Climate Action Committee Meeting
- Date: 02/20/2019 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
- Location: City Hall - Council Chambers
1000 San Pablo Avenue
Albany, California 94706
Climate Action Committee Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7:30PM. Albany City Hall - Council Chambers, 1000 San Pablo Avenue, Albany, CA.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 7:30pm – 9:30pm
1. CALL TO ORDER / ROLL CALL
2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES: December 5, 2018
3. PUBLIC COMMENT
For persons desiring to address the Commission/Committee/Board on an item that is not on the agenda please note that each speaker is limited up to three (3) minutes. The Brown Act limits the Committee’s ability to take and/or discuss items that are not on the agenda; therefore, such items are normally referred to staff for comment or to a future agenda.
Staff and Committee member announcements, reports and updates of status of previous agenda items.
- 4-1.Introduction of New Committee Member Allison Marten
- 4-2.Mandatory Advisory Body Training: February 25, 6:30-8:00pm
- 4-3.Update on Council Strategic Planning Process
- 4-4.Upcoming Sustainability Events
6. DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION ON MATTERS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:
- 6-1.Proclamation in Appreciation of Committee Member Robert Uhrhammer
Staff Recommendation: Adopt a Proclamation in Appreciation of former Committee Member Robert Uhrhammer.
- 6-2.Climate Action Workshop Debrief and Update on Climate Action & Adaptation
Plan Next Steps
Staff Recommendation: Review consultant memo.
- 6-3.Discussion of Promotion of Carbon-Free Albany Platform
Staff Recommendation: Direct the Outreach Subcommittee to encourage use of the platform.
- 6-4.Review of Council-Approved Statement of Purpose and Draft 2019-2021 Work Plan
Recommendation: For initial discussion only. No action required
- 6-5.Establish School Subcommittee
Recommendation: Establish a subcommittee to work with the schools and determine scope of work.
- 6-6.Selection of Chair and Vice Chair for 2019
Recommendation: Select new Chair and Vice Chair.
7. FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS
Committee members announce requests for future agenda items. No public comment will be taken on announcement of future agenda items.
8. NEXT MEETING: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 7:30 pm, City Hall Council Chambers, 1000 San Pablo Ave.
As a general policy, the Commission/Committee/Board will not begin discussion or consideration of an agenda item after 10:00 pm.
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