E&E News: Wildfire bill passes; more hurdles ahead

Wildfire bill passes; more hurdles ahead    Marc Heller, E&E News reporter Published: Thursday, November 2, 2017   The House yesterday passed legislation encouraging more logging on national forests as a way to curtail wildfires, and supporters said they hope at least some of its provisions are enacted into law this year.   The “Resilient […]

From The Hill: Senate committee approves Zinke to lead Interior

Senate committee approves Zinke to lead Interior BY DEVIN HENRY   A Senate committee on Tuesday advanced Ryan Zinke’s nomination to be President Trump’s secretary of Interior. Zinke’s nomination was approved 16-6 by the Energy and Natural Resources Committee and will move to the full Senate next. Four Democrats joined every Republican in backing Zinke, […]

Washington Post: Trump team plans for infrastructure ‘task force’ to advance top spending priority

By Juliet Eilperin and Steven Mufson, Washington Post, Dec. 20, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump is preparing to create an infrastructure “task force” that will help carry out the ambitious federal spending program he intends to undertake upon taking office, according to several individuals briefed on his plans. Key members of Trump’s team — including his son-in-law Jared Kushner, […]

East Bay Times: Connection found in two Bay Area faults

Connection found in two Bay Area faults Discovery means both faults could rupture at the same time By Alicia Chang Associated Press LOS ANGELES — The most dangerous earthquake fault in the San Francisco Bay Area is connected to another, which means both could rupture simultaneously and unleash major devastation, a new studyfinds. The Hayward […]

New Articles Posted to Perkins Coie’s California Land Use & Development Law Report

The California Land Use & Development Law Report Legal Commentary on Planning and Development We’ve posted articles to our California Land Use & Development Law Report on developments that we think will be of interest to you. Our report publishes articles on recent legal and policy developments in the field of land use, environmental impact review, […]

The Bulletin Newsletter from the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture – August 12, 2015

            THE BULLETIN              timely news from the SFBJV August 12, 2015   Prop 1 funding solicitations are out! Several of our partners who manage the distribution of Proposition 1 funding have have finalized their guidelines and are accepting proposals in the coming weeks.  Applications for the California Department of […]

The Bulletin Newsletter from the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture – July 22, 2015

            THE BULLETIN              timely news from the SFBJV   July 22, 2015  Ruddy Duck wins Duck Stamp Contest The 2016 Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp – better known as the “Duck Stamp” – saw its debut last month and features the Ruddy Duck, a beloved visitor and winter […]

Brian Ramos Appointed Chief Operating Officer of ESA

Join us in congratulating Brian Ramos on his promotion to Chief Operating Officer. Brian has proven success managing ESA’s largest region, increasing operational efficiencies, and positively impacting our bottom line. His strategic approach to business, collaborative leadership style, and thorough understanding of our industry make him a natural fit with our executive leadership team. Brian […]

Transportation News for June 16, 2015

San Francisco Chronicle: Revised 5th and Mission plan adds affordable housing, open space  San Francisco Chronicle: Court: Affordable housing can be required Santa Rosa Press Democrat: County supervisors debate how to pay for road repairs CBS San Francisco: Roads In 3 North Bay Towns Tied For Worst In Bay Area On MTC List     POLITICO Morning Transportation for […]

ENS Resources – Federal Report – April 24, 2015

Click here or follow the link below for the ENS Washington D.C. Federal Report for April 24, 2015: ENS Federal Report – April 24, 2015