The city took an innovative tack in dealing with unpredictable electricity rates and used a public-private partnership to train workers for the green energy industry.
Gonzales offers an excellent model of an economic development program that focuses on sustainability and builds trust and understanding.
The Rides4Neighbors program provides a variety of flexible transportation options for eligible senior residents.
Hayward’s Mural Art Program offers an outstanding example of a local effort that has helped reduce crime, build public-private partnerships, enhance community pride and save taxpayers’ money.
A grant program helps homeowners eliminate their thirsty landscaping and use a drought-tolerant xeriscape approach instead.