Thursday, January 19th, 2023 – 6:00pm-7:30pm
Zoom link: ECOS ZOOM 6656164155 or call: 1 669 900 6833, Mtg ID: 665 616 4155
6:00 Welcome from Ralph Propper, Climate Committee Chair, and Susan Herre, President of BoD
6:10 Featuring: Meg Cederoth, Director of Planning and Sustainability, CA High Speed Rail Authority; Annika Ragsdale, formerly Climate Analyst for CA HSR, currently Lead Resilience Consultant for WSP
- Overview of the California High-Speed Rail program and current construction activities
- CA HSR’s Award-winning Sustainability Program: greenhouse gas mitigation and tracking, construction requirements, criteria air pollutant reductions, habitat conservation, and climate adaptation
6:40 Transportation Team Discussion, continued from previous night’s meeting
- Continue discussion of “green” transportation for Sacramento region. What changes will be needed to meet the State’s climate goals by 2030, 2050? Is it greater than we are imagining?
- How to make this new transportation team come to life. Where will it focus its energies?
This meeting is open to everyone interested in addressing one of our region’s most pressing challenges.