Often development codes and policies pose the biggest challenges to achieving a community’s goals and vision. R.O. Anderson has significant and varied experience assisting the public sector with development code regulations and sign ordinances in Nevada. Our planners routinely review and analyze development codes and policies and in order to make policy recommendations and identify goals for the community. Our planners also assist clients in conceptualizing and formulating a broad range of projects.
From specific plans to subdivision maps, we offer services in preparing credentials for entitlement applications to various jurisdictions. This documentation may include master plan amendments, zone changes, tentative subdivision maps, planned developments, special-use permits, variance applications, and code amendments. We also regularly assist our clients with site planning and landscape design, as well as other project-facilitation services including community and neighborhood workshops.
Finally, for each project we undertake, our regulatory specialists prepare and process all required agency permit applications. Not only do we assist our clients in the preparation of California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documentation, but we represent our clients with various governing agencies, including the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, USDA Rural Development, United State Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Federal Highways Administration, Division of Safety of Dams, Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Caltrans, California Department of Fish and Game, California Air Resources Board/Air Pollution Control Districts, Regional Water Quality Control Boards, and Department of Water Resources.