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  • 09.17.2013

    Hispanic Chamber Honors Ken Vigil with Latino Business Award

    ESA Vigil-Agrimis is pleased to announce that the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber recently awarded Ken Vigil, Vice President and Portland Office Director, the Latino Business BRAVO! Award. The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber works with all members of the community to increase the economic advancement of Latinos in Oregon and Southwest Washington. read more »

  • 09.12.2013

    Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the Bay Area: Protecting Our Communities, Infrastructure and the Bay

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  • 09.11.2013

    ESA sponsors local exhibit featuring cultural resources discoveries at Unbuilt San Francisco: The View from Futures Past.

    ESA is a proud sponsor of this five-venue exhibition examining visions of the urban landscape in San Francisco and the Bay Area. The twentieth century saw both a series of ambitious efforts to reimagine the city of San Francisco and the explosive growth of the Bay Area as a metropolitan region. In Unbuilt San Francisco: The View from Futures Past, the California Historical Society and SPUR present some of the most revealing episodes in these distinct but related streams of civic discourse through projects that were proposed but never realized. read more »

  • 09.10.2013

    ESA’s Chief Engineer, Robert (Bob) Battalio, PE, Appointed to the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission’s Engineering Criteria Review Board

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Bob Battalio, PE, has been appointed to the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission’s (BCDC) Engineering Criteria Review Board (ECRB) on July 18, 2013. Bob will contribute Coastal Civil Engineering expertise. read more »

  • 09.06.2013

    Christina Erwin Joins ESA

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Christina Erwin has joined our Community Development team as Senior Managing Associate. Christina will be based out of our Sacramento office. read more »

  • 09.06.2013

    Julie Watson, AICP, LEED AP Joins ESA

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Julie Watson, AICP, LEED AP has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Associate in our Energy Group. "Julie’s depth of experience and intricate understanding of the planning, documentation, and compliance for energy and transmission projects compliments ESA’s growing team of technical experts," said Mike Manka, Energy Director. read more »

  • 08.26.2013

    Qwuloolt Estuary Restoration to Break Ground August 27th

    Congratulations to the Tulalip Tribes, Washington Department of Ecology, National Marine Fisheries Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, City of Marysville, U.S. read more »

  • 07.18.2013

    ESA Can Streamline Your Housing Element Update

    July 18, 2013 the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) adopted the final Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) for the 2014-2022 planning period. Now is the time to start planning for your Housing Element update - ESA’s Community Planning team can streamline your update process. ESA is qualified to prepare your 2014-2022 Housing Element update. read more »

  • 06.12.2013

    Brian Boxer, AICP Joins ESA as Principal Associate and Vice President

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading California environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Brian D. Boxer, AICP has joined our Community Development practice as Principal Associate and has been named a Vice President. Brian’s dedicated his career to advancing leadership and creative, sustainable solutions for urban and environmental planning projects. He has successfully directed and managed projects involving new land development, urban redevelopment, institutional plans, and large-scale urban and regional plans and policies. read more »

  • 06.03.2013

    Vigil-Agrimis Joins ESA

    Environmental Science Associates (ESA), a leading West Coast environmental science and planning consulting firm, announced today that Vigil-Agrimis, a Portland-based professional design firm specializing in water and natural resource management, has joined with ESA. The merger supports ESA’s strategy to deepen technical services through added expertise in ecosystem restoration, landscape architecture and water resources engineering. read more »