Draft 2 Housing Element Submitted to the Housing & Community Development (HCD) for a 60-Day Review Period

The initial draft Housing Element and Appendices for the Town of Woodside were transmitted to the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) on July 17, 2022 (Draft 1). The Draft 1 submittal to HCD is located.

On October 14, 2022, HCD provided written comments on Draft 1 Housing Element to be addressed by the Town. The Town Council received public input and discussed the comments from HCD at the Town Council meetings of December 13, 2022, January 10, 2023, and January 31, 2023. On January 31, 2023, the Town Council provided direction to Town staff to revise the draft Housing Element in response to HCD’s comments and submit Draft 2 for HCD review.

Prior to HCD submittal of the Draft 2 Housing Element, the Town posted the HCD written comments on Draft 1 Housing Element, Response to HCD Comments Memo, Draft 2 Housing Element, and Draft 2 Housing Element Appendices (see Supporting Documents in Draft 2 Housing Element for HCD Review: Public Comment Period through March 13 for a 7-day public comment period between March 7, 2023, and March 13, 2023. The Town received nine comments during this period (see Supporting Documents in the following).

On March 15, 2023, the Town submitted the Response to HCD Comments Memo, Draft 2 Housing Element, Draft 2 Housing Element Appendices, and public comments received between March 7, 2023, and March 13, 2023, to HCD (see Supporting Documents in the following). HCD has up to 60 days to review the Draft 2 Housing Element.

For more information, please email Sage Schaan, Planning Director.

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