Tag Archives: Coastal Planning

5 Steps to Faster Coastal Development Permit Approvals

Achieving California Coastal Commission (CCC) permit approval can be complicated, time consuming, and expensive. However, communication, clarity, and careful planning can expedite the permit process. Dudek offers 5 tips to ensuring efficient coastal development permit approvals. 1. Communicate promptly with the CCC. Once the project has been defined and the basic alternative analysis and any

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Streamlining Coastal Permitting for Public Works

Public Works Plans (PWPs) are an innovative — but little known approach — to streamlining California Coastal Commission permitting for qualifying public projects. A PWP provides a comprehensive permit vehicle for obtaining Commission approval of large or phased public works projects in place of the usual project-by-project permit application process. Time and expense savings are

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Coastal Commission Certifies Santa Monica Mountains Plan

The project is certified using innovative but little known approach to streamline coastal permitting for qualifying public projects. The California Coastal Commission has certified approval of a large-scale project to improve parks, open space, trails, and wildlife habitat on 1,700 acres in the Santa Monica Mountains. The project was certified using a Public Works Plan

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