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PCL Seeks Membership & Events Coordinator
PCL is seeking an energetic, self-motivated individual to coordinate our membership efforts, develop communications strategies, manage special events, and provide general administrative support. The Membership and Events Coordinator will oversee PCL’s internal and external communications, coordinate all PCL events and oversee membership relations. Please see the detailed job description for more information.

San Diego CEQA Workshop a Success
In July, our sister organization, the PCL Foundation, hosted a day-long CEQA Community Workshop in San Diego. Over 25 participants attended the successful workshop, which provided an overview of the environmental review process and tools for getting involved in local decision-making. Stay tuned for our 2015 schedule of workshops!


PCL Looks to Grow our League:
Since it was formed, the Planning and Conservation League has been just that – a league of groups working together on policies to better California's environment. We are now looking to grow, diversify and revitalize our League membership in order to be a stronger voice in the Capitol while magnifying the power of local organizations and communities. For more info, click here.
Mark Your Calendar for PCL’s 2015 Symposium!
PCL’s next symposium will be held Saturday, February 21, 2015 at UC Davis School of Law. The event theme will be “Does Land Use Matter” and will focus on the ways in which land use simultaneously affects the environment, the economy, public health, quality of life, and social justice.

PCL neither Supports nor Opposes Proposition 1, the 2014 Water Bond
After lengthy debate, the Board of the Planning & Conservation League has decided that it will neither support nor oppose Proposition 1, the $7.5 billion water bond on the November ballot. While Proposition 1 contains substantial benefits for California’s environment and communities, it also includes provisions that could significantly set California back in terms of water policy and environmental damage.


2014 Water Bill Wrap-Up
PCL’s summary of how water legislation fared in the 2014 session.


Fifty Years of Results
Since its founding in 1965, PCL has succeeded in having a vision for California’s future and then acting quickly when political opportunities appear. Thanks to our generous donors, we have succeeded in protecting millions of acres of local parks, wildlife habitats, wetlands, forests, greenbelts, lakes, rivers, and other natural areas. Follow the link below for a detailed list of these projects in your neighborhood.

Southern California Stormwater Meeting
On June 13th, PCL partnered with several agencies, non-profits, and California water leaders to discuss overcoming challenges to stormwater capture in Southern California. Hosted at the headquarters of the Southern California Association of Governments, the meeting brought together multiple perspectives in order to find ways to collaborate on regulatory and permitting issues, practical obstacles, and funding strategies.

Drought shows need to invest in local water supplies
With Governor Jerry Brown officially declaring that California is in a drought emergency, we have a stark reminder that our current water policies put all Californians at grave risk from reduced access to clean, safe water.  Now is the time to invest wisely in a 'reduce, reuse, recycle' approach to water to create a sustainable future for the State. Read more about the drought, statewide water planning, and what you can do to help

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PCL’s Annual Environmental Symposium a Watershed Event!

On February 1st, more than 200 attendees gathered at UC Davis School of Law for PCL’s Environmental Symposium, entitled Water for Life, where we discussed breaking down barriers between sectors and working collaboratively to solve California’s water crisis.

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