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A service of ILG’s Sustainable Communities Learning Network, the News Flash highlights fresh resources and upcoming events tailored for local sustainability practitioners.


Get the Recognition You Deserve: Join the Beacon Program Today!

Does your agency have energy or greenhouse gas reductions to brag about? Is your sustainability program super savvy? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then you should participate in the Beacon Award: Local Leadership Toward Solving Climate Change!  Participating in the voluntary Beacon Award program provides local agencies with positive recognition for saving energy, conserving resources, promoting sustainability and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Click here to find out how your agency can be apart of the program today!


CVAG is the newest Beacon Champion!

The Institute for Local Government, in cooperation with the Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative, would like to welcome the Coachella Valley Association of Governments as our newest Beacon Champion. The Beacon Award Program recognizes champions that provide sustained assistance to current and future Beacon Award participants. CVAG joins The Energy Coalition, South Bay Cities Council of Governments and Western Riverside Council of Governments as Beacon Champions.

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