Climate Ready San Mateo County Collaborative


The Climate Ready SMC Collaborative brings together leaders from across sectors and jurisdictions to foster collaboration and collectively find solutions to make San Mateo County climate ready. The Collaborative is facilitated by the County of San Mateo, Office of Sustainability. The Collaborative seeks to help leaders from non-profit and community-based organizations local government, businesses, and other key partners to:


  • Better understand current challenges and future risks to our residents, places and infrastructure from climate hazards such as rising temperatures and extreme heat, increasing wildfires, intensifying rainfall and storms.
  • Learn about, develop and apply policies, projects and programs on the ground here in San Mateo County to help us better plan and prepare.
  • Develop, pilot, and seek expanded funding for community-driven strategies and approaches in San Mateo County communities.
  • Identify effective approaches to inform and engage our communities and welcome their leadership in responding to these risks and opportunities.
  • Encourage dialogue, foster coordination and build political support and leadership to empower shared action on climate adaptation.



The Climate Ready SMC Collaborative brings together leaders from across sectors and jurisdictions to foster collaboration and collectively find solutions to make San Mateo County climate ready. The Collaborative is facilitated by the County of San Mateo, Office of Sustainability. The Collaborative seeks to help leaders from non-profit and community-based organizations local government, businesses, and other key partners to:


  • Better understand current challenges and future risks to our residents, places and infrastructure from climate hazards such as rising temperatures and extreme heat, increasing wildfires, intensifying rainfall and storms.
  • Learn about, develop and apply policies, projects and programs on the ground here in San Mateo County to help us better plan and prepare.
  • Develop, pilot, and seek expanded funding for community-driven strategies and approaches in San Mateo County communities.
  • Identify effective approaches to inform and engage our communities and welcome their leadership in responding to these risks and opportunities.
  • Encourage dialogue, foster coordination and build political support and leadership to empower shared action on climate adaptation.