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AB 2923 (Chiu) San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District: transit-oriented development.

Position:Watch
Status:Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 1000, Statutes of 2018
Summary:

Requires the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) to adopt transit-oriented development (TOD) zoning standards for BART-owned land within one-half mile of an existing or planned BART station, and requires affected cities and counties to update zoning to be consistent with BART’s zoning standards within two years.

Prescribes procedures for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) review of TOD zoning standards and changes undertaken pursuant to the bill, including requiring the BART board to serve as the lead agency and requiring subsequent CEQA review of rezoning or TOD projects to incorporate BART's CEQA review of the TOD zoning standards to the greatest degree possible.

Comments:

Supported by MTC

More Info:Legislative Website Info
Last Updated:October 2, 2018