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CEQA Guidelines


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City of Coachella - Local CEQA Guidelines

 Pursuant to State law, the City of Coachella periodically adopts local guidelines for the implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) including all necessary forms, initial study checklist template, and memorandums showing guidance for the implementation of certain projects that qualify for streamlined reviews or statutory or categorical exemptions.

 The links below provide the latest City of Coachella CEQA Guidelines, which are prepared by the City Attorney's Office. 


2020 CEQA Local Guidelines