Author: BPC Staff

After Months of Delay The 2020 WOTUS Rule is Finally Published, Ensuring the California Regulated Community Receives No Relief Associated with the Rule’s Bright Lines and Clarifications April 23, 2020

On April 21, 2020, The Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Definition of Waters of the United States (“WOTUS”) (“2020 WOTUS Rule”) was published in the Federal Register, and will become effective on June 22, 2020. Publication of the 2020 WOTUS Rule in the Federal Register is the final step in the Trump Administration’s repeal and replacement […]

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BPC Expert Briefing

Please join Bay Planning Coalition’s Expert Briefing on Sea Level Rise on May 1st from 9:00am -11:00am via Zoom Webinar. The focus of this expert briefing is to explore how the state can help our region fund shoreline adaptation projects and support local jurisdictions’ sea level rise planning efforts. Speakers include: California State Insurance Commissioner […]

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Stay at Home – Port of Redwood City

The world is a very different place than it was just a very short month ago when we sent out the last edition of Currents, and for most of us, #stayathome orders have drastically changed our work, school and social routines. While it is not exactly business as usual at the Port of Redwood City, we are an essential service under the Maritime Transportation category.  Our maritime cargo operations […]

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What if California faces a disaster during the pandemic?

What if California faces a disaster during the pandemic? By KRCR, 4/13/20 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has evacuation plans for earthquakes, floods, mudslides and, of course, wildfires, but what if one of those disasters occurs as the state is dealing with the coronavirus outbreak when everyone is being urged to stay home? State and […]

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The California Land Use & Development Law Report Legal Commentary on Planning and Development

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 a development 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 […]

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Bay Adapt Kickoff Meeting

Kick-Off Workshop for Bay Adapt: Regional Strategy for a Rising Bay   When Thursday, April 16, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT Add to Calendar     Where This is an online event. *Due to COVID-19, please join us Online to view Share Screens and to participate effectively in this virtual meeting.   […]

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Mid-Year Update results are in! Port of Redwood City

We are now in the twentieth year of the twenty-first century, and while the Port has been active since the mid 1800’s, we continue to see tremendous growth over the last few years,  further demonstrating our value to the region. The Port’s mid-year milestone continues that trend. For the first 6-months of the fiscal year, we moved 1.24 million […]

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