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CA Dept of Education: Review of School Siting and Design Standards

The California Department of Education, School Facilities and Transportation Services Division (CDE), is reviewing the school siting and design standards contained in California Code of Regulations, Title 5 14001 et seq. To inform the update, CDE hosted several stakeholder meetings over the past three months in venues across the state to solicit informal input. The CDE had set February 28, ...

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CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program RFP

COACHELLA VALLEY CONSERVATION COMMISSION Coachella Valley Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan & Natrual Community Conservation Plan RE: Notice of Request for Proposals for CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program PROJECT: CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program DESCRIPTION: The Coachella Valley Conservation Commission (CVCC) requests proposals for the CVMSHCP Biological Monitoring Program. The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available at: www.cvmshcp.org. The RFP can be ...

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APA CALIFORNIA Launches Planners4Health Six-Month Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1st, 2017 The American Planning Association California Chapter (APA-California) has been selected as one of 28 APA state chapters to participate in the $1.5 million grant-funded Planners4Health initiative. The initiative will focus on building capacity at the chapter level to create stronger, healthier communities statewide by fostering greater coordination between planners and public health professionals. Chapters ...

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APA California Legislative Update

APA CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE DECEMBER 2016 By Paul Clark, AICP, Vice Director – Policy Throughout this year of 2016 I have been focusing attention on four planning related bills progressing in the state legislature: AB 2501 (Housing: density bonuses): This bill and the next are by the same Assemblyman, Richard Bloom (D: Santa Monica, District 50). AB 2501 addressed density ...

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