SPUR 2021 Impact Report

SPUR's 2021 Impact Report highlights our key accomplishments over the past year, from sponsoring state legislation to engaging audiences on pressing topics like climate change and racial equity. We published more than 60 policy reports, briefs and letters and hosted over 11,000 guests at public events.
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SPUR 2021 Annual Report

Our 2021 Annual Report reflects on a trying year and how we rose to the challenge. SPUR sought solutions that focused on the essential elements of place: housing, transportation and the environment. We also staked out new ground, initiating a policy practice in economic justice. While we rolled up our sleeves to respond to the immediate crisis, we also homed in what it will take for the Bay Area’s cities and towns to thrive in the future.
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SPUR 2020 Impact Report

In 2020, SPUR made more than 70 policy recommendations and hosted over 13,000 guests at public events. From state legislation we helped write and pass to coalitions we built, Our 2020 Impact Report highlights what we got done during a very challenging year.
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SPUR 2020 Annual Report

Once a year, SPUR looks back on the accomplishments of the past 12 months. This time, it’s a bittersweet reflection. We’re exceedingly proud of all that we got done in 2019. But we know it’s a fraction of what will be needed going forward as Bay Area communities struggle to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic and begin to address the systemic racism that has shaped the region.
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SPUR 2019 Annual Report

Since 1910, SPUR has been facilitating a conversation about the future of cities. This year, with the launch of the SPUR Regional Strategy, we are starting a conversation about the Bay Area of 2070. Our annual report takes a look at everything we got done in the last year — and what we hope to make happen over the next 50.
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SPUR 2018 Annual Report

It’s our great pleasure to share with you SPUR’s 2018 Annual Report — a report back to our community on the key things we’ve been working on. Some of our proudest accomplishments have been years, even decades, in the making. In this annual report, we feature our efforts from the past year, as well as long-term projects we have slowly pushed forward, year after year.
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SPUR 2017 Annual Report

We are proud to share with you SPUR’s latest annual report — a look at the biggest things we got done in the last year. We invite you to learn more about our work and our vision for creating a stronger future for the Bay Area.
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SPUR 2016 Annual Report

We are pleased to share with you SPUR’s latest annual report — a window into our approach to solving urban problems. This year we opened our Oakland office, helped pass an affordable housing bond in San Francisco and championed a more walkable, transit-oriented San Jose. We invite you to learn more about our work and our vision for creating a stronger Bay Area.
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SPUR 2015 Annual Report

Ideas and action for a better city

It is our great pleasure to share with you our 2015 annual report, a look at how SPUR works and the approach we bring to solving urban issues. It is a celebration of city life, as well as a look at the serious challenges cities face and the work SPUR has done this year to address them.
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SPUR 2012-2013 Annual Report

The Future Is Urban

The majority of the world’s population now resides in cities. This presents great challenges — and great opportunities for making a better world. Our annual report explores the potential of cities to solve the problems of our time. We invite you to learn more about the work we did this year in support of this vision.
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