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Innovating for a Better Tomorrow

SCAG is the nation's largest metropolitan planning organization, representing six counties, 191 cities and more than 19 million residents. SCAG undertakes a variety of planning and policy initiatives to encourage a more sustainable Southern California.

The 12th Annual Southern California Economic Summit

SAVE THE DATE: The 12th Annual Southern California Economic Summit

On Thursday, December 2, SCAG will be hosting the 12th annual Southern California Economic Summit in downtown Los Angeles. After holding our first all-virtual summit in 2020, we will be convening in person for 2021.

Housing Construction

Regional Early Action Planning – Subregional Partnerships & Funding

SCAG has been granted $47 million in Regional Early Action Planning (REAP) funding from Assembly Bill (AB) 101 to administer RHNA and provide housing planning and process improvement services to cities and counties.

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Awareness

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Awareness

On July 2, 2020, SCAG’s Regional Council adopted Resolution 20‐623‐2, declaring systemic racism a human rights and public health crisis. The resolution affirms SCAG’s commitment to work in partnership with others to close the gap of racial injustice.

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Executive Administration Committee

The Executive/Administration Committee is responsible for developing policy recommendations to the Regional Council on administration, human resources, budgets, finance, operations, communications, or any other matter specifically referred to the Committee by the Regional Council.

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Community, Economic and Human Development Committee

The Community, Economic and Human Development Committee holds regular meetings the first Thursday of each month at 9:30 a.m.

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Energy and Environment Committee

The Energy and Environment Committee holds regular meetings the first Thursday of each month at 9:30 a.m.

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Transportation Committee

The Transportation Committee holds regular meetings the first Thursday of each month at 9:30 a.m.

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Regional Council

The Regional Council holds regular meetings the first Thursday of each month at 12:30 p.m.

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Community-Centered Traffic Safety in Rural Areas (Los Angeles and Ventura Counties)

Is your community dealing with deficient or non-existent sidewalk infrastructure? Are local roadways poorly lit without no shoulders or with dangerous shoulder drop-offs? Do older residents have few alternatives to driving,

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USGBC-LA Sustainability on Skid Row – Tour FLOR 401 Lofts, LEED Platinum

FLOR 401 Lofts is a new 99-unit permanent supportive housing development located at 401 E. 7th Street in Downtown Los Angeles. In the heart of Skid Row, the project provides homes for 49 Veterans experiencing homelessness, for 49 low-income households and/or individuals with special needs, and one apartment for the on-site property manager.

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Tackling California’s Housing Crisis – Strategies to Engage Your Community on Housing Issues

SCAG is pleased to invite you to the Tackling California’s Housing Crisis Webinar Series hosted by the California Department of Housing and Community Development and Institute for Local Government.

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Traffic Safety in the City: Centering Equity and Access (Los Angeles County)

Do urban areas in your community lack safe spaces for community connections? Are there few opportunities to safely walk and bike? Are there safe places to access transit? Are any areas cut off by freeways or other

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SoCalG2U Public Sector Career Exploration Series: Project Management/Operations

The Southern California Government 2 University (G2U) Initiative in partnership with the Volker Alliance, is hosting a Public Sector Career Exploration Series for faculty, students and alumni from the Greater Los Angeles Area higher education institutions.

Mark your calendars for the second Wednesday of each month starting in May through November. The sessions are grouped by major/occupation – you are welcome to attend one or all!

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OPR & CRNA California Extreme Heat Workshops

The Office of Planning and Research and the California Natural Resources Agency are hosting two Extreme Heat Workshops on Tuesday, July 27th and Thursday, August 19th from 4-6 PM. At these workshops, the state will be asking for your input and expertise to ensure California takes the actions necessary towards mitigating and building resilience to the impacts of extreme heat events across built, natural, and social systems.

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APTA’s Transform Conference & Expo

APTA’s TRANSform Conference & EXPO is public transit’s premier showcase of technology, products, and services.

With attendees and exhibitors from around the globe, APTA’s TRANSform Conference & EXPO plays a pivotal role in connecting the industry to what’s now and what’s next in public transportation.

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Tackling California’s Housing Crisis – Climate-Resilient Land Use & Housing Policies

SCAG is pleased to invite you to the Tackling California’s Housing Crisis Webinar Series hosted by the California Department of Housing and Community Development and Institute for Local Government.

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Legislative/Communications and Membership Committee

The Legislative/Communications and Membership Committee provides guidance and recommendations to the Regional Council regarding legislative matters impacting the region, policy direction on SCAG’s communications strategy, outreach, issues and materials, SCAG membership benefits and sponsorship opportunities.

Given recent public health directives limiting public gatherings due to the threat of COVID‐19 and in compliance with the Governor’s recent Executive Order N‐29‐20, this meeting will be held telephonically and electronically.

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Transportation Conformity Working Group

The Transportation Conformity Working (TCWG) is a forum to support interagency coordination to maintain transportation conformity and help improve air quality in Southern California.

Given recent public health directives limiting public gatherings due to the threat of COVID‐19 and in compliance with the Governor’s recent Executive Order N‐29‐20, this meeting will be held telephonically and electronically.

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SoCal Greenprint Public Hearing

SCAG will be hosting a public hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. to hear from stakeholders and provide more information about the SoCal Greenprint. Written comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 23 and may be emailed to scaggreenregion@scag.ca.gov.

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Emerging Technologies Committee

The Emerging Technologies Committee will research and identify new and emerging technologies that play an important role in the RTP/SCS and for the SCAG policy committees to utilize the Emerging Technologies Committee as a resource.

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Executive Director’s Monthly Report, July 2021

The July 2021 Executive Director’s Report covers the agency’s major activities, key programs, and accomplishments over the past month.

Inclusive Economic Recovery Strategy

Inclusive Economic Recovery Strategy

The Inclusive Economic Recovery Strategy is the centerpiece of SCAG’s more than yearlong effort to promote diversity, equity and inclusion after declaring racism a public health crisis in June 2020.