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.

Annual Dinner & Business Hall of Fame Awards

Miss the event? See the videos and photos!

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


    housing cmte

    2018-12-14 11:12:52

    Resounding Council YES to Denser Housing near Transit

    The Bay Area Council Housing Committee this week endorsed Sen. Scott Wiener’s revised legislation aimed at increasing housing density near public transportation.


    2018-12-14 11:12:29

    State Approves Water Cuts; SF Eyes Plan Warily

    State regulators approved a controversial water plan late Wednesday (Dec. 12) that the Bay Area Council Economic Institute estimated could gut regional water supplies and provoke widespread building moratoria across the San Francisco, San Mateo and Alameda counties.

    text tax

    2018-12-14 11:12:14

    Council Gives Big Thumbs Down to Texting Tax

    A proposal by the California Public Utilities Commission to tax text messaging got a strong thumbs down this week from the Bay Area Council and other groups.

    advanced energy

    2018-12-14 11:12:54

    Meeting California’s Advanced Energy Workforce Needs

    The Bay Area Council’s Workforce of the Future Committee partnered with California Community Colleges to host an Advanced Energy Industry Roundtable on Monday, December 10.