INTERVIEW: SMART Train Station Housing, Future Development in Downtown Santa Rosa

Photo courtesy of SMART.

 

The first Santa Rosa City Council meeting of the year occurred last night, so new Santa Rosa Mayor Tom Schwedhelm joined us to talk about the new housing being proposed near SMART Train stations, the twenty-year downtown Santa Rosa plan and the city’s present status, how they hope to attract future developers to the downtown area, and whether there has been any environmental backlash due to these development plans: