General Plan Guidelines
The updated General Plan Guidelines includes legislative changes, guidance documents, a data mapping tool, and additional resources.
Developed through a collaboration among the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, the Strategic Growth Council, and the California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions (CALAFCO), this paper is intended to help support coordination among local entities to advance efficient growth and conservation of natural resources.
On January 26, 2018, the California Natural Resources Agency (“Agency”) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to update the CEQA Guidelines. Revisions to the originally-proposed changes to the Guidelines (“15-day language”) are now available for public comment.
The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) is pleased to announce the completion of a technical advisory regarding exemption from CEQA that are located outside of Division 13 of the Public Resources Code.
California is projected to be home to 50 million people by 2050
The indicators hosted on CA@50million are designed to give a snapshot of how California is doing across a series of environmental measures.