Bay Area Transportation Campaign Launch

The general goal of the new Transportation Campaign is to achieve the State's goal of 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 (per SB32 passed this year), with a focus on the transportation sector of the economy and on the Bay Area.

Meeting: Sat. January 28, 2017, 10 AM - 12:30 PM
              South Berkeley library/Tarea Hall Pittman branch
              1901 Russell Street, at Martin Luther King, Jr. Way (one block from Ashby BART station)

  • 10:00 - 10:30--Set up chairs, meet and greet
  • 10:30 - 10:40--Welcome/Introductions (name, city)  --Jack Lucero Fleck to open
  • 10:40 - 10:55 -- Cleaner Cars--Elena Engel to introduce/moderate
Marc Geller--Plug-in America
Dale Miller--Golden Gate Electric Vehicle Association

  See also additional comment from California Air Resources Board below

  • 10:55 - 11:10 -- Public Transit, Bikes, Pedestrians, and Higher Density Land Use (Sara Greenwald to moderate)

Chris Peeples--AC Transit (including an introduction to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and its Plan Bay Area

Neil Maizlish or Kathy Dervin--Active Transportation  

  • 11:10 - 11:25--Climate Initiatives, Steve Raney by Google Hangout 
  • 11:25 - 12:05--Break out groups on the three subject areas, plus new ideas group
  • 12:05 - 12:30 -- Report back from break-out groups; Facilitator--Kathy Dervin

Discussion of next steps and next meeting

Further readings/research  


Please let me (Jack) know if you want to call in (510-436-7682).  We hope to have people call in with Google Hangouts.  We will back that up with a conference call number--712-451-0011, conference: 332329#

 

Please RSVP if you plan to attend.

WHEN
February 05, 2017 at 10am - 1pm
WHERE
South Berkeley Library/Tarea Hall Pittman branch
1901 Russell St
Berkeley, CA 94705
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Jack Lucero Fleck ·
5 RSVPS

Will you come?






350 Bay Area
We are building a grassroots climate movement, working for deep reductions in carbon pollution in the San Francisco Bay Area & beyond.

Sign up to Volunteer

Find us on Facebook