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Wishing You a Happy Thanksgiving

From all of us at SCAG, have a happy Thanksgiving holiday. SCAG offices will be closed Nov. 25-26 and will reopen on Nov. 29.

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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

The 12th Annual Southern California Economic Summit

On Thursday, Dec. 2, SCAG will be hosting the 12th Annual Southern California Economic Summit virtually. This summit will come at a time when the regional economy is still recovering from a time of unprecedented crisis.

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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.

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Housing Policy Leadership Academy

The SCAG Housing Policy Leadership Academy offers a 10-session online training for emerging and established community leaders who want to better understand how to advance policy solutions to increase the supply and availability of affordable housing.

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Awareness

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Awareness

SCAG is working to advance justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion through policies, programs, and partnerships with other agencies and institutions for the benefit of all those that call Southern California home.

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Executive Administration Committee

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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Executive Administration Committee

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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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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The 12th Annual Southern California Economic Summit

On Thursday, Dec. 2, SCAG will be hosting the 12th annual Southern California Economic Summit virtually, focusing on the theme “From Inclusive Recovery to Inclusive Growth.” This summit will come at a time when the regional economy is still recovering from a time of unprecedented crisis.

The program will feature the debut of new research and analysis on the state of the region’s economy, expert commentary on the issue of how to keep Southern California competitive, and a laundry list of funding programs and innovative approaches to kickstarting inclusive economic growth.

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Doctoral Research Showcase Seminar Series: Social Justice, Equity and Inclusion

The Southern California Government-to-University (G2U) Initiative — a partnership of the Volcker Alliance, the Southern California Association and Governments, and Pardee RAND Graduate School — is hosting a series of online seminars showcasing research from doctoral candidates in the Southern California area that may influence the future of work in the public sector.

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SoCal G2U Webinar

This webinar will present the findings of a new research study on expanding the talent and diversity of the Southern California public-sector workforce, with lessons that may be applied in other regions of the country.

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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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Sustainable and Resilient Communities Working Group

Learn more about SCAG’s climate adaptation and resilience projects and to highlight ongoing climate adaptation work across the region.

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Safe and Active Streets Working Group

This working group will explore ways to increase the value of the Connect SoCal active transportation and safety components, share information on SCAG initiatives and funding programs, and discuss emerging issues and share innovations and best practices for increasing safe mobility across the region.

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Equity Working Group

Learn more about SCAG’s regional and local planning activities and share efforts across the region to eliminate racial bias and barriers in land-use and transportation planning.

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Executive Director’s Monthly Report, November 2021

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

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Regional Council Approves 27 Last Mile Freight Projects

The Regional Council on Nov. 4, 2021, approved 27 proposals as a part of the Last Mile Freight Program Phase 1 to be awarded $10 million. The Regional Council also approved a contingency list of projects that can be considered should additional funding become available through the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee.