Incorporating Environmental Justice & Safety Into Your Housing Element



Association of Bay Area Governments/Metropolitan Transportation Commission (ABAG/MTC)




This collection of 4 resources and 1 webinar presentation are part of the Regional Housing Technical Assistance Training series co-produced by the Association of Bay Area Governments/Metropolitan Planning Commission and the California Governor's Office of Planning and Research (OPR) in 2021. The webinar covers the nuts and bolts of integrated planning, with a focus on safety and environmental justice elements. It includes a section on integrated planning in practice, with perspectives from cities and counties. ABAG/MTC produced companion materials to describe how state integration requirements overlay for different Bay Area jurisdictions and approaches to consider for integrating plan updates.

Climate Impact Tags

Drought Extreme heat Extreme storms Flooding Sea level rise Temperature Wildfire

Adaptation Planning Guide Phases

Phase 1: Define, Explore, and Initiate Phase 2: Assess Vulnerability Phase 3: Define Adaptation Framework and Strategies Phase 4: Implement, Monitor, Evaluate, and Adjust

Resource Type Tags

Communication or educational material Data and tools Planning and policy guidance


Extent: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Santa Clara County, Solano County, Sonoma County


Last updated: May 24, 2024