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

Aug
21

21st Century Business Opportunity Day – 6th Annual Green, Conserve & Health Expo

Aug 21, 2014; 9:15 AM-4:00 PM
@ SCE Energy Education Center, 6090 N. Irwindale Ave., Irwindale, CA 91702
Aug
22

The 8th Annual San Bernardino County Water Conference

Aug 22, 2014; 7:00 AM-12:00 PM
@ Cal State University San Bernardino
Aug
26

Transportation Conformity Working Group

Aug 26, 2014; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
News and Announcements
SCAG Spotlight E-Newsletter: August Edition
Posted August 07, 2014
​The latest issue of SCAG's Spotlight E-Newsletter is now available.
Affordability Survey for the U.S. Conference of Mayors - Annual Household Costs: Water / Flood Control / Stormwater & Wastewater
Posted July 09, 2014
The U.S. Conference of Mayors is conducting a critical affordability survey of the average annual...

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.