Monthly Archives: October 2017

State’s Own Evidence Shows Tunnels Project Will Harm Fish

First published in ND Water Deeply The Brown administration is denying scientific evidence when it comes to the impact that the proposed delta tunnels project would have on endangered species and fisheries, says scientist Jonathan Rosenfield of The Bay Institute. … Continue reading

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Santa Clara Water REJECTS Jerry Brown’s Delta Tunnels

Santa Clara Valley Water District rejects Jerry Brown’s twin Delta tunnels plan – San Jose Mercury News In a landmark move closely watched across California, Silicon Valley’s largest water agency on Tuesday voted not to participate in Gov. Jerry Brown’s … Continue reading

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State Audit Confirms DWR Violated State Contracting Laws when Planning CA WaterFix

First published at Restore the Delta This morning State Auditor Elaine Howle determined that the Department of Water Resources broke state contracting laws when they replaced the program manager for California WaterFix—formerly titled the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP), and … Continue reading

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District Granted Nearly $1mil for Bay Point Improvements

On Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the Department of the Interior and National Park Service awarded the East Bay Regional Park District $750,000 for public access improvements at the Bay Point Regional Shoreline. The Bay Point Regional Shoreline consists of 150 … Continue reading

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Contra Costa Transportation Authority receives permission from NHTSA to test shared autonomous vehicles on public roads

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) received permission from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to test shared autonomous vehicles on public roads within the 600-acre Bishop Ranch business park, where CCTA is leading a pilot demonstration project operating … Continue reading

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