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

May
30

Memorial Day Holiday

May 30, 2016; All Day Event
@ SCAG Offices Are Closed
Jun
02

Executive Administration Committee Meeting

Jun 02, 2016; 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
@ SCAG Main Office
Jun
02

Community, Economic and Human Development Committee Meeting

Jun 02, 2016; 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
News and Announcements
2015 FTIP Proposed Amendment #15-19
Posted May 23, 2016
The Southern California Association of Governments is in receipt of the 2015 Federal Transportation...
Job Announcement: Chief Operating Officer
Posted May 19, 2016
SCAG is seeking an innovative strategist for the position of Chief Operating Officer. The COO will...

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.