Step 3: Determine Project Size, Analyze VMT
Residential projects are analyzed based on the project’s net VMT per capita. This metric can be determined based on the size of your project:
- Projects with 500 units or less can be analyzed using Fresno COG’s VMT Calculation Tool. Click here to access this tool.
- Project with more than 500 units should be analyzed with the Fresno COG Activity-Based Model. For projects that must use the ABM, project sponsors can either contact COG staff or use Fresno COG’s VMT Modeling Consultant List.
Once you have the VMT results, you may continue the analysis:
* Depending on jurisdiction VMT policies, as well as their definition of region (i.e. Fresno County, or city limits). Click here for more information.