Briefing complete in challenge to Plan Bay Area
Today, we filed our last brief in the trial court before the hearing in our challenge, on behalf of the nonprofit Bay Area Citizens, to the adoption of Plan Bay Area. (We filed our opening motion in March, and the respondent agencies filed their opposition brief in April). The case is set for a hearing in the Alameda County Superior Court on June 12, 2014.
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