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IRWA Chapter One 27th Annual Valuation Seminar

Join Brad Kuhn, Chair of Nossaman’s Eminent Domain & Valuation Practice Group, at the International Right of Way Association’s Chapter One Annual Valuation Seminar.  The event will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at the Quiet Cannon Conference Center in Monterey Park, CA.  Brad will be addressing “What To Do When the Cookie Isn’t From A Cutter:  … Continue Reading

Join Us at IRWA Los Angeles’ Annual Valuation Seminar and IRWA San Jose’s Spring Conference

There are a couple exciting International Right of Way Association (IRWA) events coming up next week: On April 26, I will be participating in IRWA Chapter 1’s (Los Angeles) 2016 Annual Valuation Seminar.  I will be presenting with Brad Thompson of Mason & Mason on “Project Benefits and Construction-Related Impacts:  Tangible or Speculative?”. On April … Continue Reading

Expo Line Extension to Santa Monica Opens May 20

The wait is nearly over:  for those living on the Westside of Los Angeles, passenger rail transit will be available in just a few short months.  Officials announced this week that the final extension of the Expo Line will open on May 20, extending service from Culver City to just a few blocks from the … Continue Reading

Redevelopment Happy Endings Do Exist….

The demise of redevelopment in California has surely sparked strong emotions from both its supporters and its opponents.  And while the wind-down process continues to dominate the headlines, a recent article caught my eye about the tale of a long, hard-fought redevelopment battle — with a happy ending, for everyone.  If you have a moment, check out a great … Continue Reading

California Transportation Commission Announces $2.2 Billion in Transportation Funding

Improving California’s infrastructure continues to be a major focus across the state.  We’ve been reporting for months the stream of funding that is making its way towards much needed transportation projects.  This week California saw a major influx of additional Proposition 1B funding to the tune of $2.2 billion which will be spread across 146 … Continue Reading

Update on Southern California Transportation Improvements

Want to know what’s going on with some of Southern California’s largest infrastructure projects?  Here’s a quick update. I-5 Corridor Improvements:  If you live in California, you’ve almost certainly spent many hours on the 5 freeway.  It runs from the US/Mexico border all the way through Oregon and even up into Canada.  With Southern California’s … Continue Reading

California Eminent Domain & Infrastructure Updates

It’s not often we go an entire week without a blog post, but last week was a bit hectic on our end.  Here’s a few California eminent domain and infrastructure updates from throughout the week: San Bernardino Eminent Domain:  In its article "IVDA approves eminent domain for Tippecanoe widening," The Riverside Press-Enterprise is reporting that the … Continue Reading

New Los Angeles Subway on the Horizon?

New subway lines don’t come around every day.  They are expensive, complicated projects that take years to plan, finance, and build.  But it looks like major cities on both coasts are working towards new major new subway projects.  In New York, the Second Avenue Subway Project is the first major expansion of New York’s subway system … Continue Reading
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