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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.

32nd Annual Demographic Workshop- The Post Pandemic City

32nd Annual Demographic Workshop: The Post-Pandemic City

Presented by SCAG and the University of Southern California Sol Price School of Public Policy. Join us on Tuesday, June 8, and Tuesday, June 15 for this year’s program focused on planning for “the post-pandemic city.”

2021 Sustainability Awards

SCAG Honors 6 Innovative Projects with its 2021 Sustainability Awards

Six exemplary and innovative planning projects have been announced as winners of the 2021 Sustainability Awards by the Southern California Association of Governments.

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

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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Last Mile Freight Program Application Workshop

SCAG, in partnership with the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC), is pleased to announce the Last Mile Freight Program Call for Projects is now open!

The Last Mile Freight Program (LMFP) serves as an initial step towards implementing freight-related clean vehicles/equipment and infrastructure to support cleaner air goals. SCAG is offering an application workshop to assist interested agencies in preparing applications, provide a forum to answer questions and provide additional information.

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Trending: Accessory Dwelling Units within the SCAG Region

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are a growing and influential option for addressing the region’s critical housing needs. 6th cycle Housing element updates are expected to include estimates of ADU development potential, fewer barriers to their development and programs incentivizing ADUs, including rental ADUs affordable to low- and moderate-income households.

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Tackling California’s Housing Crisis – Effective Leadership in Housing and Development

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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Scholarship Committee

The SCAG Scholarship Committee was formed by the Regional Council to evaluate submitted applications for the SCAG Scholarship Program, the purpose of which is to provide financial support to a select group of high school and community college students, particularly those interested in pursuing planning and/or public service-related careers.

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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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Modeling Task Force

The Modeling Task Force (MTF) coordinates the Region’s various modeling programs and provides a forum to share model-related information, new ideas, and discuss data standards.

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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Natural & Farm Lands Conservation Working Group

The purpose of the Natural & Farm Lands Conservation meetings is to gather a breadth of additional stakeholder input into the development and ongoing success of SCAG’s conservation planning efforts.

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Executive Director’s Monthly Report, May 2021

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

President's Report Year in Review 2020-2021

President’s Report, Video Highlight Agency’s Achievements Under Rex Richardson

With the end of Rex Richardson’s term as president of SCAG on May 6, 2021, a President’s Report and Year in Review video have been produced to highlight the agency’s accomplishments under his leadership.