88th Annual CCPCA Conference May 4-5 2018 - Redding, CA

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(follow the links within the program below for more topical information)

Friday, May 4th

7:30 AM - 12:00 PM Registration Desk Open (Sundial Ball Room B)

7:45 AM - 8:45 AM Continental Breakfast (All meals and workshops are in Sundial Ballroom B)

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Welcome – Les Baugh, Chairman, Shasta County Board of Supervisors

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Planning for Healthy Communities (VIDEO).

9:45 AM -10:15AM Environmental Greenmailing - Presented by Eric Christen, CEO of Coalition For Fair Employment in Construction.

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM BREAK

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Tribal Consultation under AB 52: An overview, tips for compliance and changes in the CEQA initial study.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM US Environmental Protection Agency Superfund Program: Site Cleanup, Brownfields Revitalization, and Emergency Response Presented by Lily Tavassoli, Project Manager Iron Mountain Mine Superfund Cleanup Site, Region 9, San Francisco Office.

12:00AM - 1:00 PM BUFFET LUNCH (Sundial Ballroom B)

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Welcome to Redding and Shasta County – Presented by Jake Mangas, President and CEO of the Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce.

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM 2017 “The Year of Housing" (VIDEO) A new look at the housing element of your general plan.

  • SB35 - Fast tracking projects to meet regional “Fair Share” housing goals.
  • AB1505 - New “Permanent Source” of funding for affordable housing.
  • SB2 - New “Permanent Source” of funding for affordable housing.
  • AB494 & SB229 – Easing the way for second units on residential lots.
  • AB678, SB167 & AB1515 – Strengthening tools to fight NIMBY opposition to housing.

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM BREAK

2:45 PM – 4:15 PM Recreational Marijuana / Commercial Marijuana Manufacturing. This will be a panel discussion on the various trends and land use issues that are being seen across California.

4:15 PM – 4:30 PM Question & Answer Session – Announcements

5:00 PM Dinner and Night out on your own:


Saturday, May 5th

9:00 AM Depart Sheraton Hotel in tour bus

9:30 AM Whiskeytown Lake, Dam & JFK Memorial

10:30 AM Downtown Redding Revitalization, Mall Roof Removal Project

11:30 AM Lunch at Maxwell’s

1:00 PM Shasta Dam Visitors Center

3:00 PM Sierra Pacific Industries Co-Generation Plant

 Evening Reception 6:00 PM & Dinner at 7:00 PM at Turtle Bay Museum, Keynote Speech by Leticia Perez (VIDEO)