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We're honored to receive a Bay Area Metro Award for our work with Resilient by Design bringing young people's ideas into a regional climate resilience challenge. The new joint MTC and ABAG awards program honors positive impacts on the Bay Area’s mobility, affordability, resilience and community and recognizes efforts that make the region a better place to live, work and play.
In the Media: Y-PLAN Peninsula Students Lift Up Proposals to Address Affordable Housing, Their Client Facebook is Listening
The Y-PLAN press coverage wave has continued! Y-PLAN Peninsula students are shared their solutions for affordable housing and their Client Facebook is listening and taking initial steps to address affordability and displacement in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park with a $1 million ADU housing project.
Earlier this week, one of our awesome CP190 mentors Hugo Camacho pointed to Y-PLAN as integral to his Ed Minor experience during his commencement speech.
Y-PLAN student scholars have been making headlines this year! From affordable housing to addressing the future of schools, Y-PLAN Bay Area students garnered attention for their innovative ideas!
CC+S's 2019 Y-PLAN Policy Summit: Planning for a More Inclusive and Resilient Region brought together over 150 Y-PLAN scholars from around the Bay Area to present their research and proposals for greater equity across our region both now and in the future to over 80 community and civic partners. here.
We know it's spring break but we're assigning some homework due before the 2019 Youth Policy Summit on April 25th: watch our short film on the Y-PLAN Resilient by Design Youth Challenge!