How does CEQA apply to a particular project?

by Andrew Shaffer  on June 27, 2018 | | No comments

CEQA applies to discretionary projects. A discretionary project is one that requires an agency to exercise judgment in approving or disapproving it. CEQA applies to the whole of the action when any part of a project is discretionary.

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Andrew Shaffer is the California Preservation Foundation’s Engagement Director. His job includes sharing stories of CPF’s work and collaborating with members and partner organizations on preservation issues across California. Prior to joining CPF, he studied at the University of San Francisco and the University of Wisconsin, where he specialized in LGBTQ history, preservation, and activism. Andrew is a transplant to San Francisco and loves showing off his adopted hometown to people from all over the world.