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Helping Communities Meet Their Basic Water Needs

By Zaira Joaquín Morales

Apr 17, 2023 ... AVEK used some drought funding from the state to complete the CEQA analysis and design, and they're now seeking permitting for construction.


Achieving Universal Broadband in California

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr, Amy Gong Liu

This process typically takes up to 30 months (California Department of Technology 2023). SB 156 included statuary exemptions from CEQA for broadband deployment ...

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Feb 20, 2023 ... Key findings include overwhelming majorities say housing affordability and homelessness are a big problem; many Californians worry younger ...


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

In addition, it is important to note that cancellation of a Williamson Act contract is considered a project under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) ...

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Is SGMA Compatible with Farmland Preservation?

By Annabelle Rosser

Aug 15, 2022 ... Some counties (e.g. Kern) have begun to do this, although the decision is subject to California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) regulations ...


Land Transitions and Dust in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Jaymin Kwon, Joy Collins

Jul 25, 2022 ... For instance, if groundwater allocation systems or targeted fallowing compensation programs must mitigate dust emissions under CEQA, GSAs will ...


Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Henry McCann, David Mitchell ...

Although the plans themselves are exempt from review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), individual projects that GSAs undertake to ...


Improving California’s Water Market

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Brian Gray, Gokce Sencan ...

... and the environmental review requirements of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) apply to all transfers that may have significant ...