Today’s News

Self-driving freight trucks on the move to a highway near you!

We have all heard about Google’s push for self-driving cars; however, earlier this week news came about a new Bay Area start-up working to develop … [Read More...]

California Water and Drought News for May 19, 2016

New York Times: In Sharp Reversal, California Suspends Water Restrictions Associated Press: California Water Conservation to Return to Local … [Read More...]

Transportation News for May 19, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Maintain the local voice in land use — oppose MTC plan San Francisco Chronicle: First segment of high-speed rail hits … [Read More...]

Our Work in Action

BPC Letter to Bay Area Delegation on Long-Term Water Conservation and Management Strategy

The Bay Planning Coalition (BPC) submitted a formal letter to all Assembly and Senate members of the Bay Area to request advocacy for a more sustainable approach to water conservation that complements the critical plans for and local investments in water supply reliability actions needed to meet California’s 21st century water needs. In regards to the State […]

Featured Member

Featured Member: Moffatt & Nichol

San Francisco, California, <April 27, 2016> – A crimson bridge, a sparkling bay and quaint waterfront towns – California-based Moffatt & Nichol has touched nearly every part of the San Francisco Bay since 1947 when the firm was asked to help expand the City of San Francisco’s eastern waterfront at Mission Rock. Fast forward to […]


BPC is a leader in building coalitions and consensus on the issues facing the Bay-Delta region. We focus on producing positive results for our members through advocacy, monitoring and partnering with other associations who recognize the need for fair and reasonable regulation and sound, integrated planning. Sound planning for resource sustainability requires balancing the needs for economic vitality, job generation, environmental protection, housing, transportation, land use, conservation, water and air quality and recreational uses.