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Peninsula Transportation Alternatives Supervisor Candidate Questionnaire

Original post made by Andrew Boone, Menlo Park: The Willows, on Jun 1, 2012

Peninsula Transportation Alternatives is a new non-profit organization "dedicated to the idea that all modes of transportation (walking, bicycling, transit, and driving) should be safe and convenient in the San Francisco Peninsula region".

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Posted by Michael G. Stogner
a resident of another community
on Jun 1, 2012 at 4:05 pm

According to our last Census, San Mateo County has 13,194 vacant housing units.

2000 2010
Vacant housing units 6,473 2.5% 13,194 4.9%

So with Redwood City building 1,000 and Menlo Park 1.925 more housing units, I'm not sure this next statement applies.

"San Mateo County has significantly more jobs than housing, requiring many workers to commute long distances. Do you support additional housing to address this jobs-housing imbalance? Where in San Mateo County should additional housing be built?"


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