Why We Should Repeal Section 548!
• It takes away traditional rights of communities.
• It promotes sprawl, overdevelopment and high-cost housing.
• It sabotages local planning for open space,affordable housing,
and traffic reduction.
• It bypasses democratic processes and legislative accountability.
• It makes it difficult for communities to acquire land needed
for open space and affordable housing.
• The future of public open space should be determined with
full participation of the public.