Workforce Housing

Taking action to address California’s growing housing crisis

Bay Area Council Poll

Bay Area residents rank housing crisis as top issue, say traffic should be declared emergency. Economic confidence slipping.

2017 Outlook Conference: The Pacific Summit

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Commute Improvement

Doubling down to keep the Bay Area economy moving

Workforce of the Future

Working to meet the Bay Area’s awesome talent needs

  • BEST PRACTICE WORKSHOP: DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT, City of Berkeley, Berkeley
  • 2017 LUSK EXECUTIVE FORUM: BAY AREA REAL ESTATE IN A NEW POLITICAL ERA, June 22, 4:30pm - 8:00pm, Four Seasons Hotel, San Francisco
  • PATHWAY TO 2050, June 21, 7:30am - 4:30pm, Sacramento, CA
  • HOUSING COMMITTEE MEETING, June 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm, Bay Area Council, San Francisco
  • TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEETING: AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES, June 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm, Squire Patton Boggs, San Francisco 



2017-06-23 03:06:32

Leading the Megaregion Charge for Better Rail Connections

The Bay Area Council continues to lead the charge for enhancing megaregional rail system, and on Wednesday joined a gathering of 50 key decision makers from passenger rail operators, regional planning organizations, and state agencies representing all corners of the Northern California Megaregion.

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2017-06-23 03:06:27

New Oakland A’s Stadium Would Generate $3.05 Billion in Economic Benefits, 2K Jobs

Oakland residents and businesses would reap $3.05 billion in economic benefits over the first 10 years from the construction and operation of a new privately financed Oakland A’s stadium and the increased attendance and game day spending that would come with it, according to an analysis released Tuesday (June 20) by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute.


2017-06-23 03:06:11

Council Builds on Momentum to Attract Chinese Investment to California

Building on a successful trip with Governor Jerry Brown to China and the Select California Investment Summit in Sacramento, the Bay Area Council’s China team traveled to Washington D.C. this week to represent California with other Economic Development Organizations at the national SelectUSA Investment Summit.