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New Research Addresses Equity and Climate Resilience
Guide shows ways to lessen damage in a major temblor
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
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
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.
New Resources Available to Assist In Building Bay Area Community and Business Resilience
SAVE THE DATE for Building a Resilient Region, ABAG General Assembly and Business Meeting
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
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
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
Communities are increasingly tapping into microgrids to support goals to decrease carbon footprint, increase energy reliability, and support community development.
Building Resilient Homes to Build Resilient Communities Workshop
The Building Resilient Homes to Build Resilient Communities workshop on July 25th demonstrated the positive impact of coordinated energy efficiency and seismic safety efforts.