The Contra Costa County Climate Leaders (4CL) program is a network assisting the county and its 19 cities to inform, support and encourage the measurement and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Through education and sharing of best practices we will ensure sustainable, healthy and livable cities.

Oakley

Oakley Accomplishments

General Plan Update

  • The General Plan was last updated in 2016 and contains elements on open space preservation, energy efficient housing, reducing waste and making the city more accessible to public transit.

Climate Action Planning

  • Oakley has a Strategic Energy Plan which functions as a Climate Action Plan.
  • Joined ICLEI‘s Cities for Climate Protection Campaign.
  • Their Downtown Specific Plan Environmental Impact review contains an element on Climate impacts of the plan and their mitigation.
  • Completed community wide and local government Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventories in 2010 and updated it in 2013.

Community Support

  • Oakley participates in Earth Day and promotes the local Marsh Creek Clean Up activities.

City of Oakley Website.

Last updated May 2019.