Transportation Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Group (TEEJAG)

August 28, 2019
Transportation Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Group (TEEJAG)

The Transportation Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Group (TEEJAG), is an advisory body dedicated to providing feedback on current and future research conducted by the Climate Smart Communities Consortium (CSCC).

Development and Application of an Integrated Health Impacts Assessment Tool for the Sacramento Region

October 12, 2017
Development and Application of an Integrated Health Impacts Assessment Tool for the Sacramento Region

Federal transportation authorizations require metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) to identify and track key indicators of system performance (e.g. collision rates, emissions, congestion) to ensure that they are stewarding public funds wisely to meet specific goals related to safety, environmental performance, and congestion mitigation, among other areas.

Changing the Narrative of Affordable Housing

October 01, 2015
Changing the Narrative of Affordable Housing 

The growing demand for affordable homes, coupled with the increasing local opposition known as NIMBYism (“Not in My Back Yard”), signals a need to put a face to affordable housing.

SACOG Equity Mapping

November 24, 2011
SACOG Equity Mapping 

In fall of 2010, the Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) and its partners received a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for regional planning to accelerate transit-oriented development (TOD) in the Sacramento region. The Center for Regional Change (was primarily responsible for developing mechanisms for analyzing the social equity considerations in prioritizing transit-oriented development projects, and for promoting these considerations as a central part of the TPA selection process.

Sacramento Coalition on Regional Equity Collaborative Assessment of Regional Development

May 04, 2010
Sacramento Coalition on Regional Equity Collaborative Assessment of Regional Development (SCORECARD)

The Sacramento Coalition on Regional Equity Collaborative Assessment of Regional Development (SCORECARD) Baseline Regional Report provided an overview of levels and patterns of opportunity and disparity in the region. The study was conducted in 2010.