pending appeals

Citizens for the Restoration of L Street v. City of Fresno

Respondent in the Fifth District Court of Appeal. Following the published decision enforcing CEQA, the City of Fresno and developer Granville Properties have appealed the award of attorney's fees and costs to Citizens.

Friends of the San Mateo College Gardens v. San Mateo Community College District

Respondent in the California Supreme Court. The case involves the proposed demolition of the college gardens and horticulture complex without environmental review. The Court will consider the standard of review for determining when a project is "new" versus whether it is "supplemental."

Friends of the Willow Glen Trestle v. City of San Jose

Respondent, Sixth District Court of Appeal. The City appealed the grant of a peremptory writ to stop the imminent demolition of the historic Willow Glen Trestle. The City has prepared the EIR but the appeal remains pending.

Sierra Club v. County of Fresno

Appellants In the California Supreme Court. Representing the League of Women Voters in Fresno primarily on the issue of the standard of review for EIR adequacy.

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