Greenbelt Alliance Media Contacts
Jessie Brennan, Marketing & Communications Director
Ph: 1-415-543-6771 x307 | Email Jessie
Amanda Brown-Stevens, Executive Director
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Media Coverage Highlights
Reduced Parking Spaces Proposal in San Jose Gets Mixed Reaction
NBC Bay Area| July 15, 2021
“We need to reframe our mindset instead of spending millions on parking garages,” said our Advocacy Manager Justin Wang in a chat with NBC Bay Area about the changes and benefits of the City of San José’s parking policy and transport demand management strategies update.
Bay Area nonprofit touts greenbelts as proven protection from wildfire
The Press Democrat| June 28, 2021
The Press Democrat highlighted the launch of Greenbelt Alliance’s original research “The Critical Role of Greenbelts in Wildfire Resilience.
“This nation is currently on the path to making a generationally significant investment in infrastructure,” wrote Amanda Brown-Stevens for The Mercury News about President Biden’s Infrastructure Bill, a.k.a. American Jobs Plan. “This would be the most significant step we’ve taken to start addressing climate change head-on.” Read Greenbelt Alliance’s take on the infrastructure bill and three principles it could adopt for a transformational way forward.
Op-Ed: Support This Excellent Project in Livermore
The Independent| May 11, 2021
“Climate impacts are increasing every year. If we want to lessen the devastating impacts from wildfire and smoke, we need to reduce our carbon footprint by building climate-friendly buildings like the Downtown Livermore Apartments in existing transit-oriented communities,” wrote Director of Climate Resilience, Zoe Sigel, in support of Downtown Livermore Apartments development project.