Solano Press at 2018 California APA Conference

  We're back from the APA Conference in San Diego, where we enjoyed meeting many of our customers and showing off our library of Books That Matter. Among the highlights of the event was Bill Fulton's book signing for the new 5th edition of his popular book, Guide to California Planning. Several other Solano Press authors were presenters at this year’s conference, including David Early (The General Plan in California) Tom Jacobson (Exactions and Impact Fees in California) Whit Manley (Guide to CEQA) Antero Rivasplata (CEQA Deskbook, 3rd edition) Margaret Sohagi (Exactions and Impact Fees in California) We hope to...

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Visit the Solano Press booth at the APA Conference San Diego, October 7 - 10

  Join us in San Diego, October 7 - 10.  Visit us at Table 1 to meet the Solano Press staff and browse all of our titles. And be sure to stop by during the Consultant’s Reception, 5 – 6:30 pm on Tuesday, October 9. Bill Fulton will be signing copies of the new 5th edition of his popular book, Guide to California Planning. Bring your copy, or purchase one at the conference. Bill Fulton will also moderate a session on Wednesday, October 10, What California Planners Can Learn from Texas.  Several other Solano Press authors are presenters at this...

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Available Now! New 5th edition Guide to California Planning

Since it was first published in 1991, Guide to California Planning has served as the authoritative text on city and county planning practice throughout the state.

In this revised and expanded fifth edition, William Fulton and Paul Shigley lay out planning laws and processes in detail and describe how planning really works in California

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The General Plan in California updated with 2018 Addendum

Since the publication of The General Plan in California in late 2015, there have been several changes to California law in respect to General Plan preparation.  This Addendum, prepared by author David Early, documents

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Two new e-books now available!

Two recent Solano Press publications, Navigating the California Coastal Act and California Land Use and Planning Law 36th edition, are now also available in Kindle e-book editions. All Solano Press e-books are available directly from

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