No. H027491.

31 Cal.Rptr.3d 901 (2005)

131 Cal.App.4th 1170

LIGHTHOUSE FIELD BEACH RESCUE, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. CITY OF SANTA CRUZ, et al., Defendants and Respondents, California Department of Parks and Recreation, Real Party in Interest and Respondent.

Court of Appeals of California, Sixth District.

August 10, 2005.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Brandt-Hawley Law Group and Susan Brandt-Hawley and Paige J. Swartley, for Appellants.

Atchison, Barisone, Condotti & Kovacevich and John G. Barisone, Santa Cruz City Attorney, for Respondents City of Santa Cruz City of Santa Cruz City Council.

Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, Thomas Greene, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Mary E. Hackenbracht, Sr. Assistant Attorney General, John Davidson, Supervising Deputy Attorney General and Anita E. Ruud, Deputy Attorney General, for Respondent California Department of Parks and Recreation.


The principal issues in this case are whether the City of Santa Cruz (City) complied with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) (Pub. Res. Code, § 21000 et seq.)1 in preparing its initial study of the proposed revisions of the 1984 Lighthouse Field State Beach General Plan (revised general plan), adopting a negative declaration instead of preparing an environmental...

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