For WABA Members

About the West Alameda Business Association

The West Alameda Business Association (WABA) serves as a support network for the businesses located in Alameda's Webster Street Business District, Alameda Landing Shopping Center, Alameda Point, Ballena Bay, and other local businesses located in Alameda west of Grand Street.


Board of Directors - Provides oversight and governance of the association, determines the annual budget, and represents the membership on issues that affect the District. Board members are elected by the membership. Meets Third Wednesdays, 11:00 am.

Economic Development Committee - Assists the City in recruiting new businesses to the District, retaining current businesses, and addresses community and governmental concerns that might affect our members.

Design & Streetscape Committee - Addresses street maintenance and landscape issues, recycling/composting for the District, public safety issues, and bike parking.

Membership Committee - Greets new members to the District, plans networking events like our monthly mixers, and ensures members are informed of news pertaining to the District.

Events & Promotions Committee - Reviews and negotiates promotional opportunities for the district, plans public fundraising and promotional events, and coordinates sponsorship efforts for our annual business directory.

Business Improvement Area and Association By-Laws



Business mixers are held the fourth Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October. The mixers provide an opportunity for our members to network and receive district updates. 

Bring your business card for a chance to win a door prize!

Next Mixer at:

J Couture

  • Wednesday, February 28th
  • 5:30 - 7:00pm
  • 1513 Webster Street

Come join other business owners and professionals to enjoy some bites and drinks at West Alameda's newest boutique.

J Couture is a designer consignment boutique specializing in highly coveted contemporary and vintage clothing and accessories for women at a fraction of the original retail price. Customers can expect to find timeless vintage designer pieces alongside some of the newest must haves of the season.