Quan Says Oakland Has Ballpark Design That Sidesteps Regulatory Issues At Howard Terminal

OAKLAND | BALLPARK | Oakland Mayor Jean Quan says the city will soon reveal a site design for a ballpark at Howard Terminal that will allow it to skip some regulatory hurdles. While addressing the Save Oakland Sports group at Ricky's Sports Theatre in San Leandro, Quan says a forthcoming plan that includes a waterfront ballpark just 100 feet from … Continue reading Quan Says Oakland Has Ballpark Design That Sidesteps Regulatory Issues At Howard Terminal

Warriors Arena Bill Clears Legislature

Proposed S.F. arena at Piers 30-32.LEGISLATURE//WARRIORS | Supporters of a bill that could hasten regulatory approval for a San Francisco arena on the water proposed by the Golden State Warriors say the legislation merely gives power back to the Bay Area.Assemblymember Phil Ting’s bill, passed the State Senate late Friday and heads to the governor’s desk for … Continue reading Warriors Arena Bill Clears Legislature

State Senate Committee Slows Down Fast-Break On S.F. Arena For The Warriors

A state Senate committee threw the brakes on a bill by San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting that would pave the way for a waterfront arena in The City for the Golden State Warriors.The Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee insisted AB 1273 not bypass conditions of the state Tidelands Act for approving the project proposed … Continue reading State Senate Committee Slows Down Fast-Break On S.F. Arena For The Warriors

Warriors Waterfront Arena Bill Picks Up A Clutch Win In The Assembly

Rendering of the proposed arena at Piers 28-30 in San Francisco.ASSEMBLY//WARRIORS | An legislative end-run that could hasten the approval of a waterfront arena in San Francisco for the Golden State Warriors easily passed the Assembly Thursday. San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting’s bill would allow the Legislature to determine whether the proposed 17,500-seat arena in the … Continue reading Warriors Waterfront Arena Bill Picks Up A Clutch Win In The Assembly

Hayward’s Russell City Energy Center Moves Closer To Construction

CALPINE, GENERAL ELECTRIC OBTAIN $845 MILLION IN FINANCING FOR CONTROVERSIAL EAST BAY POWER PLANTBy Steven Tavaressteven.tavares@eastbaycitizen.comFollow @eastbaycitizen on twitterThe student and leadership at Chabot College may not think much about Calpine's planned 619-megawatt power plant emerging out of the Hayward marshland and just a mile away from its campus, but the financiers of big business see great … Continue reading Hayward’s Russell City Energy Center Moves Closer To Construction