What does Measure JJ say?
Measure JJ does not include reference to educational facilities.
How will this topic be addressed through the planning process?
The developer is required to pay school fees to mitigate school impacts associated with new development. The developer may negotiate an agreement with the affected school districts that mitigates school impacts in a different way, such as providing on-site school facilities. Any on-site school facilities would need to be included in the Specific Plan approved by the City.
What have community members said about this topic in the past?
- The Baylands should offer educational opportunities for Brisbane students, including the possibility of space for a new public high school
- Brisbane should work with local school districts to discuss how to best meet the educational needs of new families living in the Baylands
- Ensure that development includes educational spaces geared toward Bay ecology, wetland education or STEM training