Monthly Archives: November 2014

Do You Know Your Flood Risk?

The Central Valley is home to more than 1,600 miles of State-Federal levees. In many areas protected by this levee system, the risk of flooding is greater than the risk of fire. Consider these facts: Since 1950, flood disasters have … Continue reading

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Oakley’s Veteran’s Memorial Unveiling – November 11, 2014

Over the last couple of weeks I have been asked on several occasions for a copy of my comments at the unveiling ceremony. Soon after World War I ended there was a movement to create a route across the country, roughly … Continue reading

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Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration Project SEIR is final

The Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for the Dutch Slough Tidal Marsh Restoration Project in Oakley addresses the potential environmental impacts of the Project. The Project entails wetland and upland restoration and public access to the 1,178-acre Dutch Slough … Continue reading

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