Coast Guard Evacuates Four From Brush Fire on Kimball Island

  The US Coast Guard released the following information Tuesday afternoon regarding a fire on Kimball Island which sent smoke to downtown Antioch shortly before...

California Flood Preparedness Week: Be Aware, Be Prepared, and Take Action

As part of 2013 California Flood Preparedness Week, the Delta Protection Commission will be hosting a Flood Preparedness Information Table for Delta residents on...

Nov. 4: Delta Supporters to Host Forum on BDCP Proposals and Solutions

The public invited to learn more about impacts of massive tunnel project where nine elected leaders, a top economist, and water experts will tell...

Formal Public Review of the BDCP to Now Begin on December 13

As a joint effort of state and federal agencies preparing the BDCP, the recent shutdown of the federal government and associated staff furloughs have...

Delta Protection Commission Elects Larry Ruhstaller as New Chair

Larry Ruhstaller, a Member of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors, has been chosen to serve as Chair of the Delta Protection Commission...

Assemblymember Frazier and Volunteers Work Together in Delta Waterway Cleanup Event

Brannan Island, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) and almost 80 volunteers joined forces last weekend to participate in the Delta Waterway Cleanup sponsored...

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...