Monthly Archives: January 2013

Nature Invades Work

Yesterday we had a Technician on-site performing a pre-inspection for parts needed for next week’s scheduled service to our generator that is part of our UPS. He pulled off the doors and peered into the cooling system and found that … Continue reading

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A Walk Through the Fourth Bore of the Caldecott Tunnel

Crews carving out the Caldecott Tunnel’s fourth bore have shifted from a big dig to fine finish work three years after breaking ground on the Highway 24 tunnel widening. Construction began Jan. 22, 2010, and the new bore is expected … Continue reading

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Finally, Someone in Southern California Talking Sense About Water

Two Water Supply Visions for Southern California By Terry O’Day Published on January 15, 2013 Click here to read online. Nothing is more central to the future of Southern California communities than water. Increasing the sustainability of our cities will … Continue reading

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On Board with the Blue Angels

This video is excellent. Did you know that the pilot on the right of the formation is always a Marine? This is one of the best Blue Angel videos you’ll see!! Great perspective with much of it filmed from the … Continue reading

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Friends of the River, Environmental Water Caucus, Restore the Delta: Brown Administration squandering an opportunity to restore the Delta while claiming they are trying to preserve it

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 11, 2013 Contact: Steve Hopcraft 916/457-5546; steve@hopcraft.comTwitter: @shopcraft Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla 209/479-2053 barbara@restorethedelta.org; Twitter: @RestoretheDelta Call for Cost-Benefit, Water Availability, Water Quality, and Public Trust Analyses of Peripheral Tunnels in the Delta Plan Sacramento, CA – Friends of the … Continue reading

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PG&E Gas Line Replacement Update

For those of you impacted by the PG&E gas line replacement project on Neroly Road and Main Street the end is near. The pipe installation was completed as of 12/31/12. PG&E will be venting natural gas in Oakley, near Bridgehead … Continue reading

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Why 2012 was the best year ever

The Spectator 15 December 2012 Never in the history of the world has there been less hunger, less disease and more prosperity The below is the first article of the Christmas double issue of The Spectator, the best-written and most … Continue reading

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