Sustainability

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

Jul
19

Technical Working Group

Jul 19, 2018; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
Jul
19

Natural Lands Conservation Working Group

Jul 19, 2018; 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
Jul
21

Go Human Event: Active West Covina

Jul 21, 2018; 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
@ On Glendora Avenue between Dalewood Street and West Covina Parkway
News and Announcements
Notice of Availability and Public Hearings: Draft 2019 FTIP and Draft 2016 RTP/SCS Amendment #3
Posted July 09, 2018
The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) has prepared the Draft 2019 Federal...
PRESS RELEASE: Residents and Visitors to Experience a New Community Vision for Pacific Boulevard in Walnut Park
Posted June 15, 2018
Walnut Park, Calif. – The County of Los Angeles and the Southern California Association of...

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.