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Thu, Sep 10, 2015: AB 142 passes Senate and Assembly, now on governor's deskOn Thursday, September 10, a final, 74-1 vote in the California Assembly passed AB 142, the Mokelumne Wild and Scenic River study bill introduced by Assemblyman Bigelow early this year. The vote followed a 38-0 vote by the state Senate on September 9. The bill now proceeds to the governor's desk for signature or veto.
Tue, Jun 02, 2015: AB 142 for Moke study passes the AssemblyAB 142 passed the Assembly yesterday on a 71-3 vote. Introduced by Assemblymember Frank Bigelow (O'Neals) the bill would require a study to determine the Mokelumne River's eligibility for California Wild and Scenic River designation.
Thu, May 05, 2016: The Progressive Women's CommitteeThe speaker for May will be Gwen Starrett, Group Leader of the Amador Calaveras chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby. She will speak on Climate Change: A View from the Sierra Foothills.
Thu, May 12, 2016: Meet and GreetJoin Foothill Conservancy Executive Director Cecily Smith Thursday, May 12th from 5:00-6:30 PM at Provisions on Main Street in Sutter Creek. Take advantage of Lucy's Spice Box and enjoy a delicious meal with FC members and friends. Provisions has a great selection of beverages to pair with your dinner or enjoy on their own. See you May 12th!
Wed, May 18, 2016: California Rivers DayYou are invited to join in the California Rivers Day on Wednesday, May 18 in Sacramento; an education, outreach, and activism event featuring rivers at the
The day starts with an 8:30 am legislative breakfast followed by the California Rivers Fair, with booths from over 20 river groups coupled with legislator and agency visits.
Sat, Jul 09, 2016: Save the DateGood food and friends! Mark your calendars for July 9th, 4:00-7:00 pm, for Foothill Conservancy's Annual Dinner. We'll see you at The Pickle Patch in San Andreas, a Calaveras County favorite! More details to come.