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Climate Action and Adaptation Community Workshop

Climate Action Committee Meeting:  3rd Wednesday of every month at 7:30PM.  Albany City Hall - Council Chambers, 1000 San Pablo Avenue, Albany, CA.

SPECIAL MEETING AGENDA

CLIMATE ACTION AND ADAPTATION COMMUNITY WORKSHOP

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 7:00pm – 9:00pm

  1. WORKSHOP INTRODUCTION: 7:00pm-7:15pm

    An introduction to the workshop will be provided, including a brief exercise.

  2. CLIMATE ACTION PRESENTATION: 7:15pm-7:35pm

    Staff and consultants will provide a presentation outlining the City’s progress on the first Climate Action Plan and the process for developing the new Climate Action and Adaptation Plan. Workshop instructions will be provided as part of the presentation.

  3. STRATEGY GENERATION: 7:35pm-8:10pm

    Workshop participants will have an opportunity to discuss and write down ideas for climate mitigation and adaptation strategies.

  4. STRATEGY COMMENT PERIOD: 8:10pm-8:45pm

    Workshop participants will have an opportunity to provide written comments on proposed climate mitigation and adaptation strategies.

  5. WRAP-UP PRESENTATION 8:45pm-9:00pm

    Workshop wrap-up presentation, and demonstration of the new, free web platform for residents: Carbon-Free Albany.

  6. PUBLIC COMMENT

    The Public Comment period is an opportunity for members of the public to provide oral comments on items on the agenda. Each speaker is limited up to three (3) minutes. Please note that written comment cards will be available to those who would like to provide comments in writing at any time during the workshop.

  7. NEXT MEETING: Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 7:30 pm, City Hall Council Chambers, 1000 San Pablo Ave.
  8. ADJOURNMENT

NOTICE

Please note that a quorum of the City Council or other advisory bodies may be present at this meeting.

As a general policy, the Commission/Committee/Board will not begin discussion or consideration of an agenda item after 10:00 pm.

Agendas are posted for public inspection in advance of meetings at the City Hall, the Albany Community Center, and the Albany Senior Center. Agendas and supporting documents can also be found online at: www.albanyca.org. Supporting documents and any public comments received will be made available for public inspection at City Hall. If you have any questions pertaining to any agenda item or meeting procedure, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 510-528-5710 or cityclerk@albanyca.org.

Council and Commission meetings are broadcast live on KALB and streamed live on the City website and YouTube. Audio recordings of Committee meetings will be uploaded to the City website and YouTube within one week of each public meeting.  Archives of past City meetings are available on the City website and YouTube. Please note that if you provide your name and address when speaking before the Committee it will become part of the official public record, which will be posted on the Internet and broadcast on KALB.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and State Law, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the City Administration Office 510-528-5710.  Notification 48 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting (28 CFR 35.102.104 ADA Title II)”.  Upon request, we will provide written agenda materials in appropriate alternate formats, of disability related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services to enable individuals with disabilities to participate in public meetings.  Please deliver a written request, including your name, mailing address, phone number and brief description of the requested materials and preferred alternative format or auxiliary aid or service at least two (2) days before the meeting.  Request should be sent to: cityclerk@albanyca.org or City Clerk, 1000 San Pablo Avenue, Albany, CA  94706.

The City of Albany is dedicated to maintaining its small town ambiance, responding to the needs of a diverse community, and providing a safe, healthy and sustainable environment.


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