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South Bascom (North)
The South Bascom (North) Urban Village is currently an existing a commercial corridor located in western San Jose. This commercial corridor is home to some key employment centers such as the Valley Medical Center and the San Jose City College which are both located in the norther section of the Urban Village near Highway 280. While there are a number of existing commercial and retail oriented uses many of the buildings that house these uses are inconsistent with the urban form associated with Urban Villages. Additionally, with the Bascom VTA Light Rail stop located at the southern end of the Urban Village this corridor is an ideal location for a mixture of new and intensified commercial and residential uses.


Urban Village Boundaries

The South Bascom (North) Urban Village extends along South Bascom Avenue from Highway 280 to Southwest Expressway.

View a map of the South Bascom (North) Urban Village

The Planning Process

The City of San Jose is taking part in extensive community outreach as part of the South Bascom (North) Urban Village planning process. The outreach process consists of background research as well as three community planning workshops specifically focused on the South Bascom (North) Urban Village. For more information on the South Bascom (North) Urban Village workshops and the ongoing planning initiatives in the Urban Village, please refer to The Planning Process webpage.