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We Stand In Solidarity With The Fight For Justice, Livability, And Liberation

LGC stands in solidarity with the Black Community and all of those demanding an end to police brutality, racism, and injustice in all forms. The murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many more are painful and intolerable…..

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Introducing the California Climate and Energy Collaborative

We are excited to announce the launch of the California Climate and Energy Collaborative (CCEC), a new initiative sponsored by the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN), the Tri-County Regional Energy Network (3C-REN), and the Southern California Regional Energy Network (SoCalREN)!

While we are introducing a new look and name, CCEC will offer many of the same services provided by the Local Government Commission and the Best Practices Coordinator as part of the Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative (SEEC), which sunsetted at the end of 2020 after 11 successful years.

2020 LGC Year- End Impact Report

The Local Government Commission (LGC) supports local policymakers through nationally recognized events, affordable technical assistance, and policy guidance on climate change, energy, water, and healthy community design.

The Road to Cleaner Air: Improvements for Sustainable Transportation

The LGC, with support from the American Lung Association, has released a new factsheet highlighting research and strategies to help achieve California’s clean transportation, climate and equity goals. Strategies include policy and investments that support use of active transportation, transit and shared mobility for longer trips, and zero-emission vehicles for trips where transit or active transportation is not a viable option.

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