RANCHO CORDOVA – Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) announced today his support for Governor Gavin Newsom’s comprehensive plan to reduce homelessness in California.
Governor Newsom has proposed a $1.4 billion plan to combat homelessness in California by allocating money to help pay rents, build more affordable housing, construct more shelters, and expand services. Governor Newsom has also directed agencies to locate public land that can be utilized for emergency shelters.
I started the day at Woodridge Elementary School in Foothill Farms participating in National Walk to School Day with Walk Sacramento. Walk to School Day is a great reminder to promote healthy living and safe routes for children to walk and bike to school in our community. Later this afternoon, Woodridge Elementary is hosting a bicycle safety class and obstacle course.
RANCHO CORDOVA – Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) released the following statement after news broke that a lawsuit settlement will permit Yosemite National Park to resume using its historic landmark names.
SACRAMENTO – On Wednesday, June 5th, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) honored the Wilton History Group as the 8th Assembly District’s 2019 Nonprofit of the Year.
Each year, the California Legislature hosts the California Nonprofit Day Celebration to recognize the many nonprofit organizations that make significant contributions to their communities and California.
Assemblyman Ken Cooley joined the California Legislative Women’s Caucus to recognize extraordinary women from across the state in celebration of Women’s History Month. This year, the Assemblyman honored Michelle Callejas of Sacramento.
SACRAMENTO – On Monday, January 28, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (Rancho Cordova) introduced AB 296, the Climate Innovation Act, that would award grants for the research, development, and acceleration of innovations and technologies mitigating the impacts of climate change. The program would award matching grant funds through a competitive peer review process to make advancement on significant challenges climate change poses.