Speaker: Michael Patrick Durkee
Wactor & Wick LLP
What is Covered?
This seminar provides guidelines for effective use of the Subdivision Map Act. The instructor will discuss the responsibilities and powers of local agencies under the Act, as well as particular issues regarding when the Act applies.
- Discussion of Legislative and Judicial changes in 2012
- Relationship of Map Act to other planning, zoning and development laws, and to CEQA
- When the Map Act applies (and when not)
- What kind of Map (tentative/final or parcel map) to use
- Certificates of compliance
- Lot Line Adjustments
- Exemptions and exceptions under the Map Act
- Life of Tentative Map
- Vested Rights (including Vesting Maps, Development Agreements and Common Law Vesting)
- Creative mapping approaches
- 1010 Tenth Street,
- Room B(asement) 300
- Modesto, Ca
Seminar Schedule: June 26, 2013
- 8:30 – Registration
- 9:00 – Seminar Begins
- 12:00 – Lunch
- 4:00 – Seminar Ends
Who Should Attend?
This seminar is designed for planners, surveyors, engineers, developers, builders, attorneys, project managers, architects, planning commissioners, council and board members, property managers, public works and utilities directors, zoning board members, and all others involved with the land use process.
We are auctioning off one-seat to Mike's Seminar to the highest bidder. (Value $175-$195)
Proceeds to go into the Chapter Scholarship Fund.
We have a current bid of:
Winning bidder was James Ryan.
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Mike is an attorney at the law firm of McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP,where he practices land use, elections, and local government law in both administrative and judicial proceedings. Mike represents developers, builders, property owners, cities, counties, special districts, and interest groups in all aspects of California local government, elections, and land use entitlement, review, and approval processes.
He has transactional and litigation expertise in the laws and processes regarding the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), local governance, general plans, specific plans, planning, zoning and development, vested rights (common law, development agreements, vesting maps), exactions (fees/dedications), the Subdivision Map Act, Williamson Act, and local elections (initiative, referendum, recall). Mike also serves as an expert on these topics in litigation.
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