Governor's Council on Climate Change
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Governor's Council on Climate Change (2022)

Governor's Council on Climate Change 2022 Work Plan: Webinar Recording | Slides
2022 Working Group Membership

 

Climate Smart Agriculture & Forestry

Commissioner Bryan Hurlburt, Department of Agriculture, Co-Chair 
Designee: Kayleigh Royston

Deputy Commissioner Mason Trumble, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Co-Chair  
Designee: Christopher Martin

DEEP Contact: Sarah Watson, sarah.watson@ct.gov

September 1, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes | Slides- Working Lands Alliance | Slides- Department of Agriculture Grant Proposal

September 29, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

October 28, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

 

Equity & Environmental Justice

Lee Cruz, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Co-Chair

Kristin Barendregt-Ludwig, Yale Center for Environmental Justice, Co-Chair

Maisa Tisdale, The Mary & Eliza Freeman Center for History and Community, Co-Chair

DEEP Contact: Ashley Benitez-Ou, Ashley.BenitezOu@ct.gov

Equity and Environmental Justice Public Participation Guidance [Excerpt from 2020 EEJ Report]

May 19, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Slides - Climate Resilience Grant Straw Proposal | Quick Reference Guide to Centering Equity in Climate Change Resilience Planning for Connecticut Municipalities |Centering Equity in Climate Change and Resilience Planning for Connecticut Municipalities

October 17, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

November 10, 2022 [Climate Smart Agriculture & Forestry + EEJ]: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

November 14, 2022 [Mitigation Strategies + EEJ]: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

November 15, 2022 [Public Health & Safety + EEJ]: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

November 17, 2022 [Resilient Infrastructure & Nature-based Solutions + EEJ]: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

Mitigation Strategies

Commissioner Katie Dykes, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Co-Chair
Designee: Becca Trietch

Deputy Commissioner Garrett Eucalitto, Department of Transportation, Co-Chair

Aziz Dehkan, CT Roundtable on Climate and Jobs, Co-Chair

David Barkin, Designee for Commissioner Gillman, Department of Administrative Services, Co-Chair

DEEP Contact: Alanis Allen, Alanis.Allen@ct.gov

September 27, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes | Slides - BETP, CES | Slides - DAS | Slides - DOT

October 19, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Slides - Building Codes | Minutes

November 7, 2022: Agenda | Main Zoom Recording | Breakout Room 1 - Transportation | Breakout Room 2 - Energy | Slides - DOT | Slides - CES | Slides - USDOE LEAP Bridgeport | Minutes

Public Health & Safety

Deputy Commissioner Heather Aaron, Department of Public Health, Co-Chair

Deputy Commissioner Brenda Bergeron, Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Co-Chair

DEEP Contact: Alanis Allen, Alanis.Allen@ct.gov

September 19, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes | 2020 Working Group Slides |DEMHS Severe Heat Protocol Slides

October 3, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

October 31, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes | Slides

 

Resilient Infrastructure & Nature- based Solutions

George Bradner, Assistant Deputy Commissioner, Designee for Commissioner Andrew Mais, Department of Insurance, Co-Chair

Matt Fulda, Connecticut Metro COG, Co-Chair

Emily Pysh, Designee for Deputy Commissioner Eucalitto, Department of Transportation, Co-Chair

Kevin Grigg, Fuss & O'Neill, Co-Chair

DEEP Contact: Sarah Watson, Sarah.Watson@ct.gov

September 15, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes | Slides

October 6, 2022: Agenda |Main Zoom Meeting Recording | Breakout Room 1 Recording | Breaking Room 2 Recording | Minutes

October 18, 2022: Agenda | Main Zoom Recording | Breakout Room 1 Recording | Breakout Room 2 Recording | Slides – Jennifer Mattei | Minutes

Science & Technology

James O'Donnell, Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation, UConn, Chair

DEEP Contact: Ashley Benitez-Ou, Ashley.BenitezOu@ct.gov

October 17, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

November 9, 2022: Agenda | Zoom Meeting Recording | Minutes

 

State Vulnerability Assessment Framework

Deputy Commissioner Brenda Bergeron, Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Co-Chair

Scott Gaul, Office of Policy and Management, Co-Chair

Kimberly Lesay, Department of Transportation, Co-Chair

DEEP Contact: Mary-beth Hart, Marybeth.hart@ct.gov

 

 

Past GC3 Working Group and Subcommittee Meetings

Content Last Updated November 28, 2022