Resiliency

MTC seeks comment on Bay Area disaster plan
Resiliency
Mark Prado March 8, 2021

MTC and its partners have developed a draft Hazard Mitigation Plan and now seek public comment on the document. Public comment will be taken until March 19. Feedback can be sent to Stephen Terrin at sterrin@bayareametro.gov.

Averting disaster: MTC and partners planning for future
Resiliency
Mark Prado October 5, 2020
Plan

MTC and its partners will create a hazard mitigation plan, a document designed to help communities and agencies with their disaster resiliency efforts.

SF has plan to protect western edge from sea level rise
Resiliency
Mark Prado February 10, 2020
By Mark Prado
Sea level rise

San Francisco has a plan to gird against of sea level rise brought on by the swirling and undulating Pacific Ocean that ceaselessly beats against the city's western shore.

Resiliency

Fed report on climate change highlights MTC-backed Resilient by Design Bay Area Challenge

By MTC and BARC Staff
Resilient by Design

The Bay Area Regional Collaborative — which includes MTC, the Association of Bay Area Governments, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the Bay Conservation and Development Commission — today earned recognition by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco with publication of a new paper authored by BARC Executive Director Allison Brooks in the bank's Community Development Innovation Review. Read More

Great California Shakeout prepares us for Big One
Resiliency
Mark Prado October 15, 2019
By Mark Prado
Shake out

The Great California Shakeout arrives Thursday and gives people a chance to get ahead of Bay Area's next big earthquake.

New research addresses equity and climate resilience
Resiliency
Mark Prado August 27, 2019
By Mark Prado
Sea-level rise

Climate change. Sea-level rise. Resilience. The terms are ubiquitous in the public realm, planning circles and among policymakers around the Bay Area. The topics are among the most vexing of our time.

Earthquakes abound, ABAG can help you prepare
Resiliency
Mark Prado August 19, 2019
By Mark Prado
Earthquakes

Earthquakes are hitting all over the state of late and the Association of Bay Area Governments wants you to prepare.