July 24, 2009 CONTACT: Carey Knecht, Policy Dir., email@example.com, (415) 543-6771 x303 Amanda Brown-Stevens, Dir. of Programs, firstname.lastname@example.org, (415) 543-6771 x312 Greenbelt Alliance Sues Oakley to Protect Farmland Plan to Build 5,000 Houses on Delta Floodplain Poses Risks to Residents and Agricultural Land San Francisco—Greenbelt Alliance, the Bay Area nonprofit, announced today that it will press ahead …
July 24, 2009
A San Francisco environmental group is stepping up its opposition to a planned 4,500-home development on Oakley farmland next to aging levees on the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.
An environmental group has sued again to block Oakley’s plan to allow up to 5,600 houses and apartments in an area that is below sea level.
The group Greenbelt Alliance filed papers opposing the 4,500 home development six feet below sea level in Oakley.