Land Use

Technical Assistance

Why Consider a Bicycle and Pedestrian Infrastructure Action Plan (BPIAP)? Key reasons for developing a BPIAP include: Providing a roadmap for implementation of a set of near-term bicycle and

ABAG, in collaboration with The Government Alliance on Race and Equity and Ground Works Consulting, has published Advancing Racial Equity in Housing, Land and Development, a toolbox for racial equity

UC Berkeley’s Othering and Belonging Institute (OBI) presented research on racial demographic change and land use in the San Francisco Bay Area for the North Bay Division of the California League of

Stephen Menendian, Assistant Director at UC Berkeley’s Othering and Belonging Institute, presented the Institute's research on the exclusionary effects of restrictive zoning, a summary of prior

As part of their series on racial segregation in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Othering and Belonging Institute at UC Berkeley examined the relationship between restrictive zoning — and single

The Housing Accountability Act (HAA) was enacted by the California Legislature in 1982 to establish limitations to a local government’s ability to deny, reduce the density of, or make infeasible

The People, Places & Prosperity report (PDF) highlights the activities that the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) undertook in partnership with local governments, regional agencies, business

How do we transition from successful COVID-era Slow Street pilot projects — and make them permanent or “hard?” Learn how to transition successful COVID-era street redesigns to pilot, interim and

The State of California has established a number of requirements that must be addressed by each jurisdiction in the Housing Element of its General Plan. To be an effective tool, housing elements must

This visual toolkit defines intervention objects and materials that cities in the Bay Area have been using to create physical and spatial boundaries through points, lines or planes, creating safer