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Office Hours with SPUR's Sustainability and Resilience Policy Director

12:30 to 1:30 p.m. | Monday, March 22, 2021

The inlet to Lake Merritt from the San Francisco Bay
Photo by Flickr user urbanists

With more than 150 programs a year across seven incredibly distinct policy areas, SPUR covers significant ground about the concepts, actions and people that shape the Bay Area. But we don’t always have the time to establish a base level of understanding on a particular topic or dive deeply into the nuances of a specific policy recommendation. In acknowledgement of this, welcome to Office Hours, SPUR’s new interactive monthly series where we present you with the opportunity to ask pressing questions to some of the region’s brightest policy experts. 

This month, we’re joined by Laura Feinstein, SPUR’s Sustainability and Resilience Policy Director. Whether you want to learn about what “sustainability” really means, understand how her upcoming report, Meeting the Bay Area's Water Demand, addresses drought conditions  or the best strategies to build community acceptance to managed retreat, join us for an engaging hour where you bring the questions — and your lunch — and our policy leaders provide the answers.

+ Laura Feinstein / SPUR




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