Frazier Applauds Congressional Feedback Discouraging the Bay Delta Conservation Plan

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) released the following statement in response to a letter from Congressmembers Doris Matsui (CA-06), George Miller (CA-11),...

Rep. Matsui Leads Letter Expressing Concern with Assumption of Federal Funding for BDCP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) led a letter to California Governor Jerry Brown expressing deep concerns regarding the assumption that federal funding...

Delta Protection Commission to Host Coastal Clean Up in Discovery Bay Sept. 21

The Delta Protection Commission has just announced that they will be hosting a coastal clean up on September 21 and the Contra Costa County...

California Reps: Federal Reports Confirm BDCP Not Based on Sound Science

Washington, D.C. – Today, several U.S. Representatives from Northern California called on the Brown Administration to withdraw and fully revise their proposed Bay Delta...

Supervisor Mary Piepho Talks Delta in Brentwood

Friday morning, Supervisor Mary Piepho found herself in Brentwood meeting with the Kiwanis Club to provide an update on the California Delta and the...

Bethel Island: Sunken Boat Now Creates Navigation Hazard

If you recall back on June 5, Nate Anderson provided us with a picture of a boat which sunk in Dutch Slough near Bethel...

California Members of Congress Blast BDCP Process and Plan

Here is a Press Release that went out yesterday afternoon from Congressman Jerry McNerney's office regarding their Press Conference where they spoke out against...

DeSaulnier: Legislators Call for Immediate Halt to Delta Tunnels Plan

The truth always seems to find a way of getting out and finally the Bay Delta Conservation Plan has been exposed for what it...

Assemblyman Frazier “Appalled” by Director Merals Delta Comments

It was reported this morning that five Congressional Democrats, including Jerry McNerney and George Miller, have demanded the resignation of Governor Brown appointee Jerry...

McNerney Calls for Comprehensive Examination and Cost-Benefit Analysis of the BDCP

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) wrote to the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development of U.S. House Appropriations Committee today, requesting that...

“Death of Delta” Coffin Photos

Earlier this week, we posted about how Restore the Delta and others will be presenting a coffin to Jerry Meral who is the point...

Peripheral Tunnel Opponents to Hold “Death of Delta” Funeral

Here is an interesting way to get your point across when opposing Governor Browns Peripheral Tunnels plan, hold a “Death of the Delta” funeral...

Councilwoman Burgis Joins Delta Protection Commission

Kudos go out tonight to Oakley Councilwoman Diane Burgis who was sworn in to the Delta Protection Commission in Stockton tonight. This is a...

CA Representatives Speak Out Against Newest Portion Flawed Delta Plan

Kudos to all the U.S. Representatives from Northern California who are speaking out against the Governors proposal for the Delta.  The Governor already has...

Senator DeSaulnier Appointed to Delta Protection Commission

Things continue to be looking up for Contra Costa County as State Senator Mark DeSaulnier has now been appointed to serve as an ex-officio...

CA Representatives Speak Out Against Latest Delta Plan

Here is something that made my day and fresh out of my email from Congressman Jerry McNerney's office as several Northern California representatives spoke...

BDCP Releases Chapters 1-4; Proposal Still “Fatally Flawed”

I wanted to alert you that the latest draft of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) was released today.  Restore the Delta has already...

McNerney Calls on Local Parties to Make the Delta’s Voice Heard

Washington, D.C. – Today, in anticipation of a coming announcement related to the Governor’s plan to build a tunnel that would devastate local farmers,...

Restore the Delta Talks “Pinocchio” on BDCP

Restore the Delta put out two clever pieces yesterday by stating "Pinocchio" on items within the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) and correcting its...