Land Use & Natural Resources Committee

Land Use & Natural Resources Committee Meeting

SACOG Rivers Rooms, 1415 L Street, Suite 300, Sacramento, CA

Roll Call:  Directors Hodges, Jankovitz, Johnson, Kennedy, Rohan, West, Vice-Chair Aguiar-Curry, Vice-Chair Powers and Chair Sander

Public Communications: Any person wishing to address the Committee on any item not on the agenda may do so at this time. After ten minutes of testimony, any additional testimony will be heard following the action items.


  1. Minutes of the November 19, 2015, Meeting
  2. Corridor Technical Assistance for Strategic Growth Council Planning Grant #3 (Ms. Sprowls)
  3. Specialty Crop Block Grant Application (Mr. Shabazian)


  1. West Yolo County Rural-Urban Connections Strategy Case Study (Mr. Shabazian)
  2. Sacramento Region Food System Multiplier Project (Mr. Ballard-Rosa)
  3. Joint Planning Services Initiative (Mr. Chew/Mr. Peterson)
  4. Draft Amendment #20 to the 2015/18 Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Program and Air Quality Conformity Analysis (Mr. Cáceres)
  5. 2016 Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy Update: Environmental Impact Report (Ms. Lizon)
  6. 2016 Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (Ms. Lizon)
    1. BIA Letter

Receive and File:

  1. SACOG Website Redesign Preview
  2. Land Use & Natural Resources Committee Charge

Other Matters:


Complete Agenda

Prepared by:
Mike McKeever
Chief Executive Officer

Approved by:
David Sander

Next committee meeting: March 3, 2016 

The Land Use and Natural Resources Committee may take up any agenda item at any time, regardless of the order listed. Public comment will be taken on the item at the time that it is taken up by the committee. We ask that members of the public complete a request to speak form, submit it to the clerk of the committee, and keep their remarks brief. If several persons wish to address the committee on a single item, the chair may impose a time limit on individual remarks at the beginning of the discussion. Action may be taken on any item on this agenda.

This agenda and attachments are available on SACOG’s website at SACOG is accessible to the disabled. As required by Section 202 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Federal Rules and Regulations adopted in implementation thereof, a person who requires a modification or accommodation, auxiliary aids or services in order to participate in a public meeting, including receiving this agenda and attachments in an alternative format, should contact SACOG by phone at 916-321-9000, e-mail ( or in person as soon as possible and preferably at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. Parking is available at 15th and K Streets.