January 28, 2013
Most people would agree that if a school, hospital or road project has been subjected to extensive environmental review and met all federal, state and local environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, the Endangered Species Act and the Clean Air Act, the project should go forward without being sued for purported environmental reasons. Unfortunately, [...]
May 21, 2012
NORTH COAST — State water-quality regulators are developing new rules that would require North Coast agricultural property owners or operators to develop, follow and update ongoing, multiyear plans for controlling and reversing erosion into ecologically sensitive waterways.
May 11, 2009
NORTH BAY – Consultants, contractors and property owners who in recent months found themselves without reimbursement for in-progress toxic cleanup of leaky underground storage tank sites, or needing to wait much longer, are hoping that state water-quality regulators this week will start to bring quick solutions. The State Water Resources Control Board is set to [...]
November 17, 2008
SANTA ROSA — Water-quality regulators increasingly want property owners and builders to keep as much rainwater and sediment on site for as long as possible, and a longtime local manufacturer of stormwater- and erosion-management products is expanding and launching a new line of products to address the trend.