The 91st General Conference of the California County Planning Commissioners’ Association was held at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Pleasanton at the Club, 7050 Johnson Drive, in Pleasanton, Alameda County, on October 14-15, 2022.

Another highly informative and enjoyable yearly event. Representatives from the City of Pleasanton and Alameda County’s Board of Supervisors were on hand to welcome the attendees, and Friday’s presenters included Tim Byrd, Vice President and General Counsel for G3 Enterprises; Ron Kopf, Executive Director at Tuolumne County Business Council; Developer Mike LemkeMelanie McCavour, Environmental Impact Assesment Professional, and CalPoly Humboldt Lecturer; and John Salkowski, President and CFO of Blue Mountain Minerals.

Saturday’s field trip included tours of one of the largest aggregate facilities in Pleasanton, the Alameda County Fairgrounds, the Sunol Water Temple (which was currently closed to the public due to renovation and construction at the new Alameda Creek Watershed Center), and the Ruby Hill Winery in the Livermore Valley. Saturday evening closed the event with a banquet featuring keynote speaker,  former US Congress Representative George Radanovich.


Friday October 14, 2022
9:00 - 9:30 am

Jerry Morrow, 2022 CCPCA President
Karla Brown, Mayor City of Pleasanton
David Haubert, Superivisor Dist.1, Alameda County
David Goldemberg, Supervisior Dist 1, Tuolumne County
James Cooper, President/CEO Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce

9:30 - 10:15 am John Salkowski, President and CFO of Blue Mountain Minerals
10:15 - 10:30 am Break
10:30 - 11:15 am Mike Lemke, Developer and UC California Naturalist
11:15 - 11:30 am Charlotte Hague. Past President of CCPCA (2011)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 - 1:45 pm Tim Byrd, Vice President and General Counsel for G3 Enterprises, Inc.
1:45  - 2:00 pm Break
2:00 - 3:00 pm Melanie McCavour,  Environmental Impact Assesment Professional, and CalPoly Humboldt Lecturer
3:00 - 4:00 pm Topics from the Floor,  questions and discussion among the attendees
Sessions will adjourn to the Hotel's adjacent lounge area for social and networking: --evening and dinner will be "on your own."
Saturday October 14. 2022
8:30 am Board Bus in front of Doubletree Hotel
9:00 - 10:30 am Cemex Concrete and Aggregate Facility:  The Eliot Quarry
10:45 - 11:45 am Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton
11:45 am - 1:15 pm Lunch at the Fairgrounds picnic area, followed by the 
CCPCA 's Annual General Membership Meeting: --election of officers and executive committee for 2023.
1:30 - 2:30 pm Sunol Water Temple, and the site of the new Alameda Creek Watershed Center, under construction.
2:45 - 4:00 pm Ruby Hill Winery, Livermore Valley
4:30 pm Return to Doubletree Hotel
6:00 pm Social and Networking hour with No-Host Cocktails at the Doubletree's Triple Crown Room
7:00 pm Farewell banquet, featuring keynote address by former US Congress Representative George Radanovich



Thank You!  We express heartfelt gratitude to our donors who have contributed to help support the 2022 CCPCA program:

  • Stanislaus Community Foundation: E&J Gallo Fund
  • Patrick Wallner, Wallner Plumbing
  • Blue Mountain Minerals
  • Brian Fitzgerald, Long Gulch Ranch
  • Stephen B Campbell