Moira O'Neill

University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development

Associate Research Scientist

230 Bauer Wurster Hall

#1820

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

http://https://www.law.berkeley.edu/research/clee/about/people/moira-oneill/

University of Virginia, School of Architecture

Associate Professor, Urban and Environmental Planning

Campbell Hall

P.O. Box 400122

Charlottesville, VA 22904

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Making It Work: Legal Foundations for Administrative Reform of California's Housing Framework

47 Ecology Law Quarterly 973-1060 (2020)
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development
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land use, zoning, affordable housing, administrative law, planning, YIMBY, fair housing, affirmatively furthering fair housing

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Examining Entitlement in California to Inform Policy and Process: Advancing Social Equity in Housing Development Patterns

Number of pages: 136 Posted: 08 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2022
University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and University of California, Irvine - Department of Planning, Policy and DesignUniversity of California, Irvine School of Law
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land use, zoning, housing, environmental regulation

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State Administrative Review of Local Constraints on Housing Development: Improving the California Model

63 Arizona Law Review 609 (2021)
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2021
University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development
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housing, land use, affordable housing, fair housing, state and local government, YIMBY, NIMBY, zoning, planning, general plan, comprehensive plan, housing element

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Sustainable Communities or the Next Urban Renewal?

47.4 Ecology Law Quarterly 101 (2020)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Moira O'Neill, Giulia Gualco-Nelson and Eric Biber
University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development, Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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land use, local government, zoning, housing

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Small Suburbs, Large Lots: How the Scale of Land-Use Regulation Affects Housing Affordability, Equity, and the Climate

Utah Law Review, 2021
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Oct 2021
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of California, Irvine - Department of Planning, Policy and DesignUniversity of California, Irvine School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development
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Land-Use Law, Housing Production, Local Government, Local Control

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'I Would, If Only I Could' How Cities Can Use California’s Housing Element Law to Overcome Neighborhood Resistance to New Housing

Willamette Law Review
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jul 2021
University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development
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Land use, housing, zoning, general plan, comprehensive plan, housing element, fair share, NIMBY, YIMBY, local government, property, local politics, city politics.

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Developing Policy From the Ground Up: Examining Entitlement in the Bay Area to Inform California’s Housing Policy Debates

25 Hastings Environmental Law Journal 1
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Jan 2019
Moira O'Neill, Giulia Gualco-Nelson and Eric Biber
University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development, Columbia University - Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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Land-Use Regulation, Housing Development, Environmental Review, Land-Use Law, CEQA, Affordability

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Building to Burn? Permitting Exurban Housing Development in High Fire Hazard Zones

Ecology Law Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 May 2022
Eric Biber and Moira O'Neill
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - Institute for Urban and Regional Development
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land use, zoning, housing, environmental regulation