Technical Assistance

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) collects the Annual Progress Report (APR) from all cities and counties in California. This January 2020 training webinar provides

The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) hosts Regional Forums around the Bay Area on policy and program design issues in energy efficiency and energy code compliance. Visit the BayREN Events

This downloadable Excel spreadsheet is the form the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) uses to collect Annual Progress Reports (APR) from jurisdictions reporting on their

Get tips on various topics for effective public outreach and community engagement — translating materials, speaking effectively, creating break-out groups, and getting interpreters involved upfront.

Remote engagement tools have become a necessity for businesses. These three tools may be useful for your remote public engagement activities. Zoom: This platform seamlessly brings together remote and

How do you conduct effective, equitable remote engagement? More people than ever before are using online tools to communicate and conduct business. The webinar covers effective remote engagement

The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) Codes and Standards Program has developed Title 24, Part 6 Energy Code Permit Guides to help local enforcing agencies streamline energy code compliance

Finding a digital tool that fits your project’s goals and objectives is important, but evaluating remote-engagement technical tools can be overwhelming.

This extensive document includes direct links to more than 50 digital engagement platforms that assist you with: Webinars Streaming Presentations Decision-making SMS and messaging Media monitoring

Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) trainings are designed to educate local government officials and the private sector building community in key aspects of code compliance and enforcement. Each