City of San Mateo Climate Action Plan

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Climate Action Plan


The City of San Mateo has a long-standing commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability.  The City Council adopted the Climate Action Plan (CAP) in April 2015.  The CAP demonstrates the City's leadership  to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and exceed the California state target of 1990 emissions levels by 2020. 

The Climate Action Plan provides a comprehensive list of community-wide actions that will help reduce GHG emissions originating in the City of San Mateo.  The strategies in the CAP are implemented by the all of the City's departments, its residents and its businesses.  

Climate Action Plan

For additional information or to submit comments please contact Christine Ferry at (650) 522-7007 or by email.


Climate Action Plan Yearly Progress

Every year Sustainability staff updates the City Council on the progress made on initiatives from the Plan.  The City Council Reports, Updates and Key Metrics are listed below.

2017 Progress Update:


2017 City Council CAP Administrative Report         

2017 CAP Updates                                                 

2017 CAP Key Metrics

2016 Progress Update:

2016 City Council CAP Administrative Report

2016 CAP Updates

2016 CAP Key Metrics


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