Association of Bay Area Governments

ABAG stands for the Association of Bay Area Governments. Our mission is to strengthen cooperation and collaboration across local governments to build healthier, stronger communities.

ABAG is part regional planning agency and part local government service provider. We accomplish our goals by providing planning services and cost-effective ABAG member services to local governments struggling with rising costs and diminishing incomes.

Regional Housing Needs Allocation Appeals – Public Hearing Notice

In September and October, ABAG is conducting a public hearing to consider the 28 appeals made by Bay Area jurisdictions and the nearly 450 comments received on the appeals. 

Visit the Appeals Process page for more details and agendas for the hearing will be posted when available.  Please submit questions to RHNA@bayareametro.gov.

Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
9 a.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Monday, October 4, 2021
12 p.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Friday, October 8, 2021
9:30 a.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Friday, October 8, 2021
9:40 a.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Friday, October 8, 2021
2 p.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Yerba Buena - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Thursday, October 14, 2021
10 a.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room -- 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Thursday, October 14, 2021
1 p.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Friday, October 15, 2021
1 p.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Yerba Buena - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Thursday, October 21, 2021
11 a.m.
Live webcast
Bay Area Metro Center
Board Room - 1st Floor (REMOTE)
375 Beale Street
San Francisco
Thursday, October 21, 2021
5 p.m.
Live webcast
BayREN's Work Recognized by CALCOG

BayREN's Work Recognized by CALCOG

When talking about energy efficiency in the San Francisco region, ABAG’s Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) has taken center stage. BayREN's work has been recognized in a new article from CALCOG (California Association of Councils of Governments.)

Public Hearing on RHNA Appeals

ABAG in September and October, is conducting a Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) Appeals public hearing over six days to consider the 28 appeals made by Bay Area cities, towns and counties and...