Wednesday, September 30, 2009

DEVELOPMENT: Impact of Green Line Maintenance Facility

Question/Comment: Please help the State to find way to mitigate impact of a Green Line maintenance facility, including these options (a) find another location, (b) find a way to reduce noise from that yard (e.g. underground maintenance facility), or (c) failing that, offer other positive benefits to Brickbottom residents to offset the negative effects of the facility.

 City Update 11/25/09: A draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is availabel for public review and comment at: A public hearing on the environmental impact of the Green Line maintenance facility was held on 11/18/09.  Public comments are due 1/8/10. 

City Update 5/19/08: the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD) and the Mayor's Office will monitor plans for this project and work to mitigate community impact and maximize development potential.

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