SCAG’s Sustainability Program works actively with Southern California communities and stakeholders to create a dynamic regional growth vision based on the principles of mobility, livability, prosperity and sustainability. The program’s work focuses on implementing the region’s Sustainable Communities Strategy, the state-mandated plan for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from cars and light trucks through integrated transportation, land use, housing and environmental planning.

Upcoming Events & Meetings


APA California Conference

Oct 22, 2016; All Day Event
@ Pasadena Convention Center

ULI Fall Meeting

Oct 24, 2016; All Day Event
@ Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, TX

Transportation Conformity Working Group

Oct 25, 2016; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
News and Announcements
PRESS RELEASE: SCAG appoints Darin Chidsey as Chief Operating Officer
Posted October 25, 2016
Darin Chidsey has been appointed Chief Operating Officer for the Southern California Association of...
Public Invited to Coachella Valley – San Gorgonio Pass Rail Corridor Scoping Meetings
Posted October 11, 2016
The Riverside County Transportation Commission, in coordination with the Federal Railroad...

Sustainability Related Links
​The mission of the Air Resources Board (ARB) is to promote and protect public health, welfare and ecological resources through the effective and efficient reduction of air pollutants while considering the effects on the state's economy.
​Cal-Adapt provides access to data and information that has been, and continues to be, produced by the state's scientific and research community on how climate change might affect California at the local level.
​The California Energy Commission (CEC) is the state's primary energy policy and planning agency.
​California's Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) brings together the state's recycling and waste management programs and continues a tradition of environmental stewardship.
​The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is responsible for managing and protecting California’s water.
​California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen), Title 24, Part 11.
​The mission of the Natural Resources Agency is to restore, protect and manage the state's natural, historical and cultural resources using creative solutions based on science, collaboration and respect for all the communities and interests.