Berkeley - El Cerrito Corridor Access Plan Outreach & Materials

The BECCAP is focused on developing strategies along the Richmond line that more equitably distribute BART’s investments in walking, rolling, biking, riding transit, driving, and parking.

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Outreach

The BECCAP Team will engage with local agencies, communities, and BART riders in a variety of ways, such as:

  • A technical advisory committee made up of affected regional agencies, municipalities and transit providers
  • Interviews with community-based organizations and key stakeholders
  • Digital open houses and other events for community members and BART riders
  • Presentations to boards and commissions 
  • Meetings with and/or presentations to elected officials 

Upcoming opportunities for information and public participation are as follows:

Date and TimeSubjectMeeting LocationSupporting Material
Saturday, May 22, 2021
10am-1pm
Berkeley Community Meeting fro BART Station Planning #3Attend Berkeley Community Meeting #3 by Zoom
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Monday, May 24, 2021
6-9pm
Bekeley Community Advisory Group for BART Station Planning Meeting #7Attend Berkeley Community Advisory Group Meeting #7 by Zoom
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Tuesday, May 25, 2021
6 PM
El Cerrito Community Meeting for BART Station PlanningAttend the El Cerrito Community Meeting by Zoom

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84342090452 
 
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June 2021Berkeley Community Meeting for BART Station Planning #3Attend Berkeley Community Meeting #3 by Zoom

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June 2021Berkeley Community Advisory Group for BART Station Planning Meeting #7Attend Berkeley Community Advisory Group Meeting #7 by Zoom

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Click here for an archive of past public outreach

Materials

Brochure: A printable, two-page summary of the BECCAP can be found here

Transit-Oriented Development Project Links

AgencyWebpage and Link
BARTTransit-Oriented Development -- El Cerrito Plaza
BerkeleyAshby and North Berkeley BART Station Planning
El CerritoTransit Oriented Development (TOD) at El Cerrito Plaza BART Station

Reference material used as inputs to the BECCAP are shown below.

AgencyDocument
BARTEl Cerrito Plaza TOD Request for Qualifications (2020)
BARTStation Access Policy (2016)
BARTStation Access Performance Targets (2016)
BART

Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Policy (2020)

BARTTOD Performance Targets (2016)
BARTAffordable Housing Policy (2016)
BARTAssembly Bill 2923 Development Principles (2020)
BARTSustainability Policy (2017)
BART/BerkeleyMemorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Berkeley BART Stations (2019)
BerkeleyAdeline Corridor Specific Plan (2020)
BerkeleyNorth Berkeley Goals & Objectives
BerkeleyClimate Action Plan (2009)
BerkeleyCity of Berkeley Strategic Plan (2018)
BerkeleyDevelopment Goals and Parameters (Ashby BART, North Berkeley BART)
BerkeleyBerkeley Strategic Transportation Plan (2016)
BerkeleyVision Zero Action Plan (2020)
BerkeleyPedestrian Master Plan (2021)
BerkeleyBicycle Master Plan (2017)
BerkeleyGeneral Plan - Transportation (2001)
BerkeleyComplete Streets Policy (2012)
BerkeleySouth Shattuck Strategic Plan (1998)
BerkeleyCommunity Advisory Group for BART Planning (2020-2021)
CaliforniaCaltrans Bicycle Plan (District 4) Map
CaliforniaTOD Housing Program
CaliforniaCalifornia's Housing Future: Challenges and Opportunities (2018)
CaliforniaHousing and Climate Change policy initiative
CaliforniaAffordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program
El CerritoGeneral Plan (1999)
El CerritoSan Pablo Avenue Specific Plan (2014)
El CerritoComplete Streets Plan (2014)
El CerritoOhlone Greenway Master Plan (2009)
El CerritoStrategic Plan (2015)
El CerritoClimate Action Plan (2013)
El CerritoUrban Greening Plan (2015)
El CerritoSan Pablo Avenue Specific Plan Multimodal Capital Improvement Program (2015)
El CerritoActive Transportation Plan (2016)
El CerritoEconomic Development Action Plan (2016)
El CerritoOn Street Parking Study (2019)
Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)Regional Vision Zero Policy (Resolution 4400) (2020)
MTCPlan Bay Area 2040 (2017)
MTCPlan Bay Area 2050 (In Process)
MTCMTC Complete Streets Policy (Resolution 3765) (2006)
West Contra Costa County Transportation Advisory Committee (WCCTAC)West County Express Bus Implementation Plan (2020)
Word Institute on DisabilityBay Area Transportation Systems for People with Disabilities – Overview and Analysis (2020)

Archive of Past Public Outreach

DateSubjectMeeting LocationSupporting Material
April 29, 2021Berkeley Community Advisory Group Meeting for BART Station Planning #6Meeting recorded (link coming soon)CAG #6 Agenda Draft Joint Vision & Priorities for Station Access
Monday, May 3, 2021
5:30-6:30pm
Berkeley Community Advisory Group for BART Station Planning Office Hour #1    Zoom video conferenceN/A
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
7pm 
Presentation of proposed El Cerrito Plaza TOD to City Council    Hosted by the City of Cerrito

Link to recorded meeting
 
Item 5 of City Council agenda
Thursday, May 6, 2021 5:30-6:30pm  Berkeley Community Advisory Group for BART Station Planning Office Hour #2    Zoom video conferenceN/A