Envision Contra Costa 2040

Board of Supervisors

The five members of the Board of Supervisors have direct authority over land use in unincorporated areas. The Board of Supervisors will hold study sessions to provide input into the Envision Contra Costa 2040 project at key milestones, and will ultimately adopt the General Plan, Zoning Code, and Climate Action Plan.

There are no meetings scheduled at this time.

Planning Commission

The seven-member Planning Commission advises and makes recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on General Plan and zoning issues. The Planning Commission will hold study sessions to provide input into the Envision Contra Costa 2040 project at key milestones.

There are no meetings scheduled at this time.

Sustainability Commission

The Sustainability Commission advises the Board of Supervisors on topics like the Climate Action Plan, equity and fairness in the County’s sustainability programs, and outreach, and will periodically meet to provide input into the Envision Contra Costa 2040 project.

There are no meetings scheduled at this time.

Municipal Advisory Councils

Municipal Advisory Councils (MACs) are appointed by the Board of Supervisors and advise the Board on community-specific matters. The Board has established MACs in the following communities: Alamo, Bay Point, Bethel Island, Byron, Diablo, Discovery Bay, East Richmond Heights, El Sobrante, Kensington, Knightsen, North Richmond, Pacheco, and Rodeo.

  • Knightsen Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) Meeting

    Date/Time: 7:30 pm, March 19, 2024

    Location: Knightsen Farm Bureau, 3020 2nd St, Knightsen

    For more information please visit the County's Public Meetings Agenda Center: https://www.contracosta.ca.gov/agendacenter



Other Commissions or Committees

Other commissions and committees provide recommendations and advise the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors on matters relating to their specific interest within the County.

  • Knightsen Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) Meeting

    Date/Time: 7:30 pm, March 19, 2024

    Location: Knightsen Farm Bureau, 3020 2nd St, Knightsen

    For more information please visit the County's Public Meetings Agenda Center: https://www.contracosta.ca.gov/agendacenter



Community Meetings

Throughout the Envision Contra Costa 2040 process, we will hold community-focused meetings in various unincorporated communities throughout the county. Click here for a list of the communities where we anticipate holding a community-focused meeting.

There are no meetings scheduled at this time.

Open Houses

Open house events will focus on countywide issues, like mobility, housing, sustainability, and economic development. For each series, we will hold an open house at a western, central, and eastern county location.

  • Draft General Plan and Draft Climate Action Plan Open House

    Date/Time: 5:00 pm 7:00 pm, March 14, 2024

    Location: County Administration Building, Room 110A, 1025 Escobar St, Martinez

    En español.

    Join us for an upcoming open house event to learn about the Draft Contra Costa County 2045 General Plan and Draft Climate Action Plan 2024 Update!

    The Draft Contra Costa County 2045 General Plan and Draft Climate Action Plan (CAP) 2024 Update are available for public review through April 8th.

    Community feedback has been the driving force behind our planning efforts. Now, we invite you to explore our work and ensure it reflects our collective aspirations for Contra Costa County’s future. Stop by our upcoming open house event  to learn more about the Draft 2045 General Plan and 2024 CAP and tell us how we did. We'll be taking questions, providing answers, and encouraging you to share feedback in-person or through our online commenting tool. View the event flyer here.



Focused Meetings

Meetings focused on specific issues, like environmental justice and economic development, will be held during this process.

There are no meetings scheduled at this time.