S.F. Mayor Gavin Newsom and Jared Blumenfeld speak. This is not classic Newsom. Take a look:
This just in… San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has signed on as a presenter during the Ecocity World Summit 2008.
In this interview with two Ecocity World Summit Presenters, we see a little of the strategic vision being set forth in San Francisco. Mayor Gavin Newsom and director of the San Francisco Department of the Environment Jared Blumenfeld talk about the changes they’ve made, such as reversing the pay scale for garbage hauling companies – paying them more for less garbage, thereby encouraging recycling.