SB 375

California Supreme Court to Decide Major CEQA, Climate Change Case

LegalPlanet | Richard Frank | posted: 3/12/2015 Justices’ Latest Grant of Review Continues Supreme Court’s Focus on Environmental Law. To paraphrase former President Ronald Reagan, there they go again. The California Supreme Court on Wednesday granted review in an important case at the intersection of the California Environmental Quality Act…

The Future of SB 375 Implementation and Regional Planning

Western City Magazine | Julie Pierce | posted: March 2015 edition I am a city council member, but I am also a regionalist. These are not mutually exclusive titles — each needs the other. Regional governments are built with and depend on the expertise of local officials. Because local government…

Driving us up the wall — Will new funding restrictions affect transportation in Marin?

Pacific Sun | Peter Seidman | posted: 2/13/2015 Most Marin cities and the county face restrictions on the amount of federal gas tax money they can spend. The cause: Rejecting the Plan Bay Area concept of priority development areas. When motorists fill their gas tanks in Marin, they pay 18.4…