Football and the Future of CEQA for Popular Projects

Football and the Future of CEQA for Popular Projects

Apr 23, 2015

Client Alert

Brownstein Client Alert, April 23, 2015

In quick succession, the Southern California cities of Inglewood and Carson have used the initiative process to approve new NFL football stadiums in bids to lure teams to new homes, bypassing review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) along the way. These wildly popular projects—seeking to bring professional football back to Los Angeles after more than 20 years—pose a question:  Is this a football-only phenomenon, or might other popular projects utilize the initiative process as well? 

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