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The Local Government Commission, in partnership with the Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District, is organizing a one-day workshop on what can be done to take bicycling to the next level in the Capital Region. Registration is NOW OPEN for this event; visit http://www.lgc.org/advancing-bicycling to learn more and register.
About the Workshop
This event will highlight best practices from across the nation and promote a dialogue and action among approximately 250 local elected officials; local, regional and state transportation planners, local land use planners, public works staff, active transportation advocates, public health professionals, businesses representatives and other community leaders.
Confirmed keynote speakers include Malcolm Dougherty, Director of the California Department of Transportation; Mike McKeever, CEO of the Sacramento Area Council of Governments; Vice Mayor David Sander of the City of Rancho Cordova; and Charles Gandy, President of Livable Communities Inc.
Workshop topics will include:
The Economic and Business Benefits of Bicycling
Advancing Bicycling in Underserved Communities
Changing the Culture around Bicycling
Successful Bicycle Share Programs
Bikeway Design Best Practices
Expanding Networks to Job Centers
Making Bicycling a Viable Transportation Option in Rural and Suburban Settings
Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with a comprehensive network of leaders who share a commitment to advancing bicycling in our region....Read Full Post
Mutual Housing at Spring Lake receives first national Zero Energy Ready Home (ZERH) certification for multifamily rental property from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) of the first multifamily Zero Energy Ready Home for a rental development in the nation. More information below....Read Full Post