Photo of Mark Meier, Chief Counsel

Mark Meier Chief Counsel Mark Meier joined the Commission’s Legal Division in June of 1984 following two years with a private law firm specializing in business and real estate. Since then, he has worked in all aspects of the Commission’s responsibilities, focusing...

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Photo of tidelands by CSLC staff, S. Pemberton

Although the sale of tidelands into private ownership is prohibited by the Constitution and statute, that was not always true. In the 1800’s the Legislature authorized the sale of tidelands, with the majority of such sales taking place in the San Francisco Bay Area....

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