Policy: Ports, No. 1

" Port planning and development should be governed by the policies of the Seaport Plan and other applicable policies of the Bay Plan. The Seaport Plan provides for: Expansion and/or redevelopment of port facilities at Benicia, Oakland, Redwood City, Richmond, and San Francisco, and development of new port facilities at Selby;Further deepening of ship channels needed to accommodate expected growth in ship size and improved terminal productivity; The maintenance of up-to-date cargo forecasts and existing cargo handling capability estimates to guide the permitting of port terminals; and Development of port facilities with the least potential adverse environmental impacts while still providing for reasonable terminal development."

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