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.