Following multiple delays, the San Jose City Council is set to vote on the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Conservation Plan on January 29 in the new year. The Plan has already been approved by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, Santa Clara Valley Water District, City of Gilroy, City of Morgan Hill, and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. San Jose is the last remaining partner that needs to approve the Plan for it to be adopted.
December 21, 2012
Those of you following the Plan Bay Area process at home will recall our disappointment regarding the October vote at the Metropolitan Transportation Commission to take $20 million in funding that had been designated for grants to local governments and redirect it to go to county Congestion Management Agencies. Here’s what’s happened since: