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									Envisioning Monterey Bay
The Blueprint Planning
   Process for the
 Monterey Bay Area
Randy Deshazo, Principal Planner
      Envisioning Monterey Bay
    region is changing in four principal
 Our
 ways
     Our population is growing
     Our population is aging
     Over the long-run, population growth and job
      growth occur in different places
     Our fiscal strength is going from weak to
      weaker as per capita infrastructure costs go
      up
What is Envisioning Monterey Bay?
How will we house our region’s future
 population, provide that population with
 jobs?
     And reduce VMT, congestion, environmental
      degradation, greenhouse gas emissions
     And get the best return on our existing
      infrastructure investment
     And improve usage of transit and efficiently
      use transportation improvement funds
    What is Envisioning Monterey Bay?
   A vision of coordinated
    transportation and land
    use planning, featuring
       Expanded housing
        choices
       Expanded transportation
        choice
       Revitalized downtowns
       Protection of
        conservation lands
       Protection of agricultural
        resources
           Blueprint Products
 Developing  a Preferred Growth Scenario
 Best Management Practices
 Capital and Investment Legislative Agenda
  to make it happen
 Providing informational inputs to other
  plans
 Homework for the Sustainable Community
  Strategy/RHNA policies

								
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