay Area June 19 Meeting Recap

  Adapting to Rising Tides (ART) Bay Area Richmond Meeting Recap   Greetings ART Bay Area Regional Working Group (RWG),   Thanks very much to those of you who were able to join us in Richmond (or tune in online) on Tuesday, June 19th. The group’s insights and questions during the breakout sessions helped us […]

BCDC Commission meeting on April 19, 2018 — Agenda and Documents

Please click on the link below for the agenda and updated materials associated with the upcoming BCDC Commission meeting on April 19, 2018: April 19, 2018 Commission Meeting Agenda   The links below are to various articles, reports, etc. that may be of interest: Frazier Bill to Fund Removal of Abandoned Commercial Vessels from Delta […]

BCDC Commission meeting on April 19, 2018 — Agenda and Documents

Commissioner, Alternates, Staff, and Members of the Public: Please click on the link below for the agenda and updated materials associated with the upcoming BCDC Commission meeting on April 19, 2018: April 19, 2018 Commission Meeting Agenda     This link will bring you to BCDC’s website for further information.  

REVISED San Francisco Bay Plan Amendment No. 1-17 and No. 2-17

To Whom It May Concern,   On July 20, 2017, the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission voted to initiate two amendments to the San Francisco Bay Plan. The first amendment would address the ramifications of climate change by updating several sections of the Bay Plan, including Fish, Other Aquatic Organisms and Wildlife, Tidal […]

BPC Presents 2018-2030 Strategic Plan at BCDC Commission Meeting

Senior Policy Associate Betty Kwan presented at the San Francisco Bay Conservation & Development Commission’s (BCDC) Commission meeting on January 4th. Executive Director Larry Goldzband invited BPC to introduce its strategic plan and framework for 2018-2030, which were newly updated at BPC’s Strategic Planning Retreat in November 2017. Betty talked about the organization’s two strategic […]

BPC Prepares to Address BCDC Regarding Our Updated Strategic Plan

Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) Executive Director Larry Goldzband has invited BPC CEO John Coleman to make a special presentation at BCDC’s January 4 commission meeting regarding the strategic planning goals developed at BPC’s Strategic Planning Retreat in Monterey in early November. A key part of the presentation will be sharing the two updated […]

BPC Calls for Further Dialogue at BCDC Enforcement Meeting Regarding Westpoint Harbor

BPC staff attended the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) Enforcement Committee meeting on November 16 regarding a public hearing and possile vote on the Executive Director’s Recommended Enforcement Decision against Mark Sanders and Westpoint Harbor LLC, of which he serves as president. The decision includes cease and desist and civil penalty orders. […]

BCDC October 5, 2017 Commission Meeting

October 5, 2017 Commission Meeting Notice Applications for Permits, Federal Consistency Actions, and Amendments Enforcement Committee’s Recommended Enforcement Decision Regarding Bridgeway 558 Real Property, LLC; Proposed Stipulated Cease and Desist and Civil Penalty Order No. CDO 2017.02 Proposed Stipulated Cease and Desist and Civil Penalty Order No. CDO 2017.02 Violation Report Index of Administrative Record […]

BCDC September 7, 2017 Commission Meeting

  Greetings Commissioners, Staff, and Public:   September 7, 2017 Commission Meeting Notice Staff Report and Recommendation on a Contract with Contra Costa County to Provide Staff Support and Expertise in the Development of a Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Plan for the East Portion of Contra Costa County Staff Report and Recommendation on a Contract […]