Hello Cool Cities Team! Our next Cool Cities Team meeting will be Tuesday, July 17th from 6-8pm at Crema Coffee. Their address is easy to get to at 950 TheMessage 1 of 1 , Jun 28, 2012View SourceHello Cool Cities Team!
Our next Cool Cities Team meeting will be Tuesday, July 17th from 6-8pm at Crema Coffee. Their address is easy to get to at 950 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95216. I hope Summer is starting off well for everyone. See you at the meeting.
Darren PonceE-mail: ponce.dr@...Cool Cities Team Agenda
Tuesday, July 17th 6-8pm
6:15 2011 Green Vision Goals update (see handout) - refer to it to emphasize areas in our projects/events.
6:30 Diridon Station update and strategic planning
- Meeting the needs of an aging population
- Monitoring and upholding limited added parking and having more space dedicated for parks, pedestrians, and transit use.
- A better understanding of how clean tech start-up businesses would be pulled into the likely expensive and newly redeveloped area.
- Retail on more streets such as Julian Street where so many arena patrons traverse. Where is the retail and mixed use at?
- Community garden areas working with Communivercity and Veggielution
- “Green” rooftops in office and residential areas. - Gardens or plants on rooftop spaces if not solar.
6:55 Polystyrene, zero waste, and trash incinerator updates, research and strategic planning
- Zero waste and SJ City trash incinerator plans
7:20 SJ Bikeshare program updates and event planning
- Team ride from Diridon Station to SJ City Hall with Cool Cities banner
- Use of team funds to purchase rentals
- Partner/invite Bicycle Coalition to join us in ride
- Coordinate event on day of pilot program’s opening or on a Bike Night (first Friday)
- August Cool Cities Team Meeting:
- PARKing Day 2012: Sometime in September (not announced yet)
- Luna Park Chalk Art Festival: Saturday, September 22nd.
- Cool Cities Social Event(s):
-Cool Cities South Bay Event (Cupertino, Sunnyvale, anyone else not going to the Redwood City party).