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  • ANNUAL WASHINGTON, D.C. ADVOCACY TRIP, July 28-30, Washington D.C.
  • 70th ANNIVERSARY ANNUAL DINNER & BUSINESS HALL OF FAME AWARDS, October 28, The Fairmont Hotel San Francisco

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clean_energy

2015-07-24 01:07:53

FIXING CEQA KEY TO ACHIEVING GOVERNOR’S GREENHOUSE GAS TARGETS

With Gov. Jerry Brown meeting this week with the Pope about climate change and his aggressive new targets for reducing California’s greenhouse gas emissions, Council CEO Jim Wunderman penned an OpEd in the San Francisco Chronicle today calling for reforming one of the key obstacles to the Governor’s plans.

pothole

2015-07-24 01:07:39

REPAIRING CALIFORNIA’S LOUSY ROADS: YOU CAN PAY NOW OR YOU CAN PAY NOW

The Bay Area Council is closely watching a special Legislative session that Gov. Jerry Brown has called to identify up to $6 billion in annual funding ($59 billion over 10 years) to pay for overdue and badly needed transportation infrastructure work statewide.

5.11.09

2015-07-24 01:07:10

WATER, TRANSPORTATION, CYBER AND TRADE LEAD COUNCIL AGENDA ON D.C. TRIP

Just hours after Bay Area Council CEO @JimWunderman on Wednesday (July 22) tweeted to Congressional leaders asking about the possibility of achieving a 2015 federal highway funding bill, the Senate voted to begin debate on that very question. Coincidence? Perhaps. But, the Bay Area Council will continue pressing the question next week we lead a member delegation to D.C.