Policy Letter: Recommendations for Win-Win-Win Approaches to Housing Affordability in the City of San Diego
Date Published January 25, 2017
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RE: Recommendations for Win-Win-Win Approaches to Housing Affordability in the City of San Diego
Dear Councilmember Sherman:
On behalf of Circulate San Diego, whose mission it is to create excellent mobility choices and vibrant, healthy neighborhoods, I am writing to provide recommendations for a framework on how to craft improvements to housing policy in the City of San Diego.Read more
Circulate San Diego submitted comments in response to the Notice of Preparation for the Program Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the 2019 Regional Plan issued by SANDAG on November 14, 2016. Our comments included two core points:
(1) The EIR must contain one or more transit-friendly reasonable alternatives that are financially constrained and do not require an amendment of the 2004 TransNet Ordinance.
(2) The EIR should analyze the extent to which the Regional Plan does or does not meet the mode-share goals for local jurisdictions with Climate Action Plans.