Consider a Palo Alto-specific Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicle fee, tax and/or assessment to provide a disincentive for the ownership or use of a fossil fuel vehicle. Consider application of the fee, tax, or assessment to both residential households and workplaces and utilize the revenue to incentivize VMT (Vehicle Miles Traveled) reduction and EV adoption.
Welcome to the Forum for the 2020 Sustainability and Climate Action Plan! Please explore the Draft Co-Benefits and the draft Goals & Key Actions provided below at your own pace.
Within the Draft Co-Benefits Forum, you can review the proposed co-benefits in more detail and see what your neighbors have said. The Draft Co-Benefits Forum has now been closed to additional comments.
Within the Goals and Actions Forum, you can click the heart icon to indicate goals & key actions you think are important to Palo Alto, share your thoughts about why you like a particular goal or key action in the comment box, or read what your neighbors are saying.
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