Climate Action Subcommittee


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.


  • Next Meeting: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • City Council Chambers (100 Santa Rosa Avenue)
    • Frequency of meetings is every 2 months


Agendas are available in the legislative portal:


  • 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)


Email Updates

  1. David Guhin

    Planning & Economic Development Director

  2. Amy Nicholson

    Senior Planner