As drought looms, Sebastopol adopts BayREN's Water Upgrades $ave program
Mark Prado January 21, 2021

As state water supplies face challenges, the Sebastopol City Council voted this week to adopt the BayREN Water Upgrades $ave program, making it the first Bay Area city to enroll.

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

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


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
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 report says sea-level rise could be more severe than previously thought
Mark Prado May 22, 2019
By Mark Prado
Sea-level rise

Sea-level rise could be worse than originally projected, according to a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.