The ABAG annual Growing Smarter Together Awards began in 2007 and has
recognized the efforts of member cities, towns, and counties, and Bay Area
elected officials. The Growing Smarter Together Awards program showcases
the positive work being undertaken by cities, towns and counties in the
Bay Area as it relates to a Bay Area vision for planning and development
at the local level that advances sustainable or "focused growth."
Award categories include both personal, and program or project-oriented
work, and urban design. The categories are as follows:
Award winners are recognized at the Spring General Assembly with a special
awards presentation and video. Videos and other background information are
available below, organized by year.
2015 Growing Smarter Together Awards – Due Tuesday, February 10, 2015 by 5 pm.
For more information about the submittal requirements, review the Entry Guidelines and Call for Entries. The applications
may be submitted on-line, starting in mid-January.
Contact Leah Zippert, firstname.lastname@example.org, 510-464-7995
or Halimah Anderson, email@example.com, 510-464-7986
with any questions.