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File #: 2013-324   
Type: Regular Agenda Item
Body: Planning Board
On agenda: 11/13/2013
Title: Presentation on Draft Master Infrastructure Plan for Alameda Point
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1, 2. Exhibit 2
Title

Presentation on Draft Master Infrastructure Plan for Alameda Point
Body

CITY OF ALAMEDA
Memorandum

To: Honorable President and
Members of the Planning Board

From: Jennifer Ott
Chief Operating Officer - Alameda Point

Date: November 13, 2013

Re: Provide Comments on Revised Draft Master Infrastructure Plan for Alameda
Point; and Presentation on Sea-Level Rise Protection Strategy for Alameda
Point included in Draft Master Infrastructure Plan

BACKGROUND

The City of Alameda is preparing a comprehensive zoning ordinance amendment, General Plan amendment, Master Infrastructure Plan (MIP), Town Center and Waterfront Precise Plan, and an environmental impact report (EIR) for Alameda Point for City Council consideration in early 2014. These project is intended to facilitate near-term construction at Alameda Point.

The MIP presents a plan for new backbone infrastructure systems at Alameda Point, including new streets, flood and sea-level rise protection, shoreline stabilization, geotechnical mitigations, and wet and dry utilities, for the proposed project contained in the Naval Air Station Alameda Community Reuse Plan, consisting of 1,425 units and 5.5 million square feet of commercial space. The replacement of aging infrastructure with new infrastructure systems is one of the single most important requirements for supporting new development at Alameda Point. The MIP will guide infrastructure development at Alameda Point over the next 25 to 30 years and is intended to be flexible and responsive to different disposition and development scenarios. The draft MIP establishes the requirements and standards for the infrastructure to support the redevelopment and reuse of Alameda Point.

The draft MIP was presented to the Planning Board on August 21, 2013, and the City Council on September 17, 2013. Based on the feedback provided from the Planning Board, City Council and community members at these meetings, C...

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