The Strategic Growth Council offers technical assistance and
administers grant funding for local governments.
Cities use a variety of strategies to overcome the challenges
associated with mixed-use and infill development.
Even in these difficult financial times, local agencies are
undertaking a wide range of activities that promote
sustainability. Regardless of the reason behind the activities,
they have one thing…
Sustainability strategies save money, conserve resources for
future generations, improve public health, respond to climate
change and make communities more attractive places to live.
Is it better to invest in high-efficiency fluorescent lamps or a new heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system if you can’t do both?
The RMDZ program provides affordable loans and technical
assistance that can help a manufacturing business through the
challenging formative stages of developing new recycled-materials
Increasing fuel prices and tightening budget constraints have
many local officials exploring a transition to fuel-efficient and
alternative fuel vehicles.
Communities are increasingly embracing green building measures.
Global warming has the potential to threaten California’s
economy, environment, communities and residents in many different
ways. This article presents an overview of these impacts.