The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research and what it means to LAFCOs in 2013 and 2014

This session will focus on the Senate Bill 244: Land Use, General Plans and Disadvantaged Communities Technical Advisory released by OPR in February 2013 and how LAFCos can incorporate this guidance into their decision making process. The panel will also discuss the SB226 CEQA guidelines related to the statewide standards for infill projects and other major OPR initiatives of interest to LAFCos. Panel: Michael McCormick, AICP, Senior Planner, OPR (Moderator); Seth Litchney, GPG Update Manager, OPR; Scott Morgan, Deputy Director of Administration, OPR and Louise Bedsworth, PhD, Senior Researcher, OPR