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Practice Pointer – CEQA Scoping Meetings

Public participation is an essential part of the CEQA process. Several agencies I work with include a community meeting at the beginning of the CEQA process, regardless of the size of the project. These meetings can be either formal or … Continue reading

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Case Law Update – Discussion of CEQA Document on the Agenda

Case Law Update At the end of May, the California Court of Appeal recently held that the Brown Act – which requires local legislative bodies to post agendas prior to regular meetings, and stick to the topics listed – mandates … Continue reading

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Update on CEQA Reform

Love it or hate it, the 1970s-era California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) is a critical piece of legislation that sets the stage for development projects.¬† Environmental supporters see CEQA requirements as important check points to ensure responsible development.¬† Businesses, however, … Continue reading

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Four Tips for Staying Engaged in Your Career

Are you feeling the doldrums in your career? Even if you are great at what you do, there may be times when it is worth shaking things up a bit. Here are four tips to help you stay engaged¬†in your … Continue reading

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