Napa/Solano Counties VMT Policy Adoption Technical Assistance (SB743)

Aerial over a highway in Solano County.
Karl Nielsen

ABAG and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission are providing Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) Policy Adoption Technical Assistance to all Napa/Solano County jurisdictions needing assistance with Senate Bill 743 (SB 743) compliance. Assistance will be provided through a working group approach over several modules, each focusing on a particular aspect of VMT policy. Presentations and supporting materials for each module will be provided below.

Module 1: Program Introduction

June 21, 2022

Includes technical assistance program overview, expectations and local assistance offerings

Module 2: Understanding SB 743

July 26, 2022

VMT baseline data and locally appropriate methods, metrics, thresholds and screening criteria

Module 3: VMT Mitigation

September 20, 2022, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

  • VMT Mitigation in depth
  • Available tools/resources for your county
  • Potential need for revised city Transportation Demand Management (TDM)/Parking ordinances
  • Overview of VMT mitigations fees/banks/exchanges
  • Module 3 Office Hours: Wednesday, October 6, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Module 4: Non-CEQA Transportation Analysis

October 18, 2022, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

  • Non-CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) transportation analysis approaches and justifications
  • Module 4 Office Hours: Tuesday, November 10, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.