2010 Cutting Carbs Workshop in Bend, Oregon

Organized by: Oregon Environmental Council

Hosted by: Bend Metropolitan Planning Organization

When: November 12, 2010 ~ 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Location: Bend Parks & Recreation District Office
799 SW Columbia Street
Bend, OR 97702

What will you learn?
We will explore the leading edge of incorporating greenhouse gas considerations into transportation planning and land use planning. The workshop will cover:

-State and federal transportation and climate change policies that could impact your work
-Barriers to and opportunities for reducing GHGs from transportation
-Which strategies make the most cost-effective dent in GHGs
-Resources available for “cutting carbs” from the transportation system
-Our keynote speaker, Tom Cosgrove—a board member of the Sacramento Council of Governments and Mayor of the City of Lincoln, California—will present Blueprint for the Future, a fifty-year conceptual vision for future growth in the Sacramento region. This blueprint plan has won many awards for its creative applications and its ability to create consensus in the region on a variety of complex issues.

For more information and to RSVP, visit https://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/587/p/salsa/event/common/public/?e...

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/12/2010 - 8:00am - 3:30pm