City of San Juan Capistrano Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) Guidelines and Thresholds

City of San Juan Capistrano

The City of San Juan Capistrano is located in south Orange County and has a total area of approximately 14.3 square miles, bisected by the Interstate 5 Freeway. LLG is currently providing on-call traffic engineering and transportation planning support services to the City of San Juan Capistrano for developing Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) guidelines and policies, including screening criteria, significance thresholds and a toolbox of TDM mitigation strategies in order to be compliant with Senate Bill (SB) 743 requirements that have a statewide implementation date of July 1, 2020. LLG is also working with City staff to amend the City’s Policy 310: Preparation and Use of Traffic Studies to incorporate the developed VMT guidelines and policies.