Local Government Commission Wraps up 2017 Yosemite Conference

By: Carissa Gutierrez, Local Government Commission

Thank you to all who participated in the 26th Annual Yosemite Policymakers Conference. Over 100 policymakers across the state attended this year’s event. The theme was The Road Ahead: Sustaining Our Progress, Protecting the American Dream and the 20+ speakers touched on topics related to affordable housing, transportation, water management and food access and affordability. The event kicked off with a featured a keynote address on Friday evening from Senator Kevin de Leon- and concluded Sunday morning with an inspirational address from Carl Guardino (CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group).

All panel and speaker presentations have been uploaded HERE in PDF form and are available on the event website.

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Carissa Gutierrez was the Coordinator for the Local Government Commission’s 2017 Yosemite Policymakers Conference last month.