Take Action

Ways to deepen your understanding and support initiatives advancing equity, affordability, and environmental vitality in housing

Tools and Other Learning Opportunities


Petitions and Efforts to Support

  • Send a letter to support new homes on Block 21 in San Mateo! Currently supported by the Housing Action Coalition and Greenbelt Alliance.
  • Sign this petition to support the Housing Action Coalition, East Bay for Everyone, East Bay YIMBY, Greenbelt Alliance, and SPUR as they push Oakland decisionmakers to develop a Housing Element that can provide more homes for all.
  • The Berkeley and Oakland City Councils are considering removing an exemption on tenant eviction restrictions for ADUs. Consider signing the Casita Coalition’s petitions against these ballot measures (Oakland petition here, Berkeley petition here).

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Alex Coba

Communications Associate

As a proud California native from Stockton, Alex brings a wealth of experience and a versatile skill set. He has a solid communication background with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Public Relations from California State University, Chico. Alex is adept at strategic communications and media relations, with experience gathering and sharing stories from his local communities that uplift the unique spirit and values of those places. He is excited to join Build It Green, where he can apply his talents to further BIG’s mission to help communities across California thrive.