2008 E-Update Archive

December 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• Federal Economic Stimulus Package Could Assist Bay Area Road and Rail Projects
• Study Reveals Private Engineering Design Saves Millions
• San Diego State to Offer New Engineering Ph.D. Programs

November 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• Prop. 35 Ruling Solidifies Legal Authority to Utilize Engineering and Surveying Services
• High-Speed Rail and Redistricting Propositions Pass
• New Self-Help County Measures Approved

October 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• ACEC California Design-Build Measure Signed
• Land Use Planning Bill Now Law, Problems Remain
• CA Transportation Foundation to Hold Education Symposium

September 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• CalPERS Sets Investment Policy Regarding Public-Private Partnerships
• President Bush Signs Legislation to Help Engineering Students
• ‘Self-Help’ Counties More Effective in Getting Transportation Projects Delivered, Study Finds

August 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• Schwarzenegger/Feinstein Propose Water Bond
• Environmental Study Authorized for High-Speed Rail in Bay Area
• Design-Build Measure Moves Through the Legislature

July 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• ACEC California Releases Paper Examining State's Need for Public-Private Partnerships
• State High-Speed Rail Bill Would Violate Prop. 35
• CELSOC Now ACEC California

June 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• Governor Declares Drought, Pushes for Water Infrastructure Projects
• Legislators Miss Chance to Deliver Infrastructure Projects Faster and More Cost Effectively
• Niello Touts Public-Private Partnerships as Infrastructure Solution

May 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• CELSOC to Become ACEC California
• CELSOC Recognized with National Award for Membership Growth
• Senate Republicans Announce New Leadership Team

April 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• CELSOC Gets "Green" in Lake Tahoe
• Poor Roads Costing California Drivers a Bundle
• 2008 CELSOC Scholarship Winners Named

March 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• New Multi-State Study Reveals How California Can Speed Delivery of Transportation Projects
• National Engineers Week Recognized with Resolution
• Governor Leads Infrastructure Roundtable in Sacramento

January/February 2008 E-Update

In this issue:

• Governor Stresses Importance of Public-Private Partnerships
• Nicole Parra Named CELSOC's 2007 Legislator of the Year
• Legislative Update - AB 264 (Wolk) and SR 19 (Padilla)

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