March 31, 2021
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
Virtual Town Hall Meeting on Senate Bill 9
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Legislative Action Alert
Senate Bill 9 which is currently being considered in the State
legislature, is proposing to drastically limit the ability of local communities
to establish residential densities, zoning standards and building requirements.
This includes eliminating the ability of Los Altos Hills to enforce its
one-acre minimum for new subdivisions or enforce our minimum setback
requirements. In addition, the Town would have more limited authority
when it comes to designating open space areas and prohibiting development
in areas that are in seismic hazard zones, high risk fire hazard areas, are environmentally sensitive or are on steep hillsides.
The Town will be holding a Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, March 31 at
7:00 pm to provide more information about Senate Bill 9 and how to