Metro has developed resources and tools to provide our contracting community technical assistance and training on our building program requirements.
Contractor's Sustainability Plan Guidance Manual:
In 2018, Metro created a new reference document to assist contractors in documenting how they are fulfilling their compliance obligations associated with CalGreen. The Sustainability Plan program also collects evidence to highlight areas where contractors bringing the best innovative, sustainable practices to Metro projects.
Metro’s Environmental Construction Awareness (MECA) Program:
In 2018, ECSD launched a new website of resources and information to assist SBE/DBE contractors in developing robust project proposals that meet environmental requirements and expectations.
Tribal Cultural Resources:
As part of Metro’s implementation of AB 52 (2014), information is provided to California Native American tribes when Metro, as the lead agency under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), considers projects in the geographic area that is traditionally and culturally affiliated with the tribe.