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Roughly 700 construction jobs will be created over the next two years as crews improve flood protections along Lower Silver Creek in East San Jose
CBS Looks at CA's HSR Application via California High Speed Rail BlogNow that the first round of applications to the federal government for the $8 billion in High Speed Rail which means it's more than past time to make the case that California deserves more than its share of [...]
San Jose officials will begin deciding this week whether to join some of the world's largest cities 'â€ including Mumbai, Mexico City and Los Angeles 'â€ in banning the plastic bag.
File under "only in San Francisco": The nonprofit Neighborhood Parks Council offers a website that allows you to send complaints about park maintenance directly to Rec and Park. Say, for example, there's a huge puddle of water and the sprinkler is still on . Or say the gate's are locked at...
Prefab multifamily is the new black these days, which is why weâ€™ve been watching startup ZETA Communities with interest. ZETA, which stands for Zero Energy Technology and Architecture, finished these...
AP - Operator of ship that caused 2007 San Francisco oil spill pleads guilty. (Corrects APNewsAlert to show that operator pleaded guilty, not the owner.)
Driven by a progressive environmental strategy that will exploit sustainable energy design, Spanish-based firm Moho Arquitecturaâ€™s design for a mixed-use tower in San Jose will become a new benchmark for eco-friendly design in Costa Rica. In addition to its eco-conscious features, the unique â€œpeelingâ€ quality of the tower is sure to turn some heads!Located in [...]
â€œTake a used 2004-2009 Priusâ€”maybe your ownâ€”and add the [Plug-in Conversions] kit,â€ says Carolyn. â€œFor less than $30,000 youâ€™ll have a car thatâ€™s better than the new 2010 Prius.â€Editorâ€™s Note: If youâ€™re interested in converting your own car or a buying a plug-in conversion through group discounts, you can join this email list for electric cars.Luscious Garage works exclusive...
Los Angeles Conservation Corps, City of Long Beach, City of Richmond and Cypress Mandela Training Center, Inc. Awarded Recovery Act Funds to Train Workers to Clean Contaminated Sites
(08/05/09) (SAN FRANCISCO) EPA has selected the Los Angeles Conservation Corps, the City of Long Beachâ€™s Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network, City of Richmond and Cypress Mandela Training Center, Inc
A costly intruder from Asia, known as wakame, has arrived in San Franciscoâ€™s fertile waters, threatening native kelp, marinas, boats and mariculture like oyster farming.