Margaret Rebecchi address press conference
Over 16,000 signatures were collected and delivered to the elections department on May 4.  Over 200 PROTECT MONTEREY COUNTY volunteers collected more than double the required number of signatures to qualify the fracking ban for the ballot. 


We are a Transition Initiative

Transitions is a global network of groups committed to building resilient communities by promoting local food, economies, energy and skills.

Our Goals

  • Enable communities to meet new challenges and new opportunities
  • Decrease use of fossil fuels and other non-renewable resources
  • Protect our environment

Our Actions CSMC’s community-based groups provide environmental education and encourage conservation of land, water, and energy; they promote waste reduction, ‘green’ building ordinances, public transportation, community gardens, and more.