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The latest from the Local Government Commission
The Local Government Commission (LGC) will be conducting a formal “Call for Session Proposals” (CFSP) for the 2017 New Partners for Smart Growth Conference program. This process will be open from May 16th through June 30th.
Join us September 7-8, 2016 for the 2nd California Adaptation Forum. Registration for the forum will open in mid June!
Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Statewide Energy Efficiency Forum taking place on June 15-16, 2016 in Riverside, CA. The forum is offered at no-cost to California local governments and will feature updates from key state agencies, highlight innovative local energy and climate change programs, offer capacity-building trainings, and provide several networking opportunities.
To understand how far we’ve come over the last 25 years and the significance of the Ahwahnee Principles, it’s helpful to set the scene and go back to 1991.
Rapid innovation in the mobility sector could drastically reduce driving, the need for parking, and expanded roadways.
For those of us following energy and climate issues, December 2015 was an exciting month.
Infinite Earth Radio is a podcast produced by Skeo, in association with the Local Government Commission. Each week we interview visionary civic leaders who are transforming the future.
Kate Meis, Executive Director of the Local Government Commission, speaks during the kickoff plenary at the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference.
John Laird, Secretary, California Natural Resources Agency, relates his experience working with LGC.
Rick Cole, provides a retrospective on the role the LGC network has played in advancing smart growth over the last 35 years.