Striking the Right Balance on Air Quality

Richard Lambros
Executive Director, Southern California Leadership Council

California, long-known for its environmental leadership, also boasts the world’s sixth largest economy. For Southern California, with our large, diverse population, the leadership challenge we face is how to create more good-paying, middle class jobs while improving our quality of life – cleaner air and water, reduced road congestion and increased affordable housing. Nowhere is […]

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CEQA Modernization – The End or Just the Beginning?

Richard Lambros
Executive Director, Southern California Leadership Council

On July 12th, the San Diego Union Tribune ran an opinion editorial co-written by former California Governors Gray Davis, Pete Wilson, and George Deukmejian as members of the Southern California Leadership Council.  The Op-Ed urgently called for CEQA modernization.  As the three governors put it, “While CEQA’s original intent must remain intact, now is the […]

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