Tag Archives: EIR

Writing a Public Comment Letter

As part of the process, any member of our community is invited to write a Public Comment Letter that is added to the records in City Hall. These comment letters are collected together and used to define what will be studied in the Environmental Impact Report. This report is used to determine if the project […]

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Environmental Group Settles Suit with Air District over Chevron Refinery Permit

By Jennifer Baires Contra Costa Times RICHMOND — A local environmental group has settled a lawsuit against the regional air quality district over permits for Chevron’s $1 billion refinery upgrade. In June, Communities for a Better Environment sued the Bay Area Air Quality Management District after the agency declined the group’s call to revoke the […]

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