Environmental impacts of the policies, programs and actions contained in the Draft Downtown Oakland Specific Plan will be studied in the environmental impact report (EIR) being developed concurrently with the draft specific plan. The City is requesting comments on the scope and content of the EIR at the following two public hearings:

  • February 4, Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board, 6pm, Council Chambers, City Hall
  • February 6, Planning Commission, 6pm, Council Chambers, City Hall

The comment period for the Notice of Preparation (NOP) of a Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Downtown Oakland Specific Plan has been extended to February 21, 2019. Responses to the NOP and any questions or comments should be directed in writing or via email to Alicia Parker (contact info below). Written comments on the NOP must be received at the mailing or e-mail address by 4:00 p.m. on February 21, 2019. Please reference case number SP16-001and ER18020 in all correspondence.

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