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Project: Enabling Sustainable and Equitable Planning for Infill in Transit Priority Areas (Planning for Infill)

Description: Developing transportation metrics that better reflect the vehicle miles traveled (VMT) benefits of affordable housing and infill development, quantifies the trip reduction benefits of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) measures, and establishes methods to adopt a VMT-based California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) threshold.

Reference Number: 34803014617

Implemented By: City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning

Objective: Implement sustainable planning in Transit Priority Areas, reduce unnecessary cost and time delays in the entitlement process, increase the development of affordable housing in areas served by transit, and develop a policy memo to recommend a Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT)-based threshold for the City.

Type: Technical Assistance

Total Cost: $491,513.69

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 11/19/2017    Actual Completion: 11/19/2017

Associated Counties: Los Angeles

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 84, SGC Sustainable Communities Planning Grants - DOC11/19/2014$491,513.69

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