City of Pittsburg Urban Limit Line, Measure I (November 2011)
Measure I amends Pittsburg's General Plan to include approximately 193.60 acres in City's southeast area within the Urban Limit Line. It prezones the land within the amended Urban Limit Line to a combination of single family residential, high density residential and general industrial and allows for over three dwelling units an acre in the residential development south of Buchanan Road.
The land in question is a former petroleum tank farm that is west of Buchanan and Somersville roads. It is owned by West Coast Homebuilders, an affiliate of A.D. Seeno Construction.
- These are the final, certified election results from the Contra Costa County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|MEASURE I: To protect certain vacant land from development in the City of Antioch, shall an ordinance be adopted amending the City of Pittsburg's General Plan, amending the previously approved Urban Limit Line to include approximately 193.60 acres in City's southeast area; prezoning land within the amended Urban Limit Line to single family residential, high density residential and general industrial; and allowing for over three dwelling units an acre in residential development south of Buchanan Road?|
Path to the ballot
3,502 signatures were required to qualify Measure I for the ballot. The petition drive to collect the required signatures was sponsored by the developers who hope to develop the site in question.
- Mercury News, "Pittsburg development measure qualifies for Nov. 8 vote", August 3, 2011
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