Sustainability and Climate Action Plan Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
Published on July 29, 2021
The Sustainability and Climate Action Plan Ad Hoc Committee was formed by City Council on April 19, 2021 to guide the development, implementation, and communication of the Sustainability and Climate Action Plan (S/CAP). This new City Council Ad Hoc committee will complement the work of the City Council and Staff on our sustainability and climate action efforts to help finalize the S/CAP.
Join the inaugural meeting of the S/CAP Ad Hoc Committee on August 12
We invite you to join the inaugural meeting of the S/CAP Ad Hoc Committee on Thursday, August 12 from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. via Zoom to learn more and provide your input.
For the kick-off meeting, we invite you to provide feedback on (1) the proposed schedule and topics(PDF, 91KB) and (2) the overall S/CAP timeline. Participants will have the opportunity to provide a 2-minute public comment at the meeting, or you can submit comments and questions ahead of time to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration in advance of the virtual meeting is required.
The S/CAP Ad Hoc Committee is not subject to the requirements of the Brown Act. There will not be an agenda packet and minutes will not be taken. However, information about future meetings, including Open Town Hall Surveys, will be posted on our S/CAP Community Engagement page.
The City of Palo Alto launched an update to the Sustainability and Climate Action Plan (S/CAP) in 2020 to help meet our City's sustainability goals, including our goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2030. City staff proposed goals and key actions in seven areas: Energy, Mobility, Electric Vehicles, Water, Climate Adaptation and Sea Level Rise, Natural Environment, and Zero Waste. To watch recordings of previous S/CAP topic webinars visit our S/CAP Community Engagement page.