Lawsuit against Merge 56 project highlights need for CEQA reform

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Merge 56 is a development project west of Rancho Peñasquitos that is considered a model for suburban growth.

But construction was delayed after a lawsuit that claimed a number of environmental issues.

The suit has been settled, but Councilman Mark Kersey says this case highlights the need for reform with the California Environmental Quality Act.

Councilman Mark Kersey, San Diego City Council District 5, was in studio to talk about it.

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