by William Fulton on Jun 24, 2023
Development Agreements, Fees, Oakland
In a new case from Oakland, an appellate court ruled that the city can impose new fees on an old project despite signing an agreement that seemed to lock the fees in.
by CP&DR Staff on Nov 8, 2021
CEQA, Development Agreements, Hollister, San Benito County, Yolo County
A CEQA case from Yolo County forces an EIR, while an unpublished case from San Benito County says a developer owes fees.
by William Fulton on Jun 6, 2021
Area Plan, Community Benefits Agreements, Development Agreements, Google, Housing, San Jose
In exchange for vested rights from the City of San Jose, Google has committed to an unprecedented investment in infrastructure, affordable housing, and community benefits.
by William Fulton on Jun 14, 2020
Development Agreements, Murrieta, Vesting Tentative Maps, WRCOG
Murrieta properly imposed WRCOG's "TUMF" fee while map was still in effect, court rules.
by William Fulton on Aug 26, 2018
Development Agreements, Moreno Valley, Tuolomne Tactic
Appellate court says negotiation with local government is an essential part of the process. >>read more