And the Award Goes to…the City of Goleta!

The City of Goleta is the proud recipient of two Beacon Spotlight Awards for its commitment to sustainability and efforts to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and save energy. The City received the Platinum Level Award for 25% Energy Savings and the Gold Level Award in Sustainability Best Practices. The Spotlight Awards, given by the Institute for Local Government and the Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative, recognize the individual accomplishments of cities as they work towards completing the five elements necessary to receive the full Beacon Award.

Learn more about Goleta’s Sustainability & Climate Adaptation programs here. For additional information on the Beacon Program visit

Photo: Deputy City Manager Kathleen Trepa (left) and Sustainability Coordinator Cindy Moore holding the City’s two Beacon Spotlight Awards.