Land Use

Senate Bill 35 Applicability Across the Bay Area

By Chirag Rabari
SB 35 (Wiener, 2017) Bay Area Regional Applicability

February's Map of the Month from MTC and ABAG Executive Director Steve Heminger looks at Bay Area jurisdictions subject to — or exempt from — Senate Bill 35 (Wiener, 2017) requirements to streamline the approval process for certain kinds of housing developments. From the Executive Director's latest report to the MTC Commission and ABAG Executive Board: A jurisdiction is subject to SB 35’s streamlining requirements if it has not made sufficient progress toward its Regional Housing Need Allocation (RHNA) goals, or if it failed to submit its latest Housing Element Annual Progress Report. Read More