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Noise Element of the Oakland General Plan

Noise Element of the Oakland General Plan

Noise Levels
CLIENT: San Francisco County Transportation Authority
OUR ROLE: Project manager
TIMEFRAME: 2004-2005
LINK: www.oaklandnet.com/government/NE/default…

In accordance with state requirements, the updated Noise Element of the Oakland General Plan analyzes, quantifies and maps the city’s current and projected noise levels from the major sources of environmental noise in order to guide land use decisions so as to reduce community noise impacts. The element also includes a set of policies and implementation measures to address existing and foreseeable noise concerns.