Monthly Archives: April 2011


April 6, 2011 – NBA Iron Man and 3 Time World Champion A.C. Green recognized the City of Tulare with the first ever California PACE™ Leadership Award on Tuesday, April 6th 2010, for their leadership and adoption of the California PACE™ Program.

Tulare Mayor Craig Vejvoda was presented the award on behalf of the city’s commitment to Energy and Water Efficiency. “This is a special day. We’ve been waiting for this program. I’m excited and the city’s excited to be the first to initiate this finance program in the state of California. We all look forward to the job creation opportunities and energy saving capability this program will bring our city,” Vejvoda said.

Pacific Housing & Finance Agency is the company who created the California PACE™ finance program for the City of Tulare. They now have plans to offer the program to other interested cities.