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Michael A. Peroni
Company Consultant Profile

Mr. Peroni has over 38 years of experience in municipal planning, environmental planning, and urban
design. He had his own consulting practice (Smith, Peroni & Fox, Planning Consultants, Inc.) for 12
years and has served as a principal with other regional and international firms prior to establishing The
Altum Group. Since becoming a consultant in 1979, he has served as office manager/principal as well
as project manager on a variety of projects throughout the Inland Empire, representing a mixture of
large- and small-scale land developments including resort, industrial, residential, recreational,
commercial, energy, and public projects. He has served as a project planner for the revision of the
Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage and Desert Hot Springs General Plans, and a principal-in-charge for the
revisions of the Redlands and Coachella General Plans. Prior to becoming a consultant, Mr. Peroni
was a planner for the City of Palm Springs.

Professional Services

Planning Environmental
Community Planning CEQA/NEPA/TEPA
Urban Design Environmental Analysis/Assessment
Site Planning Mitigated Negative Declarations
Specific Plans and Special Permits Environmental Impact Reports/Statements
Governmental Entitlements & Processing Findings of No Significant Impact (FONSI)
General Plans Constraints & Opportunities Analysis
Zoning Ordinances & Implementation Master Environmental Assessments
Programs Regulatory Compliance & Permit Assistance
Redevelopment/Revitalization Planning Mitigation Monitoring/Condition of
Citizen Participation Programs Approval Compliance

Consultant Michael A. Peroni

Define Development Group, LLC.
73-255 El Paseo Drive Suite 15
Palm Desert, CA 92260
PH. 760.346.4750