Public Citizen for Nov 26, 2008
Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Public Safety Meeting | MOSS LANDING – Supervisor Lou Calcagno hosts a meeting to address public safety and crime prevention issues with Sheriff Mike Kanalakis and representatives of the California Highway Patrol, North County Fire District and Monterey County Building Inspection Department. 6pm. Moss Landing Chamber of Commerce, 8071 Moss Landing Road, Moss Landing. Free. 755-5022.
World AIDS Day | MONTEREY – MPC Women’s Programs and the Monterey County AIDS Project host AIDS 101, a workshop covering the history, transmission and testing of AIDS. 12:30-2pm. Monterey Peninsula College, Library and Technology Center, Sam Karas Room, 980 Fremont St., Monterey. $1 (quarters only) to park on campus. 646-4276.
Feed the Hungry | MARINA – Today through Dec. 15 the Marina Chamber of Commerce accepts food donations for the Food Bank for Monterey County. 9am-1pm. Chamber office, 3170 Vista Del Camino, Ste. C, Marina. Free. 384-9155.
MST Fare Increase | SEASIDE – Monterey-Salinas Transit holds a public hearing on its proposed fair increase and service reductions as a result of funding cuts from the state and county voters’ defeat of Measure Z, which would have upped the sales tax for local transportation projects. Tell MST what you think at today’s meeting, or submit written comments to: MST Board of Directors, One Ryan Ranch Road, Monterey, CA 93940; Fax to 899-3954 or email: email@example.com. Deadline for written comments is 10am on Dec. 5. 6pm. Meeting location: Boys & Girls Club, 1332 La Salle Ave., Seaside. Free. 1-888-MST-BUS1.
Green Building Expo | MONTEREY – Experts in green building practices and local suppliers discuss the latest trends, answer questions and show green building products and services at the city of Monterey’s Green Building Expo. Keynote speakers include Kevin Danaher, founder of Global Exchange, discussing green building and the local economy, and Paul Kephart, president of Rana Creek, who recently completed the green roof atop San Francisco’s renovated California Academy of Science. 2-7pm. Monterey Conference Center, One Portola Plaza, Monterey. Free. 646-3891.