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Board of Directors Passes Fiscal Year 2024/2025 Budget

As the Fiscal Year 2023/2024 winds down, the SBCTA Board of Directors approved a balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2024/2025, set to begin July 1, 2024. SBCTA’s budget process includes a review of the Board’s direction as it relates to short-term goals and how it integrates with the agency’s long-term goals and objectives. As part […]

SBCTA / SBCOG Elect New Leadership

At their June meeting, the SBCTA Board of Directors elected Chino Hills Councilman Ray Marquez to serve as Board President for the 2024-2025 year and Yucca Valley Town Councilman Rick Denison to serve as Vice President. President-elect Marquez is the current Vice President of the SBCTA Board, Chair of the General Policy Committee and Vice […]

Energy Code Updates and Title 24 Training Courses Available Throughout 2024

The Inland Regional Energy Network (I-REN) Program is pleased to provide upcoming energy building codes training sessions which include approved Continuing Education Units (CEU) through the International Code Council (ICC). The virtual trainings are provided courtesy of I-REN. I-REN is a strategic partnership between the Coachella Valley Association of Governments, San Bernardino Council of Governments […]

Take our Energy Workforce Needs Survey

Having trouble recruiting job seekers highly skilled in the energy sector? Take our employer survey to share your experience and feedback! The Inland Regional Energy Network (I-REN) and The Energy Coalition (TEC) requests your support in reaching employers within the energy sector in the Inland Empire. To expand workforce opportunities in the energy industry, we’ve […]

SBCTA/SBCOG Develops First SB 1000 Toolkit

Signed into law in 2016, SB 1000 is the Planning for Healthy Communities Act.  SB 1000 requires local jurisdictions to include an Environmental Justice Element within their General Plan. By centering environmental justice in this process, SB 1000 works to create places to support a healthier and more equitable community for all who live, work, […]

SBCOG Board Approves Increase in SBCOG’s Capacity, Budget

On January 3, the SBCOG Board of Directors approved an increase in SBCOG’s work capacity, including adding staff and increasing the budget.  With the adoption of Amendment No. 4 of the Joint Powers Authority (JPA) by all 25 member agencies, SBCOG’s budget will increase through member dues by adjusting the cost to each agency based […]

Sheriff’s Department Highlights Challenges with Homelessness

Representatives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department gave a presentation to the SBCTA Board of Directors at their May Board meeting on their efforts to address homelessness within the county.  Captain James Porter and Deputy Mike Jones with the Community Services & Reentry Division (CSRD) of the Sheriff’s Department highlighted the challenges in dealing […]

Balancing Growth and Conservation

Did you know that both the San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA) and the San Bernardino Council of Governments (SBCOG) are guided by the same elected representatives from the 24 cities and towns and five county supervisorial districts, serving our residents in a comprehensive approach toward a better quality of life?  The distinction, however, is […]

Freeway Service Patrol Now Serving a Beat along SR 210

  MEDIA ADVISORY: Freeway Service Patrol Now Serving a Beat along SR 210 In January 2017, the San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA) was awarded a grant from the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC), in the amount of $800,625 to help reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality on one of the […]

SBREP Holiday LED Light Exchange Events Start Dec 1

The San Bernardino Regional Energy Partnership, a program of the San Bernardino Associated Governments, will spread the joy this holiday season by offering Southern California Edison (SCE) customers the opportunity to trade in their old incandescent holiday lights in exchange for energy efficient LED holiday lights. In addition, complimentary Energy Efficiency Starter Kits will be […]
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