2017 Dredging & Beneficial Reuse Workshop

BPC WORKSHOP Dredging and Beneficial Reuse Planning, Permitting, and Funding for 2018 November 13, 2017 Port of Oakland Join us for one of Bay Planning Coalition’s hallmark events! This year’s Dredging & Beneficial Reuse Workshop will provide attendees with the latest information on beneficial reuse opportunities around San Francisco Bay, a full status update on the highly-anticipated […]

DMMO – Agenda for September 20, 2017 Meeting

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WEDA Newsletter – August 2017

Newsletter – August 2017   We appreciate you taking the time to read the August 2017 edition of the WEDA Newsletter. As a loyal member or affiliate of WEDA, you are the driving force behind the association’s achievements and the reason for our ongoing commitment to use all feedback we receive and make necessary changes […]

DMMO Meeting Agenda for Aug 23, 2017

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BPC Voices Concerns, Recommendations on Dredging Study Presented to RMP

In 2016, the San Francisco Estuary Institute’s (SFEI) Regional Monitoring Program (RMP) approached Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) to receive input on developing the program’s dredger fee schedule for 2017-2019. As an organization that was founded on dredging issues in San Francisco Bay and a representative of the dredging industry in the region, BPC was excited […]

AB 388 Advances to Senate Committees

On March 13th, BPC joined a letter in support of Assembly Bill 388. AB 388 would allow wetland restoration projects involving the beneficial reuse of dredged material to be eligible for funds under the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund. AB 388 unanimously passed through the Assembly Committee on Natural Resources and Appropriations and is now in […]

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Consider San Francisco Bay Area as Potential Beneficial Use Pilot Program Site Under Section 1122 of the WIIN Act

On February 9th, BPC in collaboration with California State Coastal Conservancy, Save The Bay, San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC), and The Bay Institute, sent a joint letter to top officials at the Department of the Army and the US Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to request that the San Francisco Bay Area […]

WEDA Newsletter for May 2017

Newsletter – May 2017 Thank you for taking the time to read the May edition of the newsletter and for your support of the Western Dredging Association. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the upcoming Dredging Summit & Expo in Vancouver next month and have a few pre-conference tips to share: Registration If […]

Dredged Material Management Office – Meeting Agenda for April 5, 2017

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BPC Gains Congressional Support for Local Beneficial Reuse Projects

Click here to read the letter from 11 members of Congress to the  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of including the Bay Area as a beneficial use pilot program site Click here to read the letter from BPC CEO John Coleman to Garret Graves re: Testimony for the March 9, 2017 Subcommittee Hearing on Building […]