September 29 – October 26: Join LGC and partners for an interactive, discussion-based workshop in your region to better understand the financial and organizational barriers that local governments in California face in implementing adaptation strategies. Input gathered at this workshop will help inform state agencies of local needs through California’s Fourth Climate Change Assessment.
The 2017 New Partners for Smart Growth Conference will be held in St. Louis, Missouri on February 2-4 at the Marriott St. Louis Hotel.
The Water Action Fellowship is a new Governor’s Initiative AmeriCorps program building on the success of CivicSpark. Water fellows will focus specifically on local government challenges related to water.
August’s article: Cap-and-Trade Success Stories: Investing in Stronger Communities
Currents provides readers with current information on energy issues affecting local governments in California.
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.
Rick Cole, provides a retrospective on the role the LGC network has played in advancing smart growth over the last 35 years.
John Laird, Secretary, California Natural Resources Agency, relates his experience working with LGC.
Kate Meis, Executive Director of the Local Government Commission, speaks during the kickoff plenary at the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference.