Support from Cities, Counties and Organizations Around the Region

Endorsements to Date
“This platform gets the balance between local responsibility and the regional role of a catalyst and supporting force pretty darn right.”
Jack Liebster
Planning Manager, Marin Couny

Endorsements for the Joint Platform

Cities and Counties

  • City of Alameda
  • City of Albany
  • City of Berkeley
  • City of Corte Madera
  • City of Dublin
  • City of El Cerrito
  • City of Hayward
  • City of Mountain View
  • City of Pleasanton
  • City of San Leandro
  • City of San Rafael
  • City of Union City
  • Town of San Anselmo
  • County of Alameda
  • County of Contra Costa
  • County of Marin
  • County of Napa
  • County of San Mateo
  • County of Santa Clara
  • County of Solano
  • County of Sonoma

Regional, State and Federal Agencies

  • Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)
  • Bay Area Regional Collaborative (BARC)
  • BCDC
  • SF Regional Water Quality Control Board
  • Caltrans
  • CA State Controller
  • State Coastal Conservancy
  • State Lands Commission
  • San Francisco Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
  • San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority

Non-Profit Organizations

  • AIA San Mateo County
  • Bay Area Council
  • Bay Planning Coalition
  • Building Industry Association
  • Exploratorium
  • Friends of Five Creeks
  • Greenbelt Alliance
  • Marin Conservation League
  • NorCal Resilience Network
  • Nuestra Casa
  • Rise South City
  • San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI)
  • Silicon Valley Leadership Group
  • SPUR

Other Public Entities

  • Alameda County Mayor’s Conference
  • Bay Area Clean Water Agencies (BACWA)
  • CA State Controller
  • Coastal Hazards Adaptation Resiliency Group (CHARG)
  • Contra Costa County Sustainability Commission
  • East Bay Dischargers Authority (EBDA)
  • Hayward Area Shoreline Planning Agency (HASPA)
  • San Francisquito Creek Joint Powers Authority/SAFER Bay
  • Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)


  • Mark Lubell, UC Davis
  • NHA Advisors

Join our growing list of supporters!

An endorsement can take the form of a letter, board resolution, or simply an email. Templates are provided to get you started. BCDC staff are also happy to come present or otherwise support you – just let us know how we can help!

Support for the Joint Platform offers many benefits: it lets policymakers in Sacramento and Washington D.C. know that our region is ready to tackle big challenges together. It helps to “throw your hat in the ring” as a key partner who wants to help solve how we adapt to climate change. It shows your community that you’re committed to taking action.

Write a letter from your city, county, or organization letting us know you support the Bay Adapt Joint Platform! Download a model letter of support here.

Affirm your support through a board resolution. Download a model board resolution here.

You can also reach out to us through email to share your support. Contact us at [email protected]

Thank you to the many organizations and jurisdictions that have already shown public support for Bay Adapt! Endorsements have come from all corners of the Bay Area – from east to west, north to south, regional to local government, environmental and business groups, and community-based organizations.

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