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  January 22, 2018
9:00 A.M.
651 Pine Street, Room 101, Martinez

Supervisor John Gioia, Chair
Supervisor Federal D. Glover, Vice Chair
Agenda Items: Items may be taken out of order based on the business of the day and preference of the Committee
1.   Introductions
2.   APPROVE Record of Action for November 13, 2018, meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee on Sustainability.
11-13-17 Meeting Minutes
11-13-17 Handout - BayRen
11-13-17 Handout - MCE Customer Prgms
11-13-17 Handout - MCE Local Workforce
3.   Public comment on any item under the jurisdiction of the Committee and not on this agenda (speakers may be limited to three minutes).
4.   RECEIVE information on costs and benefits of enrolling in MCE Deep Green and an evaluation of an alternative course of action to achieve Climate Action Plan goals and PROVIDE DIRECTION regarding next steps. 
Attachments to Staff Report on MCE Deep Green Product
5.   RECEIVE report on preparation of an Electric Vehicle Readiness Blueprint.
EV Readiness Need Statement Fact Sheet
6.   RECEIVE report from the Contra Costa County Sustainability Commission Chair.
2017 Sustainabiltiy Commission Annual Report
Implementation Goals w Lead Staff
7.   RECEIVE update on Renewable Resource Potential Study.
8.   RECEIVE update from the County’s Sustainability Coordinator.
9.    The next meeting is currently scheduled for Monday, March 26, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
10.    Adjourn

The Ad Hoc Committee on Sustainability will provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities planning to attend Ad Hoc Committee on Sustainability meetings. Contact the staff person listed below at least 72 hours before the meeting.
Any disclosable public records related to an open session item on a regular meeting agenda and distributed by the County to a majority of members of the Ad Hoc Committee on Sustainability less than 96 hours prior to that meeting are available for public inspection at 651 Pine Street, 1st floor, during normal business hours.
Public comment may be submitted via electronic mail on agenda items at least one full work day prior to the published meeting time. For further questions, contact Jody London, Sustainability Coordinator, Department of Conservation and Development, (925) 674-7871, or email

Glossary of Acronyms, Abbreviations, and other Terms (in alphabetical order):  Contra Costa County has a policy of making limited use of acronyms, abbreviations, and industry-specific language in meetings of its Board of Supervisors and Committees. Following is a list of commonly used abbreviations that may appear in presentations and written materials at meetings of the Ad Hoc Sustainability Committee:
AB Assembly Bill
ABAG Association of Bay Area Governments
ACA Assembly Constitutional Amendment
ADA Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
BAAQMD Bay Area Air Quality Management District
BART Bay Area Rapid Transit District
BCDC Bay Conservation & Development Commission
BDCP Bay-Delta Conservation Plan
BGO Better Government Ordinance (Contra Costa County)
BOS Board of Supervisors
CALTRANS California Department of Transportation
CAER Community Awareness Emergency Response
CAO County Administrative Officer or Office
CAP Climate Action Plan
CCA Community Choice
CCTA Contra Costa Transportation Authority
CCWD Contra Costa Water District
CDBG Community Development Block Grant
CEQA California Environmental Quality Act
CFS Cubic Feet per Second (of water)
CSA County Service Area
CSAC California State Association of Counties
CTC California Transportation Commission
DCC Delta Counties Coalition
DCD Contra Costa County Dept. of Conservation & Development
DPC Delta Protection Commission
DSC Delta Stewardship Council
DWR California Department of Water Resources
EBMUD East Bay Municipal Utility District
EIR Environmental Impact Report (a state requirement)
EIS Environmental Impact Statement (a federal requirement)
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
FTE Full Time Equivalent
FY Fiscal Year
GHG Greenhouse Gas
GGRF Greenhouse Gas Reduction Funds
GIS Geographic Information System

HOT High-Occupancy/Toll
HOV High-Occupancy-Vehicle
HSD Contra Costa County Health Services Department
HUD United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
IPM Integrated Pest Management
JPA/JEPA Joint (Exercise of) Powers Authority or Agreement
Lamorinda Lafayette-Moraga-Orinda Area
LAFCo Local Agency Formation Commission
LCC League of California Cities
LTMS Long-Term Management Strategy
MAC Municipal Advisory Council
MBE Minority Business Enterprise
MOA Memorandum of Agreement
MOE Maintenance of Effort
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
MTC Metropolitan Transportation Commission
NACo National Association of Counties
NEPA National Environmental Protection Act
PDA Priority Development Area
PV Photovoltaicv
PWD Contra Costa County Public Works Department
RDA Redevelopment Agency or Area
RFI Request For Information
RFP Request For Proposals
RFQ Request For Qualifications
SB Senate Bill
SBE Small Business Enterprise
SGC Strategic Growth Council
SR2S Safe Routes to Schools
SWAT Southwest Area Transportation Committee
TRANSPAC Transportation Partnership & Cooperation (Central)
TRANSPLAN Transportation Planning Committee (East County)
TWIC Transportation, Water, and Infrastructure Committee
 U.S. EPA United States Environmental Protection Agency WBE Women-Owned Business Enterprise
WCCTAC West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee


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