Climate Action Subcommittee

ATTENTION: 
Due to the provision of the Governor’s Executive Orders N-25-20 and N-29-20 to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the City of Santa Rosa has postponed all non-essential meetings until further notice. Thank you for your understanding as the City continues to take measures to protect the health and safety of our community.
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Scope

The Climate Action Subcommittee (CAS) is charged with providing guidance and oversight of the implementation and update of the City’s Municipal Climate Action Plan and the Community Climate Action Plan with a goal of reducing the local greenhouse gas emissions and ensuring long-term sustainability and resilience from climate change and its effects.

Meetings

  • Next Meeting: TBD
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • City Council Chambers (100 Santa Rosa Avenue)
    • Frequency of meetings is every 2 months

Agendas

Agendas are available in the legislative portal: santa-rosa.legistar.com.

Members

  • Mayor Tom Schwedhelm
  • Vice Mayor Chris Rogers
  • Council Member Richard Dowd

2019 Subcommittee Initiatives 

  • All-Electric Reach Code  (acted on by Council 11/19/19)
  • Climate Emergency Resolution (planned Council discussion 1/14/20)
  • Evergreen Analysis  (planned Council discussion 1/28/20)
  • Zero Waste Master Plan  (planned Council discussion 1/28/20)

Resources

Email Updates

  1. David Guhin

    Planning & Economic Development Director

  2. Amy Nicholson

    Senior Planner