28 May '17, 11pm

2nd issue of #California Policy Corner updates you on legislative activity & invites you to Green #HardHat Awards!

April was a busy month for USGBC’s advocacy and policy work in California. The Municipal Green Building Conference and Expo (MGBCE) held in Los Angeles provided Southern California building advocates with their annual opportunity to dive deep into green building practice and policy. A popular topic of discussion at MGBCE was L.A.’s Existing Building Energy and Water Efficiency (EBEWE) ordinance. USGBC Los Angeles continues to host events to support compliance, with the next one coming up on June 2. Meetings in the Sacramento area In early May, the USGBC team connected in Sacramento to meet with legislative staff on priority bills and to meet with several agency officials to explore how USGBC and our community can better support state implementation of leading state programs and policies. After almost a dozen meetings, the day ended with a social event at the LEED-certified...

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