What does Measure JJ say?

Baylands development must be designed to be energy neutral and must follow the City’s sustainability principles.

How will this topic be addressed through the planning process?

The developer-prepared Specific Plan must include a sustainability program for new development consistent with the Sustainability Framework for the Brisbane Baylands. In taking action on the Specific Plan, the City Council will determine whether the plan adequately satisfies these requirements.

What have community members said about this topic in the past?

  • Development should lead to zero carbon emissions and zero waste
  • Ensure that Baylands development uses sustainable building practices, such as LEED
  • Produce substantial renewable energy on-site