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City Planning Department

Community Profiles: University

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The University Community Planning Area encompasses approximately 8,500 acres. The area is bounded by Los Peñasquitos Lagoon and the toe of the east-facing slopes of Sorrento Valley on the north; the railroad track, the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar and Interstate 805 on the east; state Route 52 on the south; and Interstate 5, Gilman Drive, North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla Farms and the Pacific Ocean on the west.

University Community Plan Amendment

The City Council adopted an amendment to the University Community Plan on Dec. 5, 2016. The amendment removed the Genesee Avenue Widening and Regents Road Bridge projects from the plan.

The current community plan is found here

University Existing Conditions Report

The University Community Plan Existing Conditions Report is now available. The purpose of the Community Plan Existing Conditions Mobility Report is to summarize the existing conditions within the community for all modes of transportation and to identify potential deficiencies and conflicts that could be addressed through future changes in the transportation network. The existing conditions report is a critical building block in the preparation of the land use plan and future mobility network. Key purposes of the existing conditions report include: