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BAAQMD Adopts New Air Quality CEQA Compliance Guidelines for Construction

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) Adopts New Air Quality CEQA Compliance Guidelines for Construction. On June 2, BAAQMD unanimously adopted “thresholds of significance”.  These are numeric air pollution thresholds to be used in the land use review process by local government in deciding whether to require  builders/project sponsors to conduct studies on ways […]

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Economic Recovery, Infrastructure Funding and Air Quality

Our second workshop in our Keeping Bay Projects Moving!WORKSHOP SERIES 2010, held on Wednesday, September 15, Economic Recovery, Infrastructure Funding and Air Quality: Progress or Impasse? was another great dialogue on where we are currently in regards to infrastructure construction and air quality regulation and where we can go next. Workshop 2 Sponsors: WORKSHOP 2: […]

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Sea Level Change Adaptation Strategies

Our Keeping Bay Projects Moving! WORKSHOP SERIES 2010 concluded with Workshop 3: Wednesday, November 17 – Sea Level Change Adaptation Strategies: Innovations for the Bay’s Future. It was another in-depth look at what’s been happening at the local, regional, and state levels in shoreline vulnerability assessments, risk management decision-making tools, and the BCDC Bay Plan […]

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2010 BPC Workshop Series Overview

Keeping Bay Projects Moving! WORKSHOP SERIES 2010 included three half day workshops to provide a forum for constructive dialogue on Bay management topics that require conversation, collaboration and problem-solving. Workshop 1: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 – Dredging Disposal Options for Today An in-depth discussion on maximizing the use of dredged material disposal/beneficial use sites, and […]

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DMC 2010 Compendium

27 Most Useful Links to Policy Papers and Studies of  Sea Level Rise and Climate Change provided by government and private sector decision makers in the San Francisco Bay Area These resources were assembled during the 23rd Annual San Francisco Bay Decisionmakers Conference that took place on April 14, 2010. They were provided to all […]

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DMC 2010 Post Conference Resource Guide

DMC 2010 Post Conference Resources Many of the speakers have generously allowed us to share their presentations with you. Clicking on each speakers’ name will link to a pdf of their conference presentation. Listen to portions of the conference below and/or download the audio (mp3) files. Don’t forget to have a look at the conference […]

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  • News
  • by BPC Staff
  • April 29, 2010
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Executive Director Job Announcement

JUNE 1, 2010 UPDATE: APPLICATION FILING PERIOD IS CLOSED. NO FURTHER APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION ARE BEING ACCEPTED. Position Opening:  Executive Director Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) announces the opening of the Executive Director position for its 501 c4 non-profit, membership-based organization. BPC ‘s membership reflects a broad spectrum of Bay-Delta business including the maritime industry, […]

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  • by BPC Staff
  • April 28, 2010
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Press Release – Omar Benjamin

San Francisco, CA – April 28, 2010 – Bay Planning Coalition presented the annual Frank C. Boerger Award to Omar Benjamin, Executive Director, Port of Oakland in recognition of his outstanding economic and environmental leadership for the citizens of San Francisco Bay.

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DMC 2010 Wrap-Up

23rd Annual Decisionmakers Conference Wrap-Up We’re happy to report the 23rd Annual San Francisco Bay Decisionmakers Conference was a success with hundreds of leaders from the Bay Area in attendance. KQED’s Craig Miller wrote an excellent summary of the conference which was posted on their Climate Watch blog. The Decisionmakers Conference Resource Guide is now […]

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