Coal Trial Begins: OBOT v City of Oakland

United States Courthouse/Federal Building - SF 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA

The trial in the case of Oakland Bulk & Oversized Terminal, LLC v. City of Oakland begins today in United States District Court in San Francisco.  To get through courthouse security, you need government-issued picture ID. It's like airport security only you don't need a boarding pass. Once inside, go to the 17th floor, Courtroom 2. […]

Day 2 of Coal Trial: OBOT v. City of Oakland

United States Courthouse/Federal Building - SF 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA

The trial in the case of Oakland Bulk & Oversized Terminal, LLC v. City of Oakland continues today in United States District Court in San Francisco.  To get through courthouse security, you need government-issued picture ID. It's like airport security only you don't need a boarding pass. Once inside, go to the 17th floor, Courtroom 2. […]

Day 3 of Coal Trial: OBOT v. City of Oakland

United States Courthouse/Federal Building - SF 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA

The trial in the case of Oakland Bulk & Oversized Terminal, LLC v. City of Oakland continues today in United States District Court in San Francisco.  To get through courthouse security, you need government-issued picture ID. It's like airport security only you don't need a boarding pass. Once inside, go to the 17th floor, Courtroom 2. […]

NCIO Contingent in Oakland Women’s March

OEA Headquarters 272 E. 12th St, Oakland, California

If you are planning on attending Saturday morning's Women's March, please consider marching under the NCIO banner in your red t-shirts!  Great opportunity to publicize our cause and a strong contingent will be timely. We will be joining Oakland teachers gathering outside the Oakland Education Assn. office which is located at 272 E. 12th St […]

March and Rally organized by Oakland Youth

Street Academy 417 29th St., Oakland

Join a march and rally led by Oakland's youth to protect community health and our environment on Jan 31, 2018! At 3:15 pm on Jan 31st, meet at the the Street Academy (417 29th St.). The march will proceed from the Street Academy to City Hall (1 Oscar Grant / Frank Ogawa Plaza). The march […]

Climate Change and Labor (Panel)

ILWU Local 34 4 Berry Street, San Francisco, CA

Climate Change and Labor: Challenges and Opportunities How will the transition to a low-carbon economy affect union members? The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, and Emeryville, and three Bay Area chapters of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby will host a forum that considers the impacts that a transition to a low-carbon economy will have […]

Final Hearing in Federal Coal Trial (CANCELLED)

United States Courthouse/Federal Building - SF 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Judge Chhabria has CANCELLED the hearing first scheduled on March 28 then moved to April 5. His ruling in OBOT v City of Oakland will be issued without holding further hearings. He could issue his written ruling at any time, in April or later. The lawsuit is funded by Bowie Resource Partners, the top coal producer […]

NCIO Community Meeting: Catch Up on Coal

Westside Missionary Baptist Church 732 Willow Street, Oakland

Please join a community meeting on Thursday, April 19 to discuss recent developments in the No Coal in Oakland campaign. We will report on what we know about the judge’s ruling regarding the federal lawsuit to overthrow Oakland’s ban on coal, and we may have a response from the Bank of Montreal to our letter urging them to […]

Earth Day Concert: Care for Creation

An evening of music, reflections, inspiration, and action featuring Benjamin Mertz and Ken Medema will be held on Friday evening April 20, 7-8:30 pm, at the Skyline Community Church (12540 Skyline Boulevard in Oakland). See the event announcement for more information.

Earth Day Celebration – West Oakland

Lincoln Child Center 1266 14th St, Oakland, CA

Coming together with Research and Data: Presenting Information from Real Time Equipment This workshop is sponsored by the West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project (WOEIP), and will update residents of West Oakland with information from three air monitoring studies associated with a new Truck Management Program for West Oakland. The workshop will cover 100 x 100 […]