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Council Salutes Oakland Port’s Chris Lytle as He Sails into Retirement image

Council Salutes Oakland Port’s Chris Lytle as He Sails into Retirement

The Bay Area Council salutes Chris Lytle, Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, who is retiring today after 53 years in trade and transportati...
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Member Spotlight: Via

Via is the world’s leader in on-demand public transit and has more than 70 micro-transit deployments across the world, including six partnerships...

Mary Huss Elected 39th Bay Area Council Chair

Mary Huss, President and Publisher of the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal, this week was elected the 39th Chair of...
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Scaling Diversity and Inclusion Impacts in the Workplace

The Bay Area Council recently convened chief diversity officers from throughout the region to address the challenge of measuring and scaling divers...
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Thank You Golden State Warriors!

It didn’t end the way we wanted, but the Golden State Warriors are by any definition CHAMPIONS! The Warriors made the Bay Area proud with a gritt...
Homelessness Soars in the Bay Area image

Homelessness Soars in the Bay Area

Maybe it’s time for a different approach. A little over a month after the Bay Area Council Economic Institute released a groundbreaking report ra...
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New Casita Coalition Working to Expand ADUs

The Casita Coalition, a grassroots statewide effort co-founded by the Bay Area Council and other housing advocates, held its inaugural convening to...
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Addressing Growing Demand for Skilled Construction Workers

The Bay Area continues to grow both economically and geographically. That growth puts big demands on the construction labor force. On Tuesday (May ...
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Council Welcomes Budding Leaders

A group of excited fourth graders saw millions of dollars at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, heard from Bay Area business leaders and ha...
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UC Merced Tops Off

It is one of the largest and, arguably, most complex social infrastructure projects in the nation. Now, every building in the award-winning Merced ...
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