The McEvoy and Dupont Apartments

Certification Status: Conditionally Certified

Developer: First Community Housing

Location: 280 McEvoy, San Jose

The McEvoy and Dupont Apartments will be the first affordable housing project to receive Platinum level GreenTRIP Certification! This level goes significantly beyond our Standard Certification criteria, and only four other market-rate projects have achieved it as of October 2019. Our evaluation demonstrates this project meets Platinum GreenTRIP standards with daily household driving projected to be no more than 25 vehicle miles/household/day, a parking ratio of 0.375 spaces per unit or less, the provision of two traffic reduction strategies, plus additional Platinum Level strategies over 40 years valued at more than $5,001 per unit. Each of the 358 units will receive these transportation benefits:

  • Free VTA transit passes
  • 1 long-term bike parking space
  • $100 Clipper cash
  • Free bike-share memberships for the first year
  • Bike repair station on site
  • Transit info screen
  • Education on travel choices including an annual transportation fair and knowledgeable onsite staff

View the GreenTRIP Project Evaluation Report

View the letter of GreenTRIP Conditional Certification