Welcome to OPRThe Office of Planning and Research (OPR), created by statute in 1970, is part of the Office of the Governor. OPR serves the Governor and his Cabinet as staff for long-range planning and research, and constitutes the comprehensive state planning agency.
AnnouncementsLocal Government Roundtable - November 17, 2014 1:30-2:30pm 11-14-2014
Local Government Roundtable
Monday, November 17, 2014
Public Workshop Notice - Preliminary Discussion Draft of changes to the CEQA Guidlines implementing SB 743 10-16-2014
The Governorís Office of Planning and Research will host a public workshop to discuss the Preliminary Discussion Draft of changes to the CEQA Guidelines implementing Senate Bill 743 (Steinberg 2013). The purpose of the workshop is to provide an overview of SB 743 and OPRís Preliminary Discussion Draft. The workshop will also feature a facilitated discussion among experts in various sectors that may be affected by the proposal. The public will also have an opportunity to provide informal input and ask questions regarding the proposal. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to provide input, staff may establish specific time limits on presentations. The Preliminary Discussion Draft and other related materials are available on OPRís website at http://opr.ca.gov/s_sb743.php. For the public workshop notice, please click here.
Review of a Preliminary Discussion Draft of Updates to the CEQA Guidelines Implementing Senate Bill 743- Comment period change to November 21, 2014 10-07-2014
The Governorís Office of Planning and Research is pleased to invite your review of a preliminary discussion draft of updates to the CEQA Guidelines implementing Senate Bill 743 (Steinberg, 2013). These updates address the evaluation of transportation impacts under CEQA. A copy of the preliminary discussion draft is available here. We look forward to your input. Please submit all comments by