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TPB Affirms Regional Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals
Supports Joint Working Group to Identify Viable Reduction Strategies
The TPB in December officially affirmed its support for regional greenhouse gas reduction goals adopted by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) five years ago. The goals call for emissions reductions of 20 percent below 2005 levels by 2020, and 80 percent below 2005 levels by 2050.
TPB Recognizes Graduates of Community Leadership Institute
Recent graduates from the November 2014 Community Leadership Institute (CLI) attended the December TPB meeting to receive certificates and recognition for completing the program. CLI provides an opportunity for community leaders to learn about and discuss how transportation decisions are made in the region.
TPB Reconstitutes Regional Public Transportation Subcommittee
The TPB’s Regional Bus Subcommittee has been reconstituted as the Regional Public Transportation Subcommittee, expanding its membership to include representatives from all public transportation agencies and providers in the region, as well as human services and private transportation providers.