Fire Recovery Plans Underway

As rebuilding begins, Greenbelt Alliance is engaging with Sonoma County leaders on long-term fire recovery plans and policies that are now underway.

Book Review: Flame and Fortune in the American West

Teri Shore’s review of “Flame and Fortune” by Gregory Simon. The book explores the complex history, crisis, and aftermath of fires. Read more here.

North Bay Fires: Recovery and Rebuilding Begins

As the new year unfolds, the people and landscapes of the North Bay are slowly healing and moving toward recovery and rebuilding.

Greenbelt Alliance Endorses Park Bond Bill: What It Means for the Bay Area and State

Greenbelt Alliance has endorsed the Park Bond Bill and will carry out an intensive statewide campaign to support the ballot measure.

City of Santa Clara Takes Smart Steps for Affordable Homes

The City of Santa Clara has adopted several smart policies to address Santa Clara’s housing affordability crisis, fostering inclusive communities near jobs and transit.

Bud Johns: Creating a Lasting Legacy

Bud Johns is best known to Greenbelt Alliance for his 24 years on the Board and his dedication to create an endowment that provides financial stability.

Greenbelt Alliance Endorsed: Bradford Senior Housing Project Approved in Redwood City

Greenbelt Alliance is excited that Redwood City approved the Bradford Senior Housing project by MidPen Housing, providing affordable homes downtown.

Bay Area Green Infrastructure: Resilient By Nature

Green infrastructure like the Baylands can help protect cities from climate change

The Bay Area greenbelt is full of green infrastructure, natural systems that help make our cities and towns more resilient to the effects of climate change.

New Housing to Sprout up in Mountain View

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Back in November, the Mountain View City Council voted to maximize new housing in the city’s North Bayshore area, allowing up to 9,100 new homes in a vibrant, mixed-use neighborhood in this key regional job center around Google’s campus. But the seeds for these new homes were planted long ago.

Leadership Circle 2017: State Legislation with Assemblymember David Chiu

The 2017 Leadership Circle luncheon included a discussion between CEO Jeremy Madsen and California State Assemblymember David Chiu who spoke on the many pieces of California legislation approved this year.