Publications

CEQA Guidelines Receive Update, Climate Change Drives Major Amendments
Offshore Wind Advances, BOEM Extends Comment Deadline for Vineyard Wind
NRDC Files Court Challenge to Revived NSR Rule Almost a Decade After EPA First Published Its Project Aggregation Rule
California Supreme Court Finds Fresno County EIR Deficient
“WOTUS”: A Tale of Two Rules While Litigation and Rulemaking Continue
Interior Department Reorganizes into 12 “Unified Regions” – To What Effect On The Ground?
Changes To CEQA Guidelines Coming To a Project Near You
Appeals Court Offers Path for Challenging ZBA’s Failure to Act
“Frivolous” Town Complaint Results in Attorney’s Fees Award for Affordable Housing Developer
Supreme Court Poised to Overrule Requirement that Takings Claims be Filed In State Court
Supreme Judicial Court Sets Limitation on Chapter 40B’s Broad Grant of Authority to Local Zoning Boards
Connecticut Launches New and Incentivized Brownfields Program
Zoning-Immune Government Building Retains Its Protected Status Upon Transfer to Private Party
New Presidential and Interior Orders Target Environmental Permitting, NEPA Reviews, and Flood Risk Standards for Infrastructure and Energy Projects
D.C. Federal Court Approves NEPA Environmental Impact Statement for Major Drinking Water Project
Court Reaffirms Standard for Injury Sufficient to Maintain Standing to Challenge Zoning Permit Modification
Court Mandates Full Payment of 40B Application Fee for Complete Application
Early Presidential Actions to Expedite Infrastructure and Domestic Manufacturing
Recent Changes to the Massachusetts Zoning Act and Smart Growth Zoning
Massachusetts Appeals Court Imposes Higher Hurdle For Master Plan to Defeat 40B Project
Local Wetlands Bylaw Decision Survives Pre-emption Challenge
Affordable Housing Permit Revoked by Massachusetts Appeals Court
Greenhouse Gases “Rise” in Importance for NEPA Reviews