On February 5, the Mountain View City Council is expected to consider an updated version of the draft Transportation Plan for the North Bayshore Area, the site of Google’s headquarters. The new version is expected to include stronger provisions for bike access, shuttles based on feedback at an October study session
Following the guidance of Mountain View’s new General Plan, the proposal presented in October included strong goals to reduce drive alone mode share, already near 40% thanks to Google’s solid transportation demand management program. Below are the goals that Mountain View will need to achieve in basic, mid-growth, and high growth scenarios.
The proposal calls for a Transportation Management Association to provide shuttles and bike programs to all the employers in the area, with a trip cap or parking cap to limit vehicle traffic.