Join the Environmental Council of Sacramento – ECOS for our May ECOS Board Meeting! Everyone who is interested is welcome. Bring a friend!
Monday, May 15, 2017
Location: SEIU Local 1000, 1325 S St, Sacramento, CA 95811
5:30 pm Reception
Please come and meet and socialize with ECOS Board Members and guests. Light appetizers and refreshments served. Feel free to bring something to share.
6:00 pm Meeting Begins
Come meet James Corless, the new Chief Executive Officer of the Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG)!
Come meet the new chief executive of the Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) on Monday, May 15th with ECOS! James Corless is a public transit and smart growth advocate and the founding director of Transportation for America.
SACOG is the region’s chief transportation planning agency. Learn more about them here: http://www.sacog.org/
Transportation for America is an alliance of elected, business and civic leaders from communities across the country, united to ensure that states and the federal government step up to invest in smart, homegrown, locally-driven transportation solutions. Learn more about the organization here:http://www.t4america.org/
“James Corless is the founding director of Transportation for America, where he built an impressive national network of civic, elected, and business leaders who understand that strategic investments in infrastructure are crucial for attracting economic development.” – SACOG http://www.sacog.org/post/james-corless-begins-ceo-appointment
After the discussion, ECOS Committees will report on their current business. Announcements from members and attendees are welcome at the end, as time allows.