Policies + Plans - Sustainable Growth

Growth is necessary for society to continue to prosper well into the future.  With a growing consciousness of the environment and the want to keep it healthy, new efforts and methods are being taken to build and grow in a sustainable fashion.  Los Angeles realizes this and is utilizing new and innovative ways to grow in a way where the environment does not have to be compromised.  Below are some ways Los Angeles highlights this goal: 

  1. Business Transportation & Housing Agency- Green Building Standards Code
  2. Pasadena- City of Pasadena Green Action Plan 2010
  3. Pasadena- City of Pasadena Green Indicator Report 2009
  4. Santa Monica- Sustainable City Report Card
  5. Manhattan Beach- Green Report: Working toward a Greater, Greener Manhattan Beach
  6. Beverly Hills- CALGreen- Beverly Hills
  7. Compton- Clean Compton Brownfield Initiative
  8. Glendale- Greener Glendale Plan
  9. LA Community College District- LACCD Sustainable Building Program

Please note: LARC is currently updating this list and creating a comprehensive and user-friendly searchable index of climate policies and plans for California, LA County, and the 88 municipalities within LA County.