Marin sets forum on environmental safety, equity

Equity is the focus of a public workshop next week on the county’s approach to environmental threats such as drought, wildfires and sea level rise.

Leslie Lacko, a county planner, said the county has been discussing its safety element in tandem with the housing element. Bringing the conversations together is a deliberate strategy to create housing goals that will not put vulnerable residents in harm’s way, she said.

The workshop is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday via teleconference. Meeting access information is at