February 24, 2012
The deadline to register and make hotel accommodations for the Public Works Officers Institute & Mini Expo and the Planners Institute & Mini Expo, scheduled for Tuesday through Thursday on March 20 - 22 at the San Jose Fairmont, has been extended to Wednesday, Feb. 29. Don't miss out on these valuable training opportunities!
February 10, 2012
In late January, the Governor's Office of Planning and Research (OPR) released for comment its draft CEQA guidelines for streamlining approval of infill projects. Please see the Jan. 27 CA Cities Advocate story "Governor's Office of Planning and Research Releases Draft Guidelines on Infill Development" for background . As part of its review, OPR has scheduled three workshops in Sacramento, Fresno and Los Angeles in February to discuss the proposed guidelines.
February 1, 2012
Last Thursday and Friday, the League's eight standing policy committees met in Sacramento to discuss legislative issues and plan for the coming year.