Court Finds Site Visits and Reports Taken Before and After Issuance of NOP Adequate for Establishing Biological Resources Baseline, EIR’s Emergency Evacuation Analysis Upheld

December 23rd, 2022

By: Thomas Law Group

Starting January 1, 2023, Thomas Law Group will merge with Downey Brand. Our post discussing the First District’s new CEQA opinion, Save North Petaluma River and Wetlands v. City of Petaluma (Nov. 14, 2022, A163192) __Cal.App.4th__ [2022 Cal. App. LEXIS 1009], can be found at Downey Brand’s CEQA Chronicles blog. The new opinion discusses the adequacy of an EIR’s description of baseline biological resources and its analysis of emergency evacuation impacts.


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