October’s article: Igniting Inspiration: Creating Firewise Communities in the Era of Climate Change
Currents provides readers with current information on energy issues affecting local governments in California.
The latest from the Local Government Commission
Five years ago, the City of Sacramento created its first Climate Action Plan, with specific goals, strategies and actions to reduce emissions and prepare for climate change impacts.
Placer County’s economy, culture, and communities all rely on thriving nature. However, many of their natural resources have been threatened as a result of climate change.
Communities large and small across America and the world are taking up the mantle on energy, sustainability, and climate solutions.
Infinite Earth Radio Podcast
Infinite Earth Radio is a podcast produced by Skeo, in association with the Local Government Commission. Each week we interview visionary civic leaders who are transforming the future.
Street Soccer USA: Transforming Lives and Neighborhoods – November 16, 2017
The role of sports in increasing social mobility and improving communities
Reconnecting Planning and Public Health – November 09, 2017
Making the connection between planning and public health
Bonn Chance – November 02, 2017
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – 2017 COP 23 Meeting
These DIY Great Cities workshop sessions cover the concepts of Crowdfunding and Integrating arts into neighborhood placemaking.
Major players and key representatives in the healthy communities movement convene in this engaging session at the New Partners Conference.
As the City of St. Louis starts a Downtown Transportation Plan, this pop-up lane demonstrated how to improve safety and bikeability in St. Louis. This installation was led by Trailnet and PlaceMatters.