SPUR Forum: How the Sacramento Kings Reformed CEQA

From SPUR:

Reforming the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) has been a goal for many since the law first passed. The stars aligned in 2013, when a basketball stadium deal eventually brought about the end of “level of service” (LOS) analysis in transportation. Come hear the inside scoop of what happened, why the change is key and how basketball saved the day.

Amanda Eaken / Natural Resources Defense Council
Viktoriya Wise / San Francisco Planning Department

  • Jim Brown

    The stadium deal brought an end to LOS analysis only related to transit oriented developments. LOS is alive and well elsewhere. The organizers nd presenters also owe it to themselves to learn what the rest of the arena deal does to traffic in downtown Sacramento — it’s not so heroic.

    Jim Brown
    Executive Director
    Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates

  • sebra leaves

    What does a stadium deal in Sacramento have to do with cyclists in San Francisco?

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