Mayor McGinn Talks Green at the White House


At 10:30 a.m., you can watch a policy briefing at the White House here, featuring Shaun Donovan, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett; Oakland Mayor Jean Quan; Providence Mayor Angel Tavera; Angela Blackwell, founder and CEO of PolicyLink, and our own Seattle Mayor Michael “Mike” McGinn.

They’ll be holed up in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building talking about the greening of American cities. After the briefing there’s a panel on “Scaling Up the Energy Efficiency Industry: Stimulus and Beyond,” which lasts until 2 p.m. PST.