31 Jul '17, 7pm

See the latest in #California policy news: Big month for #climateaction and codes!

The state legislature’s July 21 recess created a crunch time for policymaking for much of June and July, during which USGBC worked hard to advance bills at the state level and promote our green building message. A major measure to pump billions of dollars into transportation upgrades, SB 1 , consumed much of the legislature’s time in June. Now that the measure has passed, the California Transportation Commission is hosting public hearings on the implementation and allocation of funds. Of course, some of the biggest news from this past month is that the state’s landmark cap-and-trade program has been given new life through a bill package that Gov. Jerry Brown signed last week . The ceremony for AB 398 took place on Treasure Island , a community that earned Platinum certification under the LEED v4 for Neighborhood Development : Plan rating system. USGBC also kicked off an ar...

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