The Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for General Plan 2040 and the Downtown San Rafael Precise Plan is now available for public review and comment. The City is providing a 62-day comment period on the document, extending from January 7 to March 9, 2021. The Planning Commission will hold a hearing on the DEIR on March 9, 2021. The DEIR has been prepared in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and evaluates the potential impacts of citywide and Downtown growth over a 20-year period. Please visit www.sanrafael2040.org for more information about the General Plan Update project.