REgional Planning committee

Wednesday, October 01, 2014, 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Lawrence D. Dahms Auditorium
Joseph P. Bort MetroCenter
101 8th Street
Oakland, California


The ABAG Regional Committee may act on any item on this agenda.

Agenda and attachments available at

For information, contact Wally Charles, ABAG Planning and Research, at (510) 464 7993.

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Call and Notice

[Annotated Agenda]


1.    Call to Order / Confirm Quorum

[Record time meeting called to order:  __________ ]

[Circulate attendance sign-in sheet to members.]

[Conduct roll call.]

   Present   Absent

Enter Member Name   o   o    

[Quorum:  Present / Not Present ]

[Time Quorum Achieved:  __________ ]

2.    Public Comment


[Call for public comments.]

3.    Approval of Summary Minutes of august 6, 2014


Attachment:  Summary Minutes August 6, 2014

[Call for motion to approve minutes.]

[Conduct roll call.]

   Aye   Nay   Abstain

Enter Member Name   o   o   o

[Motion:  Passed / Failed ]

4.    Announcements


A.   Committee Members

B.   Staff Members

5.    session Overview


Miriam Chion, ABAG Planning and Research Director

Attachment: Staff memo: Overview Session October 01, 2014





6.     Review of priority development area criteria


Mark Shorett and Christy Leffall, Regional Planners at ABAG Planning and Research Department will provide an overview of the Priority Development Area criteria.


1. Priority Development Area (PDA) List

2. Regional Priority Development Area (Map)

3. Summary PDA Criteria/Guidelines Table

4. PDA Size Graphs


7.    Advancing Bay Area Resilience: ABAG's Integrated Approach


ABAG staff Danielle Mieler, Dana Brechwald, Michael Germeraad, and ABAG Policy Advisor Arrietta Chakos will present key findings from ABAG’s current resilience work in housing and infrastructure, the future direction of resilience planning at ABAG, and proposed regional resilience policies.


1:Bay Area Housing and Community Multiple Hazards Risk Assessment

2:Infrastructure Resilience Overview      

3:Draft State and Regional Legislative Policy Agenda


 [Call for motion to __________.]

[Conduct roll call.]

   Aye   Nay   Abstain

Enter Member Name   o   o   o

[Motion:  Passed / Failed ]

8.    Adjournment

Next meeting: Wednesday, December 3, 2014


[Record time meeting adjourned:  __________.]

[Return (1) annotated agenda notes and (2) attendance sign-in sheet to Clerk of the Board.]


Miriam Chion
Planning and Research Director


Date: September 10, 2014