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Danville council to vote on Housing Element

Original post made on Jan 16, 2023

The Danville Town Council is set to consider approving its long-discussed Housing Element Update and associated amendments to the General Plan in a special meeting on Tuesday (Jan. 17)

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, January 16, 2023, 3:50 PM

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Posted by Kevin Burke
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Jan 16, 2023 at 5:55 pm

Kevin Burke is a registered user.

Danville’s draft does not identify enough sites to meet either the very low or low income RHNA numbers. There are also huge problems with the sites they identified which include a preschool and several office buildings with no plans to redevelop. A developer at Village Shopping Center also says the proposed standards make development infeasible even though they want to build apartments.

I’ve tried reaching out to you several times now to discuss this because I think there are big problems with what Danville is saying to the public and what HCD is going to say. Please read our letter: Web Link

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