Integrating AB32 Climate Change Planning with SB375 Mandates

Guest Speaker(s)
  • Therese McMillan, Deputy Executive Director, Policy Metropolitan Transportation Commission

Come and join us for an elegant dining experience and hear our guest speaker, Therese McMillan, Deputy Executive Director for Policy, Metropolitan Transportation Commission describe the role of MTC and cities and counties in developing climate change action plans and types of local strategies being considered along with allocation of greenhouse gas emission reduction targets with the Regional Transportation Plan and CEQA.  The topic for the evening discussion will include MTC's role in preparing sustainable communities strategies as required by SB375, and their coordination with the BAAQMD and CARB to implement AB32 Scoping Plan and the Bay Area Transportation Blueprint-phased Implementation Plan.  We can promise a lively and stimulating discussion.  Please join us!

The dinner kicks off our Section's 2009 calendar of events, and features other activities including a meet and greet of our new Board officers and members, a Holiday raffle with many festive gifts, and a dining experience at Citron Restaurant.  Citron is located in the famous Rockridge District of Oakland two blocks south of the Rockridge BART station.  Citron features authentic French and Mediterranean dishes in a distinctive upscale atmosphere.  A true "Authentic Paris Bistro" located in the heart of the Bay Area.


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