April 7, 2014

Issue #25

Editor's Note

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Hot Bill Directing Cap-and-Trade Revenues to Local Pollution Reduction Efforts Passes Committee

A bill providing competitive funding grants for local governments to develop and implement greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction projects passed its first legislative hurdle today. The League supports AB 1970 (Gordon) as it seeks to help local governments meet the challenges of adopting climate action plans and integrating strategies to transform communities and create long-term sustainability.     

Action Item, Assembly, Environmental Quality, Greenhouse Gases, Cap and Trade

Deadline Tomorrow for Legislative Candidate Questionnaires

As reported in February, for the first time, the League of California Cities distributed a candidate questionnaire to all 2014 legislative candidates to capture their perspectives on issues that are significant to California cities.


Legislative Action Day Preview: Briefing on Priority Bills

Free Webinar for Members on April 10

Join the League’s Legislative team for a legislative briefing to review the top priority bills that will impact local governments. League lobbyists will be sharing information on legislation affecting redevelopment agency dissolution follow-up, land use, employee relations, public safety and local control. This free, members- only webinar will be held Thursday, April 10 from 1:30–3:00 p.m.

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