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Invitation to Californiafirst Workshop on Critical Infrastructure – October 9

Next week Tuesday, the Californiafirst financial coalition is hosting a workshop on critical infrastructure. There will be presenters from power, water, telecom, and transportation who will be sharing insights into their respective infrastructures, including possible vulnerabilities during disasters and restoration considerations.    Californiafirst is opening the remaining seats to non-member colleagues. In addition to gaining insights into infrastructure […]

CASA Connects for October 2, 2018

Legislative Update  Governor Acts on Bills of Interest The final outcome for the bills in the 2018 legislative session have now been determined. September 30 was the deadline for the Governor to sign or veto all the bills sent to him for consideration. Several bills CASA was involved with this year were acted on in […]

Posts from California Land Use & Development Law Report for September 25, 2018

Click here for the latest from Perkins Cole’s California Land Use & Development Law Report.

NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY TO COMMENT – CALTRANS TMDL PROGRESS REPORT

Click here for the State Water Resources Control Board’s recent Notice for Opportunity to Comment on the Caltrans Total Maximum Daily Load Progress Report.

WATER POLICY – House passes infrastructure package

The House this afternoon easily approved water infrastructure legislation by voice vote.   The “America’s Water Infrastructure Act,” S. 3021, would authorize numerous port revitalization, flood control and water storage projects.   It would also ask the National Academy of Sciences to study moving the Army Corps of Engineers out of the Defense Department, and would […]

Senate Funding Bill ‘Big Win for California’

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P3 Federal Conference

Working to Build American Infrastructure     Using Public-Private Partnerships to Meet Our Infrastructure Challenges   Join more than 800 public representatives, owners, industry leaders, and P3 experts for two days tailored to the needs of authorities focused on transportation, environmental, and social infrastructure project delivery.   The P3 Federal Conference returns to Washington, D.C. […]

Pacific Maritime Magazine Online for August 28, 2018

    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PRINT EDITION           INSIDE PACIFIC MARITIME MAGAZINE      Emitters   By Chris Philips,  Managing Editor     As the joke goes, cattle roam in herds, a group of geese is a gaggle, and a collection of hybrid cars is a smug. Spend any time on Interstate […]

Shuster proposal aims to ‘reignite’ reform efforts

INFRASTRUCTURE Shuster proposal aims to ‘reignite’ reform efforts Maxine Joselow, E&E News reporter Published: Tuesday, July 24, 2018   House Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) yesterday released a draft infrastructure bill in an effort to reinvigorate stalled momentum on the issue.   The draft language contains a plethora of proposals for addressing the nation’s “crumbling […]