News and Stories

Help Document Rising Tides This Weekend

News Story

The Bay Area will get a preview of California’s future this weekend as “king tides” roll in.

New Research Addresses Equity and Climate Resilience

News Story

Climate change. Sea-level rise. Resilience.

Guide shows ways to lessen damage in a major temblor

News Story

An online tool is now available to help residents identify potential earthquake-related damage to their homes and provides information on how to gird against the next big temblor.

New Wildfire Resources Available

News Release

New Wildfire White Paper developed by the ABAG and MTC Resilience Program explores the strategies communities currently use to mitigate wildfire risk.

Video Highlights from ABAG Spring General Assembly

News Story

Nearly 150 attendees from local governments throughout the nine county San Francisco Bay Area attended the ABAG Spring 2018 General Assembly and Business Meeting on May 31, 2018.

SAVE THE DATE for Building a Resilient Region, ABAG General Assembly and Business Meeting

News Story

This conference provides an opportunity to discuss how to build greater resilience as a region to better meet expected challenges, including hazards and climate events.

New Research on Seismic Risk Available

News Story

Staff from ABAG/MTC and the U.S. Geological Survey presented new research on the Bay Area's seismic riskat the Regional Planning Committee meeting.

Resources for Bay Area Cities and Counties in response to the October 2017 North Bay Fires

News Story

The agencies have put together links to information that elected officials and staff may find helpful in the aftermath of the North Bay Fires, including tools for recovery and rebuilding, funding o

Energy Planning: Implementing Microgrids as a Resilience Strategy

News Story

Communities are increasingly tapping into microgrids to support goals to decrease carbon footprint, increase energy reliability, and support community development.


Presentation Seismic Retrofit Training For Building Contractors and Inspectors
seismicretrofittrainingguide2002powerpoint.pdf (73.05 MB)
Seismic Retrofit Training For Building Contractors and Inspectors
seismicretrofittrainingforcontractorsandinspectors2002.pdf (11.23 MB)