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South Bay Cities Council of Governments Earns Beacon Award for Leadership and Innovation in Sustainability

The South Bay Cities Council of Governments (SBCCOG) has been selected as a 2023 Beacon Leadership and Innovation award winner for its cross-agency collaboration in supporting cities in energy efficiency, water conservation, waste reduction, renewable energy, clean transportation and much more.  

2024-02-12T11:41:48-08:00February 12, 2024|

South Bay Cities Council of Governments’ Survey Indicates Low Percentage of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in South Bay Rental Market Affordable

A South Bay Cities Council of Governments (SBCCOG) study indicates that most accessory dwelling units (ADUs)—known as “granny flats”—in the South Bay are being rented at market rates, or not rented out at all and instead used for personal use or to house friends and family.

2024-01-31T16:54:50-08:00January 31, 2024|

Turtle Talk – South Bay Local Travel Network Newsletter – January 2024

Welcome to our first issue! This month's issue features highlights from the South Bay Local Travel Network El Segundo pilot launch, safety tips from the turtle and the low-speed mode of the month. 

2024-01-10T17:20:53-08:00January 10, 2024|

South Bay Cities Council of Governments and Southern California Regional Energy Network Award Carson, Hawthorne and Rolling Hills Estates Gold-Level Energy Achievement

The South Bay Cities Council of Governments (SBCCOG) in partnership with the Southern California Regional Energy Network (SoCalREN), recognized South Bay cities for their efforts in pursuing energy-efficiency initiatives and sustainability-related tasks over the past year as part of the inaugural “South Bay Energy and Climate Recognition Program.” Taking home gold-level achievement are the cities of Carson, Hawthorne and Rolling Hills Estates.  

2023-12-07T13:54:11-08:00December 7, 2023|

South Bay Cities Council of Governments Photo Contest Calls for Sustainability in Action

The South Bay Cities Council of Governments (SBCCOG) is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its South Bay Environmental Service Center (SBESC) program by calling for the community to submit photos that demonstrate sustainable action in their cities.

2023-11-29T16:12:48-08:00November 29, 2023|

SBESC – Here’s to 20 More – South Bay Cities Council of Governments Celebrates 20 Years of Environmental Service to the South Bay

The SBCCOG celebrates the 20th anniversary of its South Bay Environmental Services Center.

2023-11-20T15:31:49-08:00November 20, 2023|

Giving is Receiving – Volunteers Get Back as Much as They Give While Advancing the SBCCOG’s Mission for the South Bay

SBCCOG Celebrates the work of its volunteers on climate action, transportation and other subregional goals.

2023-12-19T15:17:20-08:00November 20, 2023|

City Showcase – Solar Panel Gift Keeps Multigenerational Carson Household Cool While Going Green

A Carson retiree is keeping cool in the summer months thanks to a solar power gift through the GRID Alternatives Los Angeles program.

2023-11-29T15:52:41-08:00November 20, 2023|
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