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Notice of Public Hearing: Regional Housing Control Total

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG), in coordination with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), is beginning development of a new long-range plan for the San Francisco Bay Area this fall, known as Plan Bay Area 2050 (RTP/SCS). Under a 2014 legal settlement with the Building Industry Association Bay Area (BIA Bay Area), ABAG must hold a public hearing on the methodology used to determine the Regional Housing Control Total and the forecasted development pattern for Plan Bay Area 2050. Under the terms of the settlement agreement, the public hearing must be held on the same day the methodology is proposed for adoption, which must also be prior to the Regional Housing Control Total being disclosed.

ABAG will hold this public hearing to receive oral or written testimony in regards to the proposed methodology. 

The public hearing will be held during the ABAG Executive Board meeting on:

Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room, First Floor
375 Beale Street, San Francisco, California

Written comments may be submitted to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s (MTC) Public Information Office at 375 Beale St, Suite 800, San Francisco, CA 94105 or faxed to MTC at 415-536-9800 or sent via e-mail to  Please include “Plan Bay Area 2050 Methodology” in the subject line. Written comments are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, August 19, 2019. For more information, call MTC’s Public Information Office at 415-778-6757.

After receipt and review of public comments, the ABAG Executive Board is scheduled to consider the adoption of the methodology at its September 19, 2019 meeting. 

Do you need an interpreter or any other assistance to participate? Please call 415-778-6757. We require at least three working days’ notice to accommodate interpreter requests. For TDD or hearing impaired, call 711, California Relay Service, or 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (voice) and ask to be relayed to 415-778-6700.

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