DGS is showcasing its green vehicles, green purchasing and bike share at this year’s Green California Summit and Exposition at the Sacramento Convention Center. The event goes through tomorrow.

Director Daniel C. Kim and Government Operations Agency Secretary Marybel Batjer were featured speakers at the keynote session.

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Director Daniel C. Kim highlights DGS’ green accomplishments during the keynote session.

“Under Governor Brown’s leadership, DGS has taken the lead in fighting climate change in state government operations. The department plays a major role in the greening of California, given our vast and varied reach,” said DGS Director Daniel C. Kim. “We at DGS have made sustainability one of our top five strategic goals, so nearly every division within DGS is directly implementing the governor’s green initiatives.”

Small business certification reps, green purchasing experts, CALGreen building code staff, and Division of the State Architect professionals are also taking part in the event.

Written by California Department of General Services

The Department of General Services (DGS) serves as business manager for the state of California. General Services helps to better serve the public by providing a variety of services to state agencies through procurement and acquisition solutions, real estate management and design, environmentally friendly transportation, professional printing, design and web services, and funding for the creation and construction of safe schools. The DGS vision: Excellence in the Business of Government!

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