A Great Community is Affordable

GCC forges financial solutions so

good ideas get off the ground.

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A Great Community is Healthy

GCC partners fought for a design that promotes

a healthy lifestyle for Pittsburg residents.

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A Great Community is Thriving

GCC partners are working to preserve income

and racial diversity in Silicon Valley.

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A Great Community is Connected

GCC's research is driving transit access that allows

workers to connect to all the Bay Area's opportunities.

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Regional Strategies

Creating a more sustainable Bay Area.

Local Efforts

Mobilizing stakeholders to build complete communities.

Financing Solutions

Moving projects from policy to pavement.


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Concord Poised to Achieve Great Changes

News, April 1, 2014

Written by Joel Devalcourt, Regional Representative, East Bay, Greenbelt Alliance Concord is poised to achieve great changes for its communities. Following on the heels of its visionary Concord Naval Weapons Station Reuse Plan, the City is already moving forward on One Bay Area Grant program-funded projects that will make streets downtown safer for walking and biking. The Downtown Concord Specific Plan, which the [.....]


GCC Sites Receive Safe Routes to Transit Grants

News, March 19, 2014

Written by Clarrissa Cabansagan, Community Planner, TransForm Last February the Metropolitan Transportation Commission approved projects for the fifth and final cycle of Safe Routes to Transit (SR2T). The SR2T grant program is managed by Clarrissa Cabansagan from TransForm and Dave Campbell from Bike East Bay, with fiscal sponsorship from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. Funded by Regional Measure [.....]

Great communities collaborative

Great Communities Collaborative (GCC) is a network of organizations dedicated to creating healthy, thriving, and affordable neighborhoods in the Bay Area, anchored by transit and linked to all the opportunities and amenities that make a good community truly great.

Great Communities Collaborative is an initiative of The San Francisco Foundation.