EPS Participates at 38th Annual CALED Conference

EPS was pleased to attend the 38th Annual California Association for Local Economic Development (CALED) Conference in Monterey, California. Ellen Martin, Executive Vice President, is an active member of the Tax Increment Finance committee which helps to evaluate available mechanisms and propose legislative solutions to improve the existing toolkit. Martin was a member of this year’s conference […]

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UC Hastings Redevelops Portion of SF Campus into Academic Village

EPS has been leading a team of consultants to assist the University of California Hasting School of Law (UC Hastings) in its planning and implementation of the redevelopment of a substantial portion of its San Francisco campus into a Multi-Disciplinary Academic Village.  The program will incorporate the development of two new buildings, and the renovation […]


San Francisco Approves Mission Rock

    Mission Rock (photo from Port of SF http://sfport.com/missionrock) The San Francisco Giants’ proposed 28-acre development at Mission Rock earned unanimous support from the Board of Supervisors in February.  EPS congratulates the Port of San Francisco and the Giants on this momentous achievement. Mission Rock will be a new mixed-used neighborhood consisting of eight […]

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Oakland Office Packs a Punch and Supports Local Community

Our team recently participated in a boxing workout at the Guardian gym, a local non-profit that provides free kid programming. Mike Nimon, Vice President at EPS, organized an 8:00a.m. outing of jump roping and jumping jacks, burpees and boxing, sit-ups and squats.  We met at Guardian Gym a few blocks from the Oakland office. Guardian […]


EPS Participates in the 2017 APA California Chapter Conference

EPS was pleased to participate in the 2017 APA California Chapter conference in Sacramento, the home base for one of our four offices.  For those interested in our panel presentations, please click on the panel title to access the presentations by EPS, California Forward, Kahn/Mortimer, Port of San Francisco, Western Riverside Council of Governments, and […]


Michelle Chung Receives 2017-2018 CPF Scholarship for Outstanding Student Award

The California Planning Foundation (CPF) announced its 2017 scholarship awards program for outstanding planning students in the State of California. A little more than $58,000 has been awarded this year to thirty-one deserving scholarship recipients. We are proud to note that Michelle Chung, Associate in our Los Angeles Office, was awarded the Outstanding Student Award […]


EPS Earns APA Merit Award for WRCOG Development Impact Fee Study

The Inland Empire Chapter of the American Planning Association has selected the WRCOG Development Impact Fee Study to receive the 2017 Merit Award in the category of Economic Planning. Development impact fees have become a critical part of California jurisdictions’ efforts to fund infrastructure over the last thirty years.  Their expanding use has raised questions […]


Hayward City Council Approves Mission Crossings

Economic & Planning Systems assisted MLC Holdings, Inc. in winning approval from Hayward City Council for their Mission Crossings project. The project will be MLC’s largest sustainable infill project to date, with 140 townhomes, a 93-room hotel, over 7,000 sf of retail, full solar PV program, and an urban farm.  EPS provided fiscal impact analysis […]

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