OAPA Webinar: Climate Change Mitigation–State Policies, Plans, & Strategies

APA Oregon Chapter

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Thursday, January 10, 2019, noon
Friday, January 11, 2019, 1 p.m. PST

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Overview

In this webinar, participants will get an overview of current State policies, plans, and strategies to mitigate climate change, including:  - Key precedents related to land use and transportation scenario planning,  - A big picture overview from the Oregon Global Warming Commission’s Report to 2019 Legislature, and  - An update on the Oregon Sustainable Transportation Initiative (OSTI) and progress toward the goals set out in the Statewide Transportation Strategy (STS).  - The webinar will also include time for questions and discussion, providing an opportunity to share thoughts to inform OAPA’s focus during the 2019 Legislative Session, including what resources are most needed at the local level.

Speakers

Cody Meyer

Cody Meyer is a Land Use and Transportation Planner with the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development. He works with metropolitan governments through the Oregon Sustainable Transportation Initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through coordinated land use and transportation planning and scenario planning efforts. Cody joined DLCD after working ... Read More

Angus Duncan

Angus Duncan is the founding President of the Bonneville Environmental Foundation, which supports renewable energy development and watershed restoration in the Pacific Northwest. Mr. Duncan has worked in private sector renewable energy project development, in state and local government, as a Member and Chair of the Northwest Power Planning Council ... Read More

Amanda Pietz

Amanda Pietz is the Program Implementation and Analysis Manager for the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT), overseeing many statewide multimodal investment programs, modes and topics like sustainability and biking/walking, and economic analysis. Prior to that role, Amanda led statewide planning efforts at ODOT, including the creation of the Statewide ... Read More

Contact Info

Stephanie Kennedy, oapa@oregonapa.org