January 27, 2018

On January 23, 2018 HCN was advised that Federal Magistrate Laurel Beeler sided with HCN in denying the Claremont Canyon Conservancy’s (CCC) request to intervene in the UC Berkeley versus FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) lawsuit currently before the court.


January 13, 2018

The EBRPD Board will meet this Tuesday the 16th to (among other things) review their plan to put in place a new ballot measure that would reauthorize the Measure CC assessment for another 20 years. 

This is a hot issue with EBRPD having received extreme pressure (some w...

January 5, 2018

Wanted to update you on the latest developments in the UC versus FEMA lawsuit, where UC is attempting to undo the settlement agreement reached between FEMA and HCN a little while back.

As you may know, the Claremont Canyon Conservancy, a local homeowner group whose prim...

January 4, 2018

Here's the official announcement. Please attend if you can.

The Oakland City Council Public Safety Committee is meeting next Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 6:00pm in Oakland. The meeting will address the Oakland Fire Department’s status report regarding staffing of the Fi...

January 2, 2018

Since the last update there have been several significant developments in this case. 

First, the Claremont Canyon Conservancy has finally acknowledged their role in working with Norman LaForce and Jerry Kent of the Bay Chapter of the Sierra Club and has petitioned the c...

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