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
30

Go Human Event - Fontana: Sunset on Sierra

Jul 30, 2016; 5:00 PM-10:00 PM
@ On Sierra Avenue, between Seville Avenue & Orange Way in Fontana, CA
Aug
03

Overcoming Financial and Institutional Barriers to Local Adaptation

Aug 03, 2016; 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
@ LA Metro, One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Aug
04

DARK - Executive Administration Committee

Aug 04, 2016; 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
@ Dark in August
News and Announcements
NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY AND PUBLIC HEARINGS: Draft 2017 Federal Transportation Improvement Program (FTIP)
Posted July 07, 2016
The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) has prepared the Draft 2017 Federal...
SCAG Spotlight E-Newsletter: July 2016
Posted July 07, 2016
​SCAG's Spotlight E-Newsletter for July.

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.