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RHNA Update three story housing units side by side with BART train in the background

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RHNA Update

In May, staff will ask the Regional Planning Committee to recommend that the Executive Board approve the Final RHNA Methodology and the Draft RHNA Allocations. Recently, HCD confirmed that the ABAG Draft Methodology furthers the RHNA objectives.

As a result of this finding, ABAG can now approve...

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Housing Element Update Training Sessions Available

The ABAG Regional Housing Technical Assistance Program is launching a 10-part training series for local planning and housing staff focused on Housing Element updates. Sessions will be held the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 9-11 a.m., beginning on Tuesday, February 23 and running...

Plan Bay Area 2050 Public Engagement 2020 Year in Review Photo of a hand holding a cell phone by Paul Hanaoka

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Plan Bay Area 2050 Public Engagement 2020 Year in Review

In 2020, staff from the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission held 35 public events about Plan Bay Area 2050, in order to exchange ideas with residents and staff from partner organizations. Over 180,000 comments were received from over 15,000 people on...