Government Relations

Liaison to government officials and managing project applications for General Plan Amendments, Zoning Changes, EIR’s, Tentative Maps, Master Plans, CUP’s and other discretionary reviews in Southern California cities and counties and with the California Coastal Commission.

Policy and Issue
Mangement

Issues affecting all aspects of land use planning, such as affordable housing, air quality, economic, fiscal issues, etc.

Community Relations

Identification and resolution of community issues as they relate to achieving client objectives. We have successfully used the mutual gains approach as described by the MIT/Harvard Program on Negotiation with environmental groups, homeowners, residents and the business community.

Direct Mail and
Collateral

Conceptualization, writing, list/database management and label services. Oversee graphic design, printing and production management.

 

Project Presentations

Preparation of PowerPoint presentations for public hearings and community meetings. Presentations include but are not limited to project overview, site photos, architectural renderings, key points and community issue slides. These presentations have proved to facilitate project review and expedite approvals.