Skip to main content Skip to site navigation

David Peterson
Assistant Planner II, City of Santa Clarita


About David

Currently a Planner with the Community Development Department, Dave has worked for the City of Santa Clarita for 15 years in practically every department.  Dave implements the city’s environmental programs and has written the climate action and open space acquisition plans, established the city’s “green team,” developed the city’s green website, and focuses on growing the local green economy. 

Mr. Peterson received a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of California Irvine after completing his Bachelor’s of Art degree in Cultural Anthropology from the University of California Santa Barbara.

ILG Contributions

  • Beacon Award program contact
  • Community member of the week, sustainable communities learning network LinkedIn group
Beacon Participant Profile

City of Santa Clarita

“Protecting the environment is a high priority for the City of Santa Clarita. Our efforts began shortly after cityhood and have yielded tremendous results.” – Green Santa Clarita website

Log in