California Comeback Plan: Investment in Parks and Equity and Fighting Climate Change

Governor Gavin Newsom's California Comeback Plan includes a big commitment to help California build healthy communities with a strong investment in outdoor spaces. We are delighted to see a billion dollars in the economic recovery package earmarked for equitable access to parks, more parks in park-poor neighborhoods, urban greening, and outdoor equity programs. $382 M for State … Continue reading California Comeback Plan: Investment in Parks and Equity and Fighting Climate Change

30×30 Commitment with America the Beautiful Plan

We are encouraged by the Biden-Harris plan to conserve and restore lands, waters, and wildlife; increase equitable access for outdoor recreation; and create local parks, especially in cities and other nature-deprived communities. Protecting 30% of lands and waters by 2030 is a bold and necessary step for us to address the climate crisis and ensure … Continue reading 30×30 Commitment with America the Beautiful Plan

Senator Padilla Introduces the PUBLIC Lands Act

Great news: Senator Alex Padilla introduced the Protecting Unique and Beautiful Landscapes by Investing in California (PUBLIC) Lands Act, a bill co-sponsored by U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif) to expand protections for over one million acres of California’s public lands, including our San Gabriel Mountains and rivers. The PUBLIC Lands Act is a package of … Continue reading Senator Padilla Introduces the PUBLIC Lands Act