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Major Strategies (Twelve Major Strategies):

  1. Community Based Planning
  2. Form Based Plan
  3. Focused Growth
  4. Innovation/Regional Employment Center
  5. Urban Villages
  6. Streetscapes for People
  7. Measurable Sustainability/Environmental Stewardship
  8. Fiscally Strong City
  9. Destination Downtown
  10. Life Amidst Abundant Natural Resources
  11. Design for a Healthful Community
  12. Phasing and Periodic Review

Chapter Two – Thriving Community

Land Use and Employment  - IE
IE = Innovation/Employment

  • Goal IE-1 – Land Use and Employment
    • Policies – Land Use and Employment IE-1 - IE-1.13
    • Actions – Land Use and Employment IE-1.14 - IE-1.17

Business Growth and Retention

  • Goal IE-2 – Business Growth and Retention
    • Policies – Business Growth and Retention IE-2.1 - IE-2.7
    • Actions – Business Growth and Retention IE-2.8 - IE-2.10

Regional, State, and National Leadership

  • Goal IE-3 – Regional, State, and National Leadership
    • Policy – Regional, State, and National Leadership IE-3.1
    • Actions – Regional, State, and National Leadership Actions IE-3.2 - IE-3.7

Connections to Promote Economic Development

  • Goal IE-4 – Connections to Promote Economic Development
    • Policies IE-4.1 - IE-4.4
    • Actions IE-4.5 - IE-4.9

Cultural Attractions

  • Goal IE-5 – Cultural Attractions
    • Policies IE-5.1 - IE-5.5
Broad Economic Prosperity

  • Goal IE-6 – Broad Economic Prosperity
    • Policies IE-6.1 - IE-6.3
    • Action IE-6.4

Goal IE-7 – Clean Technology

  • Policies IE-7.1 - IE-7.7
  • Actions IE-7.8 - IE-7.9

Arts and Culture – AC, CE, FS 

  • AC = Arts and Culture
  • CE = Community Engagement
  • FS = Fiscal Sustainability

San José as the Silicon Valley Cultural Center

  • Goal AC-1 – San José as the Silicon Valley Cultural Center
    • Policies AC-1.1 - AC-1.3
    • Actions AC-1.4 - AC-1.9

High Impact Public Art

  • Goal AC-2 – High Impact Public Art  - AC
    • Policies AC-2.1 - AC-2.2
    • Action AC-2.3

Community Engagement

  • Active Community Engagement
    • Goal CE-1 – Active Community Engagement – CE
      • Policies CE-1.1 - CE-1.10
  • Community Partnerships
    • Goal CE-2 – Community Partnerships
      • Policies - CE-2.1 - CE-2.4

Fiscal Sustainability

  • City Operations
    • Goal FS-1 – City Operations – FS
      • Policies FS-1.1 - FS-1.7
  • Cultivate Fiscal Resources
    • Goal FS-2 – Cultivate Fiscal Resources
      • Policies FS-2.1 - FS-2.6
      • Actions FS-2.7 - FS-2.9
  • Fiscally Sustainable Land Use Framework
    • Goal FS-3 – Fiscally Sustainable Land Use Framework
      • Policies FS-3.1 - FS-3.13
  • Promote Fiscally Beneficial Land Use
    • Goal FS-4 – Promote Fiscally Beneficial Land Use
    • Policies FS-4.1 - FS-4.8
  • Fiscally Sustainable Service Delivery
    • Goal FS-5 – Fiscally Sustainable Service Delivery
      • Policies FS-5.1 - FS-5.12
  • Goal FS-6 – Fiscally Sustainable Waste Management
    • Policies FS-6.1 - FS-6.9
      • Action FS-6.10

Chapter Three – Environmental Leadership

Measurable Environmental Sustainability – MS, ER

  • Green Building
    • Goal MS-1 – Green Building Policy Leadership
      • Policies - MS-1.1 - MS-1.7
      • Actions MS-1.8 - MS-1.11
    • Goal MS-2 – Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Use
      • Policies - MS-2.1 - MS-2.7
      • Actions MS-2.8 - MS-2.12
    • Goal MS-3 – Water Conservation and Quality
      • Policies - MS-3.1 - MS-3.5
      • Actions MS-3.6 - MS-3.9
    • Goal MS-4 – Healthful Indoor Environment
      • Policies - MS-4.1 - MS-4.2
      • Actions MS-4.3 - MS-4.4
  • Recycling / Zero Waste
    • Goal MS-5 – Waste Diversion
      • Policies MS-5.1 - MS-5.6
      • Actions MS-5.7 - MS-5.8
    • Goal MS-6 – Waste Reduction
      • Policies MS-6.1 - MS-6.12
    • Goal MS-7 – Environmental Leadership and Innovation
      • Policies MS-7.1 - MS-7.8
      • Actions MS-7.9 - MS-7.15
    • Goal MS-8 – Environmental Stewardship
      • Policies MS-8.1 - MS-8.7
      • Action MS-8.8
    • Goal MS-9 – Service Delivery
      • Policies MS-9.1 - MS-9.12
      • Actions MS-9.13 - MS-9.15
  • Air Quality
    • Goal MS-10 – Air Pollutant Emission Reduction
      • Policies – MS-10.1 - MS-10.9
      • Actions – MS-10.10 - MS-10.14
    • Goal MS-11 – Toxic Air Contaminants
      • Policies - MS-11.1 - MS-11.5
      • Actions MS-11.6 - MS-11.8
    • Goal MS-12 – Objectionable Odors
      • Policies MS-12.1 - MS-12.2
    • Goal MS-13 – Construction Air Emissions
      • Policies – MS-13.1 - MS-13.3
      • Actions – MS-13.4 - MS-13.6
  • Energy Conservation
    • Goal MS-14 – Reduce Consumption and Increase Efficiency
      • Policies – MS-14.1 - MS-14.5
      • Actions - MS-14.6 - MS-14.8
    • Goal MS-15 – Renewable Energy
      • Policies - MS-15.1 - MS-15.6
      • Actions MS-15.7- MS-15.9
    • Goal MS-16 – Energy Security
      • Policies - MS-16.1 - MS-16.3
      • Actions - MS-16.4 - MS-16.6
  • Water Supply, Conservation, Recycling, and Quality
    • Goal MS-17 – Responsible Management of Water Supply
      • Policies – MS-17.1 - MS-17.4
      • Actions - MS-17.5 - MS-17.8
    • Goal MS-18 – Water Conservation
      • Policies - MS-18.1 - MS-18.7
      • Actions MS-18.8 - MS-18.17
    • Goal MS-19 – Water Recycling
      • Policies - MS-19.1- MS-19.5
      • Actions - MS-19.6 - MS-19.13
    • Goal MS-20 – Water Quality
      • Policies - MS-20.1 - MS-20.3
      • Action MS-20.4
  • Community Forest
    • Goal MS-21 – Community Forest
      • Policies - MS-21.1 - MS-21.10
      • Actions - MS-21.11 - MS-21.20

Environmental Resources – ER

  • Natural Communities and Wildlife Habitat
    • Goal ER-1 – Grassland, Oak Woodlands, Chaparral and Coast Scrub
      • Policies - ER-1.1 - ER-1.7
      • Actions - ER-1.8 - ER-1.9
    • Goal ER-2 – Riparian Corridors
      • Policies - ER-2.1- ER-2.5
      • Actions - ER-2.6 - ER-2.8
    • Goal ER-3 – Bay and Baylands
      • Policies - ER-3.1 - ER-3.5
    • Goal ER-4 – Special-Status Plants and Animals
      • Policies - ER-4.1 - ER-4.4
      • Action - ER-4.5
    • Goal ER-5 – Migratory Birds
      • Policies - ER-5.1 - ER-5.2
    • Goal ER-6 – Urban Natural Interface
      • Policies - ER-6.1 - ER-6.8
      • Action - ER-6.9 - ER-6.10
    • Goal ER-7 – Wildlife Movement
      • Policies - ER-7.1 - ER-7.3
      • Action - ER-7.4 - ER-7.6
    • Goal ER-8 – Stormwater
      • Policies - ER-8.1 - ER-8.8
      • Actions - ER-8.9 - ER-8.10
    • Goal ER-9 – Water Resources
      • Policies - ER-9.1 - ER-9.6
    • Goal ER-10 – Archaeology and Paleontology
      • Policies - ER-10.1 - ER-10.3
      • Action - ER-10.4
    • Goal ER-11 – Extractive Resources
      • Policies - ER-11.1 - ER-11.5

Environmental Considerations / Hazards

  • Noise and Vibration
    • Goal EC-1 – Community Noise Levels and Land Use Compatibility
      • Policies - EC-1.1  (interior and exterior noise standards) - EC-1.12
      • Actions - EC-1.13 - EC-1.14
    • Goal EC-2 – Vibration
      • Policies - EC-2.1 - EC-2.4
  • Seismic Hazards
    • Goal EC-3 – Seismic Hazards
      • Policies - EC-3.1 - EC-3.7
      • Actions - EC-3.8 - EC-3.11
  • Geologic and Soil Hazards
    • Goal EC-4 – Geologic and Soil Hazards
      • Policies - EC-4.1 - EC-4.7
      • Actions - EC-4.8 - EC-4.13
    • Goal EC-5 – Flooding Hazards
      • Policies - EC-5.1 - EC-5.13
      • Actions - EC-5.14 - EC-5.21
  • Hazardous Materials
    • Goal EC-6 – Hazardous Materials
      • Policies - EC-6.1 - EC-6.7
      • Actions - EC-6.8 - EC-6.12
  • Environmental Contamination
    • Goal EC-7 – Environmental Contamination
      • Policies - EC-7.1 - EC-7.7
      • Actions - EC-7.8 - EC-7.11
  • Wildland and Urban Fire Hazards
    • Goal EC-8 – Wildland and Urban Fire Hazards
      • Policies - EC-8.1 - EC-8.4
      • Actions - EC-8.5 - EC-8.6

Infrastructure

  • Provision of Infrastructure
    • Goal IN-1 – General Provision of Infrastructure
      • Policies - IN-1.1 - IN-1.11
      • Action - IN-1.12
  • Infrastructure Management
    • Goal IN-2 – Infrastructure Management
      • Policies - IN-2.1 - IN-2.3
  • Water Supply, Sanitary Sewer and Storm Drainage
    • Goal IN-3 – Water Supply, Sanitary Sewer and Storm Drainage
      • Policies  - IN-3.1 - IN-3.13
      • Actions - IN-3.14 - IN-3.17
  • Wastewater Treatment and Water Reclamation
    • Goal IN-4 – Wastewater Treatment and Water Reclamation
      • Policies - IN-4.1 - IN-4.7
      • Action - IN-4.8
  • Solid Waste – Materials Recovery / Landfill
    • Goal IN-5 – Solid Waste-Materials Recovery / Landfill
      • Policies - IN-5.1 - IN-5.18
  • Telecommunications
    • Goal IN-6 – Telecommunications
      • Policies - IN-6.1 - IN-6.4
      • Action - IN-6.5

Chapter 4 – Quality of Life

Community Context and Identity

  • Vibrant Neighborhoods
    • Goal VN-1 – Vibrant, Attractive, and Complete Neighborhoods
      • Policies - VN-1.1 - VN-1.13
      • Actions - VN-1.14 - VN-1.16
    • Goal VN-2 – Community Empowerment
      • Policies - VN-2.1 - VN-2.3
      • Action - VN-2.4
    • Goal VN-3 – Access to Healthful Foods
      • Policies - VN-3.1 - VN-3.5
      • Actions - VN-3.6 - VN-3.12
    • Goal VN-4 – Cultural Opportunities
      • Policies - VN-4.1 - VN-4.5
      • Actions - VN-4.6 - VN-4.7
    • Goal VN-5 – Private Community Gathering Facilities
      • Policies - VN-5.1 - VN-5.5
      • Action - VN-5.6

Community Design

  • General City Design
    • Goal CD-1 – Attractive City
      • Policies - CD-1.1 - CD-1.29
    • Goal CD-2 – Function
      • Policies - CD-2.1 - CD-2.11
    • Goal CD-3 – Connections
      • Policies - CD-3.1 - CD-3.11
    • Goal CD-4 – Compatibility
      • Policies - CD-4.1 - CD-4.12
      • Actions - CD-4.13 - CD-4.14
    • Goal CD-5 – Community Health, Safety, and Wellness
      • Policies - CD-5.1 - CD-5.9
  • Downtown
    • Goal CD-6 – Downtown Urban Design
      • Policies - CD-6.1 - CD-6.12
  • Urban Villages
    • Goal CD-7 – Urban Villages Design
      • Policies - CD-7.1 - CD-7.9
      • Action - CD-7.10
    • Goal CD-8 – Building Height
      • Policies - CD-8.1 - CD-8.4
    • Goal CD-9 – Access to Scenic Resources
      • Policies - CD-9.1 - CD-9.6
    • Goal CD-10 – Attractive Gateways
      • Policies - CD-10.1 - CD-10.5
      • Actions - CD-10.6 - CD-10.7
  • Housing
    • Goal H-1 Housing – Social Equity and Diversity
      • Policies - H-1.1 - H-1.9
      • Actions - H-1.10 - H-1.13
    • Goal H-2 Affordable Housing
      • Policies - H-2.1 - H-2.7
      • Actions - H-2.8 - H-2.15
    • Goal H-3 Housing – High Quality Housing and Great Places
      • Policies - H-3.1 - H-3.6
      • Action - H-3.7
    • Goal H-4 Housing - Environmental Sustainability
      • Policies - H-4.1- H-4.3

Education and Services

  • Education
    • Goal ES-1 – Education
      • Policies - ES-1.1 - ES-1.16
  • Libraries
    • Goal ES-2 – Libraries
      • Policies - ES-2.1 - ES-2.12
      • Actions - ES-2.13 - ES-2.14
  • Community Safety
    • Goal ES-3 – Law Enforcement and Fire Protection
      • Policies - ES-3.1 - ES-3.20
      • Actions - ES-3.21 - ES-3.26
    • Goal ES-4 – Emergency Management
      • Policies - ES-4.1 - ES-4.10
      • Actions - ES-4.11 - ES-4.12
    • Goal ES-5 – Code Enforcement
      • Policies - ES-5.1 - ES-5.7
  • Health Care
    • Goal ES-6 – Access to Medical Services
      • Policies - ES-6.1 - ES-6.14

Parks, Open Space, and Recreation

  • High Quality Facilities and Programs
    • Goal PR-1 – High Quality Facilities and Programs
      • Policies - PR-1.1 - PR-1.11
      • Action - PR-1.12  - PR-1.17
  • Contribute to a Healthful Community
    • Goal PR-2 – Contribute to a Healthful Community
      • Policies - PR-2.1  - PR-2.6
      • Actions  - PR-2.7  - PR-2.10
  • Provide an Equitable Park System
    • Goal PR-3 – Provide an Equitable Park System
      • Policies - PR-3.1  - PR-3.3
      • Actions - PR-3.4  - PR-3.5
  • Community Identity
    • Goal PR-4 – Community Identity
      • Policies - PR-4.1  - PR-4.4
      • Actions - PR-4.5  - PR-4.6
    • Goal PR-5 – Grand Parks
      • Actions - PR-5.1 - PR-5.5  
  • Sustainable Parks and Recreation
    • Goal PR-6 – Sustainable Parks and Recreation
      • Policies - PR-6.1 - PR-6.8
      • Action - PR-6.9
  • Interconnected Parks System
    • Goal PR-7 – Interconnected Parks System
      • Policies - PR-7.1 - PR-7.4
      • Action - PR-7.5
  • Fiscal Management of Parks and Recreation Resources
    • Goal PR-8 – Fiscal Management of Parks and Recreation Resources
      • Policies - PR-8.1 - PR-8.10
      • Actions - PR-8.11 - PR-8.20

Chapter 5 – Interconnected City

Land Use Diagram Concepts

  • Generalized Land Use Designations
  • Designated Growth Areas
  • Support for Employment Growth
  • Low-Growth Areas
  • Establish Fixed Urban Growth Boundary
  • Incorporation of Specific Plans
  • Implementation of Urban Village Plans

Land Use Designations

  • Downtown - Density: Up to 350 DU/AC; FAR Up to 15.0 (3 to 30 stories)
  • Commercial Downtown - Density: FAR Up to 15.0 (3 to 30 stories)
  • Urban Village - Density: Up to 250 DU/AC; FAR Up to 10.0
  • Transit Employment Center - Density: FAR Up to 12.0 (4 to 25 stories)
  • Regional Commercial - Density: FAR Up to 12.0 (1 to 25 stories)
  • Mixed Use Commercial - Density: Up to 50 DU/AC, FAR 0.5 to 3.0 (1 to 6 stories)
  • Neighborhood/Community Commercial - Density: FAR Up to 2.0 (1 to 4 stories)
  • Combined Industrial/Commercial - Density: FAR Up to 12.0 (1 to 24 stories)
  • Industrial Park - Density: FAR Up to 10.0 (2 to 15 stories)
  • Light Industrial - Density: FAR Up to 1.5 (1 to 3 stories)
  • Heavy Industrial - Density: FAR Up to 1.5 (1 to 3 stories)
  • Public/Quasi-Public - Density: FAR N/A
  • Transportation and Utilities - Density: FAR N/A
  • Transit Residential - Density: 50-250 DU/AC; FAR 2.0 to 12.0 (5 to 25 stories)
  • Urban Residential - Density: 30-95 DU/AC; FAR 1.0 to 4.0 (3 to 12 stories)
  • Mixed Use Neighborhood - Density: up to 30 DU/AC; FAR 0.25 to 2.0 (1 to 3.5 stories)
  • Residential Neighborhood - Density: typically 8 DU/AC (Match existing neighborhood character); FAR up to 0.7 (1 to 2.5 stories)
  • Rural Residential - Density: up to 2 DU/AC (Match existing land use pattern); FAR up to 0.35 (1 to 2.5 stories)
  • Lower Hillside - Density: up to 1 DU/5 AC (Match existing land use pattern); FAR up to 0.35 (1 to 2.5 stories)
  • Agriculture - Density: up to 1 DU/20 AC; minimum 20 acre parcels (1 to 2.5 stories)
  • Private Recreation and Open Space - Density: N/A
  • Open Space, Parklands and Habitat - Density: N/A
  • Open Hillside - Density: up to 1 DU/20 AC (1 to 2.5 stories); FAR up to 0.02

Special Land Use Designations and Overlays

  • Sphere of Influence
  • Urban Growth Boundary
  • Urban Service Area
  • Urban Reserve
    • Density: N/A (No urban/suburban development through 2040)
  • Specific Plan Area Boundary
  • Urban Village Area Boundary
  • Neighborhood Business Districts
  • Transit Employment Residential Overlay
    • Density: 55 to 250 DU/AC; FAR 2.0 to 12.0 (5 to 25 stories)
  • Preferred Hotel Site Overlay
    • Density: FAR 1.5 to 12.0 (4 to 25 stories)
  • Floating Park Site
  • Open Hillside Golf Course Site
  • CalTrain Stations & CalTrain Line
  • Proposed BART Stations & BART Line
  • Existing and Proposed Light Rail Stations & Light Rail Line
  • Solid Waste & Candidate Solid Waste Disposal Site
  • Urban Village Plan Areas
  • Area Development Policies

Transportation Network Designations

  • Street Typologies
  • Grand Boulevard
  • On-Street Primary Bicycle Facility
  • Main Street
  • City Connector Street
  • Local Connector Street
  • Residential Street
  • Expressway
  • Freeway

Chapter Six – Land Use and Transportation

Land Use Policies

  • General Land Use Policies
    • Goal LU-1 – General Land Use
      • Policies- LU-1.1 - LU-1.8
      • Actions - LU-1.9 - LU-1.10
  • Growth Areas
    • Goal LU-2 – Growth Areas
    • Policies - LU-2.1 - LU-2.3
    • LU-2.2
      • Downtown
      • Specific Plan Areas
      • North San José
      • Employment Lands –
      • Urban Villages: BART/Caltrain Station Areas
      • Urban Villages: Transit / Commercial Corridors
      • Urban Villages: Commercial Centers
      • Urban Villages: Neighborhood Urban Villages
    • Action -  LU-2.4
  • Downtown Goal LU-3 – Downtown
    • Policies - LU-3.1 - LU-3.8
  • Commercial Lands
    • Goal LU-4 – Commercial
      • Policies - LU-4.1 - LU-4.4
  • Goal LU-5 – Neighborhood Serving Commercial
    • Policies - LU-5.1 - LU-5.10
  • Industrial Lands
    • Goal LU-6 – Industrial Preservation
      • Policies - LU-6.1- LU-6.10
    • Goal LU-7 – Attract New Industrial Uses
      • Policies - LU-7.1 - LU-7.3
    • Goal LU-8 – Maintain Employment Lands
      • Policies = LU-8.1 - LU-8.2
  • Residential and Mixed Use
    • Goal LU-9 – High-Quality Living Environments
      • Policies - LU-9.1 - LU-9.18
    • Goal LU-10 – Efficient Use of Residential and Mixed-Use Lands
      • Policies - LU-10.1 - LU-10.8
      • Actions - LU-10.9 - LU-10.10
  • Residential Neighborhoods
    • Goal LU-11 – Residential Neighborhoods
      • Policies - LU-11.1 - LU-11.7
      • Action - LU-11.8
  • Urban Agriculture
    • Goal LU-12 – Urban Agriculture
      • Policies - LU-12.1 - LU-12.8
      • Actions - LU-12.9 - LU-12.11
  • Historic Preservation
    • Goal LU-13 – Landmarks and Districts
      • Policies - LU-13.1 - LU-13.16
      • Actions - LU-13.17 - LU-13.24
    • Goal LU-14 – Historic Structures of Lesser Significance
      • Policies - LU-14.1 - LU-14.8
      • Action - LU-14.9
    • Goal LU-15 – Public Awareness
      • Policies - LU-15.1 - LU-15.4
      • Actions - LU-15.5 - LU-15.6
    • Goal LU-16 – Sustainable Practices
      • Policies - LU-16.1 - LU-16.5
      • Actions - LU-16.6 - LU-16.7
  • Rural Residential, Lower Hillside and Open Hillside Areas
    • Goal LU-17 – Hillside / Rural Preservation
      • Policies - LU-17.1 - LU-17.9
    • Goal LU-18 – Hillside Development Hazard Avoidance
      • Policies - LU-18.1 - LU-18.8

Land Use Policies - Non-Urban Areas

  • Urban Growth Boundary
    • Goal LU-19 – Urban Growth Boundary (Open Hillside / Agriculture Lands)
      • Policies - LU-19.1 - LU-19.10
      • Action – LU-19.11
  • Rural Agriculture
    • Goal LU-20 – Rural Agriculture
      • Policies - LU-20.1 - LU-20.6
      • Actions - LU-20.7 - LU-20.9

Transportation Policies

  • Balanced Transportation System
    • Goal TR-1 – Balanced Transportation System
      • Policies - TR-1.1 - TR-1.11
      • Actions - TR-1.12 - TR-1.17
  • Walking and Bicycling
    • Goal TR-2 – Walking and Bicycling
      • Policies - TR-2.1- TR-2.12
      • Actions - TR-2.13- TR-2.22
  • Public Transit
    • Goal TR-3 – Maximize use of Public Transit
      • Policies - TR-3.1 - TR-3.4
      • Actions - TR-3.5 - TR-3.9
    • Goal TR-4 – Passenger Rail Service
      • Policies - TR-4.1 - TR-4.4
      • Action - TR-4.5
  • Vehicular Circulation and Vehicle Miles Travelled
    • Goal TR-5 – Vehicular Circulation
      • Policies - TR-5.1- TR-5.5
      • Actions - TR-5.6 - TR-5.8
  • Goods Movement
    • Goal TR-6 – Goods Movement
      • Policies - TR-6.1- TR-6.6
      • Actions - TR-6.7 - TR-6.8
  • Transportation Demand Management and Parking
    • Goal TR-7 – Transportation Demand Management
      • Policies - TR-7.1-
      • Actions - TR-7.2 - TR-7.3
    • Goal TR-8 – Parking Strategies
      • Policies - TR-8.1 - TR-8.9
      • Actions - TR-8.10 - TR-8.12
  • Reduction of Vehicle Miles Traveled
    • Goal TR-9 – Tier I Reduction of Vehicle Miles Traveled
      • Policies - TR-9.1 -TR-9.2
      • Actions - TR-1.13
    • Goal TR-10 – Tier II Vehicle Miles Traveled Reduction
      • Actions - TR-10.1 - TR-10.6
    • Goal TR-11 – Regional and State VMT Reduction Efforts
      • Actions - TR-11.1 - TR-11.4
  • Intelligent Transportation System
    • Goal TR-12 – Intelligent Transportation System
      • Policies - TR-12.1 - TR-12.2
      • Actions - TR-12.3 - TR-12.9
  • Airport
    • Goal TR-13 – Attractive and Accessible Airport
      • Policy - TR-13.1
      • Actions - TR-13.2 - TR-13.3
    • Goal TR-14 – Safe Airport
      • Policies – TR-14.1 - TR-14.4
    • Goal TR-15 – Moffett Field
      • Policy - TR-15.1

Trail Network

  • Goal TN-1 – National Model for Trail Development and Use
    • Policies - TN-1.1 - TN-1.5
    • Action - TN-1.6
  • Goal TN-2 – Trails as Transportation
    • Policies - TN-2.1 - TN-2.9
    • Actions - TN-2.10 - TN-2.13
  • Goal TN-3 – Accessible, Safe, and Well-Functioning Trails
    • Policies - TN-3.1 - TN-3.5
    • Action – TN-3.6

Chapter Seven – Implementation

Implementation

  • Land Use / Transportation Diagram
    • Goal IP-1 – Land Use / Transportation Diagram
      • IP-1.1 - IP-1.9
  • General Plan Phasing / Planning Horizons / Major Review
    • General Plan Phasing / Planning Horizons
    • Major Review of the General Plan
    • Goal IP-2 – General Plan Phasing / Planning Horizons / Major Review
      • Policies - IP-2.1 - IP-2.12
  • General Plan Annual Review and Measurable Sustainability
    • Goal IP-3 – General Plan Annual Review and Measurable Sustainability
      • Policies - IP-3.1 - IP-3.8
      • Action - IP-3.9
  • General Plan Annual Review Hearing Process
    • Goal IP-4 – General Plan Annual Review Hearing Process
      • Policies - IP-4.1 - IP-4.8
  • Urban Village Planning
    • Goal IP-5 – Urban Village Planning
      • Policies - IP-5.1 - IP-5.11
      • Action - IP-5.12
  • Capital Improvement Program
    • Goal IP-6 – Capital Improvement Program
      • Policies- IP-6.1 - IP-6.6
  • Land Use Entitlement Process
    • Specific Plans
    • Goal IP-7 – Specific Plans
      • Policies - IP-7.1 - IP-7.5
    • Goal IP-8 – Zoning
      • Policies - IP-8.1 - IP-8.5
      • Action - IP-8.6
    • Goal IP-9 – Subdivision
      • Policy - IP-9.1
    • Goal IP-10 – Site Development
      • Policies - IP-10.1 - IP-10.4
    • Goal IP-11 – Annexations
      • Policy - IP-11.1
    • Goal IP-12 – Environmental Clearance
      • Policies - IP-12.1 - IP-12.5
    • Goal IP-13 – Building Permits
      • Policy - IP-13.1
  • Citizen Participation and Community Engagement
    • Goal IP-14 – Citizen Participation and Community Engagement
      • Policies - IP-14.1 - IP-14.6
  • Development Fees, Taxes, and Improvement Requirements
    • Goal IP-15 – Development Fees, Taxes, and Improvement Requirements
      • Policies - IP-15.1 - IP-15.3
  • Implementation of the General Plan by Other Agencies
    • Goal IP-16 – Implementation of the General Plan by Other Agencies
      • Policies - IP-16.1 - IP-16.3
  • Environmental Leadership / Stewardship
    • Goal IP-17 Environmental Leadership / Stewardship
      • Policies - IP-17.1 - IP-17.4
  • Economic Development
    • Goal IP-18 – Economic Development
      • Policies - IP-18.1 - IP-18.3
  • Housing Development
    • Goal IP-19 – Housing Development
      • Policies - IP-19.1 - IP-19.2
  • Housing Element
    • Housing Element Implementation Program
    • Summary of Housing Needs Analysis
    • Determining an Appropriate Program Response
      • Goal 1: Increase the supply of affordable housing, preserve the housing stock and reduce the cost of developing affordable housing.
      • Goal 2: Utilize available resources to address priority needs for housing.
      • Goal 3: Increase the funds available for the preservation and development of affordable housing.
      • Goal 4: Disperse low income housing throughout the City to avoid concentrations of low income households and to encourage racial and economic integration.
      • Goal 5: Encourage greater involvement of public and private sectors to increase and preserve the stock of affordable housing in San José.
    • Housing Assistance Program Objectives
      • Construction Activity Projections.
      • Local Assisted Housing Programs Objectives.
      • Table HE-1: Proposed Five-Year Production Goals 2009-2014
      • Table HE-2: Affordable Housing Production Priority
    • Existing and New Programs
    • The Use of the City’s 20% Redevelopment Housing Fund
    • San José Housing Trust Fund
    • In-Lieu Fees
    • Community Development Block Grant Funding
    • 2007-2014 Housing Element Implementation Programs
    • Equal Housing Opportunities