Talkin' Trash: Myths and Realities of Recycling and Materials Management (Webinar) - Mark Bowers and Karen Gissibl, May 19, 2021
Why do we recycle? Learn about it from Sunnyvale’s own Environmental Services staff, Mark Bowers, former Solid Waste Division Manager, and Karen Gissibl, current Environmental Programs Manager. Their event will break down common recycling myths and explore the benefits of recycling.
Decarbonizing Transportation: From Policy to Progress (Webinar) - Meghan Weir, March 17, 2021
Meghan Weir, Principal Transportation Planners at Nelson\Nygaard (a transportation planning firm), discussed local and statewide policy solutions to improve the safety, convenience and affordability of local commutes while reducing climate impacts.
Carbon Neutral Portfolio: From Vision to Strategy (Webinar) - Nik Kaestner, Jan. 30, 2021
Nik Kaestner, Director of Sustainability at the San Francisco Unified School District, shared the journey of how the school district developed and implemented a plan to reduce carbon emissions. Learn how schools can become sustainability leaders and inspire our community to reduce climate emissions locally.
California's Equitable Carbon Neutral Future (Webinar) - Jared Blumenfeld, Dec. 3, 2020
Jared Blumenfeld, California Secretary for Environmental Protection, explored how the State of California is working to rebuild communities and infrastructure during the COVID-19 pandemic and a historic wildfire season. Learn about the efforts underway towards recovery, job creation, better climate and health and equity benefits for all Californians.