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Byline: John Woolfolk
Jul. 29--Santa Clara County sued San Jose on Thursday alleging that the city's approval last month of intensified North San Jose development failed to properly consider the broader traffic problems that would result.
The San Jose City Council voted June 21 to allow an additional 20 million square feet of new industrial, office and research space, and 24,700 new housing units, in the nearly 5,000-acre Rincon de los Esteros redevelopment area in northern San Jose.
The lawsuit alleges that in approving the development, the council improperly certified a legally required environmental impact report that failed to adequately analyze …