Present Land Use
General Plan: Special Planning District; Central City Community Plan: Parks/Open Space, Riverfront Commercial Recreational, Central Shops Historical District, Residential Mixed Use, Downtown Commercial Mixed Use, Transit Oriented Commercial Mixed Use, Public Utilities, and Transportation/Rail Intermodal.
Zoning: Heavy Industrial [M-2-T-SPD, M-2-SPD(C), and M-2-SPD (W)], Transportation Corridor (TC-SPD), Central Business District (C-3-SPD), and Office (OB-SPD); Overlay Zones: Residential Mixed Use (RMUD), Downtown Commercial Mixed Use (CMUD-1), Transit-oriented Commercial Mixed Use (CMUD-2), Central Shops (CSD), Riverfront Commercial Recreational (RCRD), Corridor/Rail Intermodal Terminal (TR), Parks and Open Space (OS), and Public Utilities (PU).
The Railyards Specific Plan is a mixed-use development in the Richards Blvd. area. The 244-acre Sacramento Railyards Specific Plan proposes development of a transit mixed use urban environment that would include between 10,000-12,100 dwelling units, 2.3 million sf of office, 1.3 million sf of retail, 1,100 hotel rooms, 491,000 sf of mixed use flex space, 485,390 sf of historic/cultural uses, and 46 acres of open space.