Working together is the key to developing a better future for Bay Area communities.

The Bay Area Regional Collaborative, or BARC, works to collaborate and problem-solve for 21st century challenges that impact the Bay Area, including climate change and social and economic injustice.

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June 7, 2022 — On May 20th, 2022 the BARC Governing Board approved the BARC Shared Work Plan. After a 5 month- process, including numerous working group meetings and a two-month-long public comment period, BARC has synthesized 3 initiatives to strategically align agency planning and regulatory initiatives to...
June 1, 2022 — The California State Coast Conservancy requests input via the Strategic Plan Survey. The California State Coastal Conservancy is currently going through its 5-year strategic planning process (https://scc.ca.gov/about/plan/). The purpose of the Strategic Plan is to provide an overall vision for our...
March 18, 2022 — Public Comment Period Extended to May 6th, 2022. We welcome your input on the Draft BARC Shared Work Plan, which is available for Public Comment until 5 pm on Friday, May 6th, 2022. Public comment will be accepted via e-mail to abrooks@bayareametro.gov. Please include "Draft Shared Work Plan" in the...
February 1, 2022 — Following the adoption of BARC's Joint Resolution to Address Climate Change in September of 2021, cross-agency working groups from BARC's member agencies have begun the process of developing a Shared Work Plan, which will strategically align agency planning and regulatory initiatives within a 1-5...
January 21, 2022 — Join Caltrans and community members for a public meeting to learn about a study being conducted to improve State Route 37. This meeting will provide an update on the development of the PEL (Planning and Environmental Linkages) Study, answer questions, and allow for public input on alignments to be...

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