Monthly Archives: September 2009

Zoning – How it effects you

Just reading the City’s zoning laws can either put you to sleep or drive you to the brink of pain with its technical jargon, confusing acronyms and symbols and legal double speak. What started in New York City in 1916 … Continue reading

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Planning for Roads in Oakley

Driving in and around Oakley puts one on that never-ending quest for driver nirvana: That secret combination of highways, back roads and side streets which allows you to travel from here to there unencumbered by traffic. Peace and tranquility abide. … Continue reading

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A Specific Plan for Downtown

The Oakley Downtown Specific Plan Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is available for public review and comment. The review period begins September 10,2009 and ends on October 28,2009. The DEIR has been prepared to consider the potential environmental effects of … Continue reading

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Why Ride the Bus?

Individuals who ride public transportation can save on average $9,167 annually based on the August 7, 2009 national average gas price and the national unreserved monthly parking rate. “The Transit Savings Report” released monthly by the American Public Transportation Association … Continue reading

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