Public Comment Period

Public Comments RHNA Proposed Methodology

NEW Review the Public and Local Jurisdiction Comments on the Proposed Methodology -Comments were presented to ABAG Executive Board at its meeting on December 17. More information is available in the meeting packet.

Comments addressed the following two components of the 6th Cycle RHNA process:

  1. Proposed RHNA Methodology: the formula that calculates the number of housing units, by income category, assigned to each Bay Area jurisdiction.
  2. Draft Subregional Shares of Regional Housing Need: the share of the Bay Area’s housing needs each subregion must allocate among its member jurisdictions.

Review the Proposed Methodology and Subregional Shares report for more details about the proposed methodology and the draft subregional shares.

A public hearing for each component to receive public testimony occurred during the meeting of the ABAG Regional Planning Committee on Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. The proposed RHNA Methodology and Subregional Shares opened for public comment beginning October 25 and were accepted until the extended date of 12:00 noon, Friday, November 27.