Hot off the Press!

Saturday
9
SEP
hot-off-press

More corruption found in California WaterFix / twin tunnel plan! - September 9, 2017

Audit: US Misuses Taxpayer Cash for California Water Project

September 8, 2017 03:34PM ET | Associated Press

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER

San Francisco (AP) — The U.S.

Wednesday
6
SEP
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Update for the Stockton Area - September 6, 2017

Today’s Date:    September 6, 2017

District:               10 – Stockton

Contact:              Skip Allum

Phone:                (209) 948-7176

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

HIGHWAY CLOSURE

NORTHBOUND STATE ROUTE 99 AT

STATE ROUTE 26/FREMONT STREET IN STOCKTON

Stockton – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close northbound State Route 99 (SR-99) at SR-26/Fremont Street for bridge work on Monday, September 18, 2017, from 11:00 p.m.

Saturday
12
AUG
hot-off-press

RBOC opposes the California WaterFix - August 12, 2017

Recreational Boaters of California has come out in opposition to the Californa WaterFix (aka “the Moonbeam Tunnels”)  a plan to divert the Sacramento River around the Delta that will cost taxpayers $55 billion or more and destroy the California Delta.

Friday
16
JUN
hot-off-press

Boaters say group stole pigs off California Delta island - June 16, 2017

Rustlers steal pigs off California Delta island

Associated Press
JUNE 14, 2017 — 7:50PM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Several pigs that were left four years ago on a small island within the California Delta have become the center of residents’ debate after an animal-rights group took them off the island.

Friday
2
JUN
hot-off-press

Legislation From Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Discovery Bay) - June 2, 2017

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Discovery Bay) passed his remaining bills from the Assembly Floor leading up to today’s House of Origin deadline.

Tuesday
16
MAY
hot-off-press

BoatUS Skewers Latest ‘Big Ethanol’ Effort to Support Government Ethanol Mandate - May 16, 2017

BoatUS Skewers Latest ‘Big Ethanol’ Effort

to Support Government Ethanol Mandate

ALEXANDRIA, VA, May 16, 2017 –“Big Ethanol” is at it again.

Tuesday
9
MAY
commodore

Best of the Delta - May 9, 2017

The Delta Chambers is partnering with the Delta Conservancy to select “The Best of the Delta”  You can vote online on the Conservancy’s website at www.visitcadelta.com

 

Monday
8
MAY
hot-off-press

Natural Resources Agency Seeks Public Comment on Update to the State’s Climate Adaptation Plan - May 8, 2017

Press Release:

Natural Resources Agency Seeks Public Comment on Update to the State’s Climate Adaptation Plan

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Thursday
27
APR
commodore

Lynn Hahn Memorial Service - April 27, 2017

 

Roger Hahn has requested that we all wear our craziest hats tomorrow for Lynn’s memorial service.

Friday
14
APR
hot-off-press

Food Business Workshop - April 14, 2017

Get your farm or food business financed!

You’re invited to attend a free workshop and luncheon that will connect food and ag businesses with business resources and financing opportunities.

Friday
3
MAR
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Free Workshops to Help Keep California’s Waterways Clean & Green - March 3, 2017

Take advantage of the following important FREE educational workshops on:

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Prevention Workshops

To register for any of these workshops, please contact the Boating Clean and Green Program Coordinator, Vivian Matuk at (415) 904-6905 orVivian.Matuk@nullcoastal.ca.gov

Tuesday
14
FEB
hot-off-press

Important information from Assemblymember Jim Frazier, 11th District - February 14, 2017

Dear Neighbors,

Please note that my office is following the recent developments that Sacramento County Office of Emergency Services (Sac OES) is strongly advising the residents of Tyler Island to evacuate (Tyler Island Evacuation Advisory).

Saturday
11
FEB
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Free Workshops to Help Keep California’s Waterways Clean & Green - February 11, 2017

Free Workshops to Help Keep California’s Waterways Clean & Green

Take advantage of the following important FREE educational workshops on:

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Prevention
Oil Spill Response Communication

To register for any of these workshops, please contact the Boating Clean and Green Program Coordinator Vivian Matuk at (415) 904-6905 or Vivian.Matuk@nullcoastal.ca.gov

Thursday
26
JAN
hot-off-press

Highway 4 Bridge closure Jan 27 through Jan 30, 2017 - January 26, 2017

The Highway 4 Bridge on the San Joaquin River (Garwood Bridge)  will be closed from January 27 through January 30 for repairs.

Friday
13
JAN
hot-off-press

IMPORTANT TRAFFIC ADVISORY - January 13, 2017

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

STATE ROUTE 12 FROM SACRAMENTO/SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY LINE

TO  POTATO SLOUGH

 IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

 

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform pavement repair on eastbound and westbound State Route 12 (SR-12) from the Sacramento/ San Joaquin County line to Potato Slough beginning Monday, January 16, 2017, through Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday
21
DEC
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Advisory! - December 21, 2016

IMPORTANT TRAFFIC ADVISORY FULL RAMP CLOSURES STATE ROUTE 4 AT INTERSTATE 5 AND AT FRESNO AVENUE IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the eastbound and westbound connector ramp from State Route 4 (SR-4) to Interstate 5, as well as the on and off-ramp at Fresno Avenue, for k-rail installation.

Thursday
17
NOV
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Advisory! - November 17, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

One-Way Traffic Control

STATE ROUTE 4 AT SAN JOAQUIN (GARWOOD) BRIDGE IN STOCKTON

Stockton – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 4 at the San Joaquin (Garwood) Bridge for bridge repairs.

Thursday
17
NOV
hot-off-press

Delta Reflections Lighted Boat Parade - November 17, 2016

Dont’ miss this fun event, all proceeds are donated to charity.  Don’t have a boat and want to be part of the fun?  

Monday
24
OCT
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Update I-205 - October 24, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

INTERSTATE 205 FROM INTERSTATE 5

TO PARADISE CUT BRIDGE

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the #1 (left) lane on eastbound Interstate 205 (I-205) from Paradise Cut Bridge to I-5 for paving operations.

Sunday
4
SEP
hot-off-press

Spirit of Sacramento capsizes in Frank’s Tract - September 4, 2016

 

The once proud Spirit of Sacramento has sunk.

 

http://www.kcra.com/news/87foot-paddlewheel-boat-capsizes-in-contra-costa-county/41512488

Thursday
1
SEP
hot-off-press

Have a safe Labor Day on the Delta! - September 1, 2016

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California State Parks invites outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy this Labor Day weekend safely. So whether you are walking/hiking a trail, operating an off-highway vehicle, viewing historical sites, relaxing on a beach or exploring California’s waterways in a boat, please do so safely.

Monday
29
AUG
hot-off-press

Winnemem Wintu’s #Run4Salmon to Highlight Threats to Salmon - August 29, 2016

 

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Gary Mulcahy, Winnemem Wintu Tribe

For Immediate Release: August 23, 2016 Phone: (916) 214-8493

email: gary@nullranchriver.com

Wednesday
24
AUG
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Update SR 12 - August 24, 2016

CalTrans Major Pavement Repair on Hwy 12 in Rio Vista
Overnight Lane Closures Sundays through Thursdays  

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has begun a major pavement repair project on two miles of Highway 12 in Rio Vista.

Sunday
7
AUG
hot-off-press

Very Important Meeting, the Parks Department is looking to eliminate the Division of Boating & Waterways! - August 7, 2016

All California boaters should attend this meeting and give their input.  John Laird and the Natural Resources Agency look to further dilute state services to recreational boating.

Saturday
23
JUL
hot-off-press

Taste of the Delta - July 23, 2016

Last call for the Taste of the Delta!

Don’t miss this fantastic annual event in the heart of the Delta wine region!

Wednesday
22
JUN
hot-off-press

Boating Safety Patrols Increased This Weekend June 25 and 26 for “Operation Dry Water” - June 22, 2016

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – This weekend (6/25/2016), many law enforcement agencies across the nation and in California will be out in force on waterways looking for drunken boat operators.

Monday
16
MAY
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Advisory May 16, 2016 - May 16, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

INTERSTATE 5 FROM MOKELUMNE RIVER BRIDGE TO SAN JOAQUIN/SACRAMENTO COUNTY LINE

Stanislaus County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the southbound #2 (right) lane on Interstate 5 from the Mokelumne River Bridge to the San Joaquin/Sacramento County line for slab replacement work.

Wednesday
16
MAR
hot-off-press

Traffic Advisory SR 12 - March 16, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Correction

STATE ROUTE 12 FROM SACRAMENTO/SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY LINE TO POTATO SLOUGH

IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

 

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from the Sacramento/San Joaquin County line to Potato Slough for road repair.

Wednesday
16
MAR
hot-off-press

TRAFFIC ADVISORY INTERSTATE 5 AT BENJAMIN HOLT DRIVE IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY - March 16, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY INTERSTATE 5 AT BENJAMIN HOLT DRIVE IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

 

Stockton – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the southbound #3 (right) lane and Benjamin Holt Drive on-ramp to Interstate 5 for repair work.

Friday
11
MAR
hot-off-press

Community meeting regarding Walnut Grove Bridge closure - March 11, 2016

Earlier this week, you received the attached newsletter concerning a repair project that requires closure of the Walnut Grove Bridge from March 22 at 12 p.m.

Friday
11
MAR
hot-off-press

Temporary Closure of Walnut Grove Bridge - March 11, 2016

Temporary Closure of Walnut Grove Bridge

March 22 at 12 p.m. (noon) to March 26 at 6 p.m., 2016 -Urgent Bridge Repairs Needed-

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Board of Supervisors

District 1 – Phil Serna

District 2 – Patrick Kennedy

District 3 – Susan Peters

District 4 – Roberta MacGlashan District 5 – Don Nottoli

Navdeep S.

Thursday
11
FEB
hot-off-press

Traffic Advisory Hwy 12 at Rio Vista Bridge - February 11, 2016

Highway 12-Rio Vista Bridge

One-Way Traffic Controls-Mandatory Inspections  Start Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Solano and Sacramento Counties – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform mandatory inspections of the Rio Vista Bridge on State Route 12 (SR-12) between Solano and Sacramento Counties.

Thursday
4
FEB
hot-off-press

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - February 4, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

STATE ROUTE 12 FROM SACRAMENTO/SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY LINE TO POTATO SLOUGH IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

 

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from the Sacramento/San Joaquin County line to Potato Slough for road repair.

Saturday
30
JAN
hot-off-press

Traffic update State Route 4 at Middle River Bridge - January 30, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY STATE ROUTE 4 AT THE MIDDLE RIVER BRIDGE IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 4 at the Middle River Bridge for paving.

Monday
11
JAN
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Advisory SR 12 from the Mokelumne River Bridge to the Potato Slough Bridge - January 11, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

STATE ROUTE 12 FROM MOKELUMNE RIVER BRIDGE

TO POTATO SLOUGH BRIDGE

IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from the Mokelumne River Bridge to the Potato Slough Bridge for pavement work.

Monday
11
JAN
hot-off-press

Important Traffic Advisory I-5 Stockton - January 11, 2016

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

INTERSTATE 5 FROM FRENCH CAMP SLOUGH

TO

BENJAMIN HOLT DRIVE IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road construction activities on Interstate 5 (I-5) from French Camp Slough to Benjamin Holt Drive.

Wednesday
16
DEC
hot-off-press

From our friends at Boating & Waterways, their latest Changing Tide Newsletter - December 16, 2015

Hi Boating Partners:

Please check the 2015 Winter  issue of the Changing Tide Newsletter at:

www.dbw.parks.ca.gov/PDF/CleanGreen/ct-winter_2015.pdf

The Changing Tide newsletter is the publication of the California Clean Boating Network (CCBN) and it is presented by The Bay Foundation, State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) and California Coastal Commission’s Boating Clean and Green Program, and the Keep the Delta Clean Program.

Saturday
5
DEC
hot-off-press

West False River Drought Barrier was removed - December 5, 2015

The barrier is gone from West False River and the waterway is navigable again!

 

http://water.ca.gov/waterconditions/emergencybarriers.cfm

Friday
13
NOV
hot-off-press

Important notice to motorists & mariners – 3 Mile Slough Bridge - November 13, 2015

PLANNED DETOUR

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) continues to work on the Three-Mile Slough Bridge paint project on State Highway 160 south of Rio Vista and State Highway 12.

Saturday
31
OCT
hot-off-press

FULL HIGHWAY CLOSURE State Route 12 at Mokelumne River Bridge - October 31, 2015

FULL HIGHWAY CLOSURE

55-HOUR WEEKEND CLOSURE STATE ROUTE 12 FROM INTERSTATE 5 TO STATE ROUTE 160 IN SACRAMENTO/SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

Sacramento/San Joaquin – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform a full highway closure of State Route 12 (SR-12) from Interstate 5 (I-5) to SR-160 to perform repairs on the Mokelumne River Bridge.

Saturday
31
OCT
hot-off-press

A Special Message to California from Governor Jerry Brown - October 31, 2015

The comment period for Jerry Brown and John Laird’s twin 44 foot diameter tunnels closed yesterday.  Below is Brown’s response.  

Thursday
29
OCT
hot-off-press

West False River Barrier Removal - October 29, 2015

Removal of the emergency drought barrier on West False River is nearing completion, and dismantling will be completed no later than November 15.

Saturday
10
OCT
hot-off-press

TRAFFIC ADVISORY STATE ROUTE 12 FROM POTATO SLOUGH TO FLAG CITY BOULEVARD IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY - October 10, 2015

TRAFFIC ADVISORY STATE ROUTE 12 FROM POTATO SLOUGH TO FLAG CITY BOULEVARD IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from Potato Slough to Flag City Boulevard for traffic signal work.

Wednesday
7
OCT
hot-off-press

State Highway 160 Three-Mile Slough Bridge Begins 24/7 One-Way Traffic Control - October 7, 2015

 

SACRAMENTO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) continues work on a paint project for the Three-Mile Slough Bridge on Highway 160 near Rio Vista.

Saturday
26
SEP
hot-off-press

TRAFFIC ADVISORYs STATE ROUTE 12 - September 26, 2015

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

STATE ROUTE 12 FROM POTATO SLOUGH TO

FLAG CITY BOULEVARD IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from Potato Slough to Flag City Boulevard for traffic signal work.

Friday
18
SEP
hot-off-press

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: STATE ROUTE 12 FROM MOKELUMNE RIVER BRIDGE TO POTATO SLOUGH IN SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY - September 18, 2015

 

San Joaquin County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 12 from Mokelumne River Bridge to Potato Slough for road repair.

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