SPUR Recommendations for New San Jose Planning Requirements

Letter offering comments for crafting planning requirements that encourage mode-share shifts
Policy Letter
November 2, 2012

The City of San Jose is considering new planning requirements for new development that would encourage mode-share shifts to biking, walking and using transit. SPUR has studied this topic extensively and is very supportive of these goals. In this letter we offer comments and recommendations for strengthening the revised requirements.